Algorithm used by difflib.get_close_match

Jon Clements joncle at googlemail.com
Tue Sep 2 15:29:57 CEST 2008


On Sep 2, 2:17 pm, Guillermo <guillermo.lis... at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Does anyone know whether this function uses edit distance? If not,
> which algorithm is it using?
>
> Regards,
>
> Guillermo

help(difflib.get_close_matches) will give you your first clue...



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