[Zope] searching with foreign characters in the ZCatalog

Andreas Jung lists at zopyx.com
Thu Oct 11 00:07:13 EDT 2007

--On 10. Oktober 2007 15:42:05 -0400 "Wohnlich, Eric (IMS)" 
<WohnlichE at imsweb.com> wrote:

> As far as I can tell, using any of the default index types that come with
> Zope 2 (FieldIndex, TextIndex, whatever) if you do a search for "Jurgen"
> it will not match "Jürgen".  In my opinion, this is correct - "Jurgen"
> is spelled incorrectly.  However, I am having some clients push hard to
> have it behave differently.  From what I've looked at, I haven't seen a
> way to make FieldIndex ignore or somehow manipulate "special" characters,
> nor have I seen any products that provide a new index type to
> specifically deal with this.  Does anyone know if there is something out
> there to help with this?

Look at TextIndexNG3 and its normalization support.

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