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Is There a Way To Search for a Single Letter Within Any Word When Using Oracle Text Search (OTS)? (Doc ID 2026118.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2023

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Is there a way to search for a single letter within any word when using OracleTextSearch (OTS), since there is no substring operator available

Example: When searching for the value of 'w' in any metadata field, it should return the following results:

water, awesome, w&ater, w

If there is no way to do this in OTS, can it be done using a different search solution?


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