diacritic-regex-helperA small node.js module that helps to find strings containing diacritics with regular expressions. Useful for accentued search in MongoDB.
$ npm install diacritic-regex-helper
var diacriticHelper = require("diacritic-regex-helper"); var toFind = "noel"; var txt = "Vive le Père-Noël !"; // Without diactric-helper var result1 = txt.replace(new RegExp("noel","gi"), "Fouettard") console.log(result1); // With diactric-helper var result2 = txt.replace(new RegExp(diacriticHelper(toFind),"gi"), "Fouettard") console.log(result2);
Console output :
Vive le Père-Noël ! Vive le Père-Fouettard !
DisclaimerThis package is exactly the same as this one by steevelefort. For some reason it was making Meteor apps to throw an error so I decided to publish it again and now it's working ok. All the credit goes to steevelefort.