use-revolution digest, Vol 1 #284 - 12 msgs
dsc at swcp.com
Sat Mar 23 20:49:01 CST 2002
On Saturday, March 23, 2002, at 05:32 PM, Matt Denton wrote:
> Short of writing a small parser (not a hard task), does anyone
> know of commands/methods of handling these characters? My task is
> to match typed text in a field with a text that may or may not
> have diacritical marks, a field of about 32K of text data.
Just a wild idea...
In a copy "replace" all diacritical letters with the canonical
letters. (See "replace" command." Process with that.
There might be some advantage to using the htmlText where you can
refer to a letter as é or the like. Perhaps this would work
better on multiple platforms.
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