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A tool which makes life hard for students who try to make theirs simple.

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A tool which makes life hard for students who try to make theirs simple.


Get it from PyPI:

$ pip install plagdef

Or build it yourself:

$ git clone git://
$ python -m pip install -e .



This library is used for improved PDF text extraction.
To install its necessary dependencies for your operating system take a look at:

And don't forget to download the German language pack to your tessdata folder from here:


After (important!) you installed PlagDef, install the libmagic library.
PlagDef uses it to detect character encodings.
Further instructions can be found here:


Run the GUI:

$ plagdef-gui

Or if you prefer a CLI:

$ plagdef -h


Clone the repo and install dependencies:

$ git clone git://
$ pipenv install --dev

Publish to PyPI

In your virtual environment build and upload PlagDef:

$ python -m build
$ twine upload dist/*

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