[SHR] illume predictive keyboard is too slow

Al Johnson openmoko at mazikeen.demon.co.uk
Thu Jan 29 16:19:02 CET 2009

On Thursday 29 January 2009, Michal Brzozowski wrote:
> 2009/1/29 Olof Sjobergh <olofsj at gmail.com>
> > It did not mean all possible misspellings should be included, only the
> > normalisation which removes accented chars etc. So for normal English,
> > there would be almost no extra size compared to now. The current way
> > of correcting typos by checking all combinations from neighbouring
> > keys would work just like today.
> Ok, now I understand. This is a very good idea then. Is there any
> explanation available on how the keyboard does typo correcting? I mean the
> algorithm it uses.

The wiki page links to a thread where Raster explains the process in great 


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