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Lecture Notes in Computer Science
This paper introduces a new approach to add fault-tolerance to a fulltext retrieval system. The weighted pattern morphing technique circumvents some of the disadvantages of the widely used edit distance measure and can serve as a front end to almost any fast non fault-tolerant search engine. The technique enables approximate searches by carefully generating a set of modified patterns (morphs) from the original user pattern and by searching for promising members of this set by a nondoi:10.1007/978-3-540-24752-4_25 fatcat:6ajihxiih5flnanrfutcsawol4