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RubyFlow The Ruby and Rails community linklog


The Ruby and Rails community linklog

Made a library? Written a blog post? Found a useful tutorial? Share it with the Ruby community here or just enjoy what everyone else has found!

Alphabets Benchmarks - How many ways to unaccent a text string? And the winner is...

Hello, let’s try out half a dozen ways to unaccent a text string? What’s the fastest way to turn AÄÁaäá EÉeé IÍiíï NÑnñ OÖÓoöó Ssß UÜÚuüú into AAAaaa EEee IIiii NNnn OOOooo Ssss UUUuuu? Let’s benchmark and the winner is… Spoiler: gsub . Can you find a faster way? Show us. Happy data (and text) wrangling with ruby. Cheers. Prost.

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