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Module for the Hunspell spellchecker engine

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ABOUT PYHUNSPELL

Pyhunspell is a set of Python bindings for the Hunspell spellchecker engine. It lets developers load Hunspell dictionaries, check words, get suggestions, add new words, etc. It also provides some basic morphological analysis related methods.

INSTALLATION

Make sure that python-dev and libhunspell-dev are installed.

You can install this package using pip: > pip install pyhunspell

Or from source using the following command as root: > python setup.py install

USAGE

>>> import hunspell
>>> hobj = hunspell.HunSpell('/usr/share/myspell/en_US.dic', '/usr/share/myspell/en_US.aff')
>>> hobj.spell('spookie')
False
>>> hobj.suggest('spookie')
['spookier', 'spookiness', 'spooky', 'spook', 'spoonbill']
>>> hobj.spell('spooky')
True
>>> hobj.analyze('linked')
[' st:link fl:D']
>>> hobj.stem('linked')
['link']
>>>

LICENSE

PyHunspell itself is licensed under the LGPL version 3 or later, see lgpl-3.0.txt and gpl-3.0.txt. The files in the debian/ directory and setup.py are licensed under the GPL version 3.

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