Calculating Text Match Score as a Percentage
TLDR Rohit asked how to determine a percentage match for text searches. Kishore Nallan explained the computation process and shared about an upcoming feature that will provide more detailed statistics.
Dec 15, 2021 (25 months ago)
Hello World!and I search for
Hello. How can I know its a 45-50% match?
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