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query string

The actual characters in a search request sent to a query program. It typically contains the query command and search data. Query strings are widely used on the Web for search engine queries as well as links to databases. The query string characters are appended to the domain name in the URL using special characters such as ?, & and %. For example, to find the definition for "digital cinema," typing the words into a search box on a site might generate this hypothetical query string:

http://www.computerglossary.com/search?q=digital+cinema
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The prototype consists of query engine that takes the query string as input and pre-process it.
For example, using this framework to build a model for predicting nuclear power use of countries, a nonexpert user starts by giving the first component a query string "Nuclear power" that will be the output of the model, representing the quantity he or she aims to predict.
We will be using this to send the query string to the search intent:
Finding a string in a string collection such that it has similarity with a query string, is a problem adressed in a broad range of applications such as spelling correction, duplicate detection, flexible dictionary look-up and record linkage [25,26].
Any form of inputs like page headers, cookies, query string, hidden fields used on forms and forms fields used to gather some sort of input from the users should be validated.
If a malicious user enters " ' OR 1 = 1--' " and " ' ' " instead of a legitimate username and password into their respective fields the query string becomes as follows:
New filtering fields and the ability to type a raw query string into the GUI - just like the command line
When the queries were passed to the search engine to retrieve the information, it fetched the URLs from database which contains the word that was in query string.
In this method, along the request object, the query string is appended, but not in URL.
public void showStats (String command) { String query = ""; // create the required aggregate query string if (command.