RE: search ignoring diacritics

From: Yves Arrouye (
Date: Mon May 21 2001 - 18:32:46 EDT

> Peter> - normalise both data and search string - delete /
> ignore all
> Peter> characters with general category Mn

It worked well for us too. Someone mentionned to me once though that U+3099
and U+309A should be preserved in order not to change the meaning of words,
and we do so. But maybe this is not necessary?


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