This folder contains sources and binaries for HFST functionalities.
The hfst-V.V.V.tar.gz file contains newest sources for building HFST API
library, command line tools and Python bindings on Unix and Mac.
The hfst-dev debian packages contain binaries for HFST API library and
command line tools.
hfstpyN-dev packages contain HFST bindings for Python 2 and 3.
The debian or ubuntu installations have the same requirements as source
packages. SFST back-end is excluded from the debian packages as it has
portability issues with hash_maps and hash_sets.
The install-hfst*-V.V.V_32-bit.exe files are experimental installers for
Windows. install-hfst-V.V.V_32-bit.exe contains all HFST command line
tools, install-hfst-[xfst|proc|ospell]-V.V.V_32-bit.exe files are
standalone installers for hfst-xfst, hfst-proc and hfst-ospell.
The supported way for mac installation is to use mac port tree with
See http://guide.macports.org/#development.local-repositories on how to
install one from hfst-macport-V.V.V.tar.gz.