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How to calculate % match between two text strings (part II)

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HI,

I would like to improve the performance the following algorithm, any suggestions?
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Databases/MS_Access/Q_21868278.html

Thanks!

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This looks good, haven't had time to code it yet.

Anyone got a simple code or pseudo-code listing? i need to put into Visual Basic.
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There's pseudo code for longest common subsequence at the link
there's Levenshtein distance in Visual Basic at
http://svn.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.cgi/*checkout*/dedupe/vb_source/vb_levenshtein.bas?rev=11
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Thanks, the vb link is faster than the code i have already, so that does it for now.
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