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Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc]built-in support for dictionary words
From: Vicente Botet (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-03-28 12:39:46

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From: "Phil Endecott" <spam_from_boost_dev_at_[hidden]>
To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Saturday, March 28, 2009 1:30 PM
Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc]built-in support for dictionary words

> kannan venkat wrote:
>> Hi ,I am a student applying for GSoC 2009. I had an idea of providing
>> inbuilt support for English words found on the dictionary.
> There was a thread a few days ago about Bloom filters, did you see
> that? Several people expressed an interest. I think that a Bloom
> filter would work well for the problem you describe i.e. checking
> password strength. Is this the sort of thing that you have in mind?
> For substring searching things get more complicated e.g. suffix trees.
> I guess there would be interest in that too, if it could be done in the
> available time.

As you know I would like to see Bloom Filters in Boost.

It would be great if this support for dictionaries come with them.


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