TP Interview Question for SDE1s
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(Actually, any language is fine with me but it was a JS interview)
Given a large number of strings occurring on a web page, find the largest group of strings that are likely to be swapped with each other.
e.g mat, rat, groom, broom, cat
answer => mat, rat, cat and not groom, broom
I coded edit distance, got hopelessly lost beyond that.
As for hints, he said that it being a web page don't count on traversing a given string more than once.
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