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Module suggestions for parsing query words (ala google)?
You'll definitely want to check out Search-Query. In particular check out Search::Query::Dialect::SQL. This is exactly the problem it tries to solve.
Thanks for the reply!
This what I was looking for originally!
I'll probably use the hand coded regex from BrowserUk above for my proof of concept prototype and use this module for the eventual real implementation.
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