Extended Java WordNet Library Updated

ANN: Extended Java WordNet Library Updated

About extJWNL

extJWNL (Extended Java WordNet Library) is a Java API for creating, reading and updating dictionaries in WordNet format. extJWNL is an upgraded version of JWNL. The library was improved and now features support for:

  • creating, editing and writing dictionaries
  • encodings, including UTF-8
  • Java generics
  • huge dictionaries
  • instance dictionaries and static singletone dictionary
  • Maven
  • ewn: command-line tool to browse, create and edit dictionaries in WordNet format
  • thread-safe
  • and more

About Current Release

The 1.7.1 release contains these improvements:

  • ewn tool works out of the box with WordNet 3.1 (data included)
  • memory and resource dictionaries added
  • support for windows versions of wordnets < 2.1 dropped
  • support for static instances dropped
  • commons-logging replaced with slf4j
  • several bugs fixed
  • test coverage improved
  • exception handling improved
  • jndi support dropped
  • database synset loading fixed

Resources

Posted by Aliaksandr Autayeu 2014-01-13