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#15889 closed enhancement (fixed)

'spelled like' operator

Reported by: maxerickson@… Owned by: maxerickson@…
Priority: normal Milestone: 18.10
Component: Core Version:
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Description

It would be useful to be able to write validation rules that checked for misspellings of a given word. spelledLike("Street") could match strings like "Steet" or "Sreet".

It's currently possible to do this just by creating all the possibilities, which is pretty tedious.

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comment:1 Changed 9 months ago by stoecker

Owner: changed from team to maxerickson@…
Status: newneedinfo

We already have a validator spell checker function. Why do you need additional spell checker?

comment:2 Changed 9 months ago by maxerickson@…

I'd like to be able to use mapcss to specify words to check in arbitrary tag values (like names). Quite a few people make minor typos. A full dictionary doesn't make any sense but checking for values that are similar to frequently used words (like Street, Avenue, School, etc) would be useful.

comment:3 Changed 3 weeks ago by simon04

Resolution: fixed
Status: needinfoclosed

In 14371/josm:

fix #15889 - add MapCSS function is_similar

This function tests if two strings are similar. Logic extracted from SimilarNamedWays validation test.

comment:4 Changed 3 weeks ago by simon04

Milestone: 18.10

comment:5 Changed 3 weeks ago by Don-vip

SimilarNamedWays.getLevenshteinDistance should be deprecated rather than removed. I'm almost sure some plugins are using it.

comment:6 Changed 3 weeks ago by simon04

In 14373/josm:

see #15889 - deprecate SimilarNamedWays.getLevenshteinDistance

comment:7 Changed 2 weeks ago by Klumbumbus

Could you please document it at wiki:/Help/Styles/MapCSSImplementation?

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