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Re: Case-Insensitve Text Comparison

From: Shane Ambler <pgsql(at)Sheeky(dot)Biz>
To: Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog(at)svana(dot)org>
Cc: Jeff Davis <pgsql(at)j-davis(dot)com>, Andrew Sullivan <ajs(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Case-Insensitve Text Comparison
Date: 2008-06-02 19:50:32
Message-ID: 48444F08.4050505@Sheeky.Biz (view raw or flat)
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To diverge a little -


Bit of a nood question along these lines -

Does LIKE and ILIKE take into consideration the locale allowing 
insensitive searches in any locale setting?


I know that LIKE can use an index if you don't start the match with a 
wild card. ILIKE doesn't seem to. Is or would it be possible to get 
ILIKE to use a properly configured index as well?



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