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Re: Help with words scrambled

by Perlbotics (Canon)
on Nov 01, 2011 at 13:56 UTC ( #935125=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Help with words scrambled

Perhaps the following modules, together with a dictionary and a few lines of Perl will do?


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Re^2: Help with words scrambled
by GrandFather (Sage) on Nov 01, 2011 at 19:56 UTC

    Except that you probably shouldn't use Text::Soundex for almost anything. It is a hashing technique for matching names that follow common patterns for English given names and surnames. It works by dropping various letters, combining various letter sequences and truncating the result. It is an interesting but fairly blunt instrument good for grouping names or adding "see also" entries in a telephone book in England and a few other English speaking countries, but much less useful for any other purpose.

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[cbeckley]: It's nascent, and probably looks like baby Perl to the veterans.
[cbeckley]: I have several questions about it's future development. But it seems like a lot of code to put in a sopw.
[cbeckley]: Should I put the module and example calling code in cufp, and then ask questions in sopw?
[haukex]: You can put it in SOPW, but use <readmore> tags
[haukex]: Also you might want to label it "code review"
[haukex]: Unless you have specific questions, in which case SSCCE's are much better

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