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Announcements with 3.4.1

The following upcoming changes to V‑Spark are being announced. These changes are not present in V‑Spark 3.4.1, but you should review your use of V‑Spark and prepare for changes to these aspects of its use:

  1. In application scoring searches, the underscore character ('_'), a wildcard matching 0 or more words, and the '-->' character combination, matching phrases in consecutive speaker turns, are being deprecated in favor of the '~n' (search for phrases appearing up to n words apart) and '~t' (search for phrases appearing within the same speaker turn) expressions.