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Python clases for detecting languges.

Project description

What is this package

The languagedet package implements language detection using stopwords and trigrams. It has three clases:

  • languagedet.stopwords.StopWordsDetector: detects language using stopword lists.
  • languagedet.textcat.TextCatDetector: uses the libexttexcat library for language detection.
  • languagedet.mixed.MixedDetector: uses StopWordsDetector and if it fails then use TextCatDetector.

Intallation

This package depends on the libexttextcat library. To install it in Ubuntu:

$ sudo apt-get install build-essential python-dev libexttextcat-dev

Now you can install using pip:

$ pip install languagedet

Example

In [1]: from languagedet.mixed import MixedDetector

In [2]: det = MixedDetector()

In [3]: det.available
Out[3]:
['fr',
 'en',
 'de',
 'it',
 'da',
 'fi',
 'hu',
 'es',
 'ru',
 'nl',
 'pt',
 'no',
 'tr',
 'sv']

In [4]: det('biblioteca para la detectar idioma')
Out[4]: 'es'

Changelog

Version 0.1.1

  • Modified setup.py.
  • Added a README.txt.
  • Added a MANIFEST.in to include data files missing in version 0.1.
  • Removed dependencies form cython and setuptools-cython.

Version 0.1

  • Initial version.
  • Support for language detectión using stopwords and the exttextcat library.

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