Adjusting String Similarity Parameter for Accurate Result
TLDR The asked how to adjust string similarity parameter for accuracy. Kishore Nallan suggested to set
num_typos to 0, 1, or 2.
Aug 15, 2021 (25 months ago)
Kishore Nallan03:30 AM
num_typosto 0,1,2. Default is 2. Make it
1if you want to restrict fuzzy matches.
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