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Posted Monday, March 16, 2009 3:47 PM
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In an effort to compare the text of two stored procedures, I generalized the problem and created code that will match subsequences of any two given sequences. I first created an iterative algorithm, then later rewrote it as a recursive CTE that blows the doors off of the original (the most recent code can be found under

I'm curious if anyone could suggest an alternative to this approach, let me know if I'm missing anything, etc.? I wrote about my findings in my blog:

Jesse McLain
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