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Clone of simstring designed to work with QuickUMLS. Original version here: http://chokkan.org/software/simstring/

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Orginal version by chokkan, available here. New version (compiles under macOS) from here.

Windows/Anaconda/VisualStudio specific steps:

  1. Make sure that iconv is available to your desired conda environment: conda install -c conda-forge libiconv
  2. Then, open a Visual Studio Developer Prompt (e.g. “VS 2015 x64 Developer Command Prompt” or “VS 2015 x86 Developer Command Prompt”)
  3. Now you can any of these commands to build or install:
python setup.py build
python setup.py install
  1. NOTE: If there is a failure that ‘rc.exe’ cannot be found, add the appropriate WindowKits binary path to PATH. More info on this here.

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