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Posted 22 Mar 2006

Fast, memory efficient Levenshtein algorithm

, 26 Mar 2012 CPOL
A version of the Levenshtein algorithm that uses 2*Min(StrLen1,StrLen2) bytes instead of StrLen1*StrLen2 bytes.



Compare Revision Minor Date Status Editor
4 - publicly available No 5-Jul-15 23:42 Available Sean Ewington
Initial creation
3 No 5-Jul-15 17:02 Pending Sten Hjelmqvist
The reference was updated
2 No 25-Mar-12 21:59 Available Sten Hjelmqvist
1 No 26-Mar-06 18:17 Available Rinish Biju


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Sten Hjelmqvist
Software Developer (Senior) SEB bank
Sweden Sweden
I work as a developer in the 'Risk control' department at SEB bank in Stockholm,Sweden and I have been designing software since the early 80's.

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