[Corpora-List] Announcing release of FreeLing 4.0

Lluís Padró padro at lsi.upc.edu
Wed May 18 18:47:27 CEST 2016

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Dear Colleagues

We are glad to announce the release of FreeLing 4.0

FreeLing is an open source C++ library providing a wide range of

language analysis facilities (from tokenization to coreference

resolution) for over a dozen languages.

* What's new in FreeLing 4.0

- License changed from GPL to Affero-GPL

- Improved thread-safety.

- APIs for Java, Perl, Python, PHP, and Ruby.

- New modules/functionalities:

- Statistical dependency parsing

- Statistical Semantic Role Labelling

- Semantic Graph extraction

- Automatic summarization

- Improved coreference resolution

- Compound analysis module

- 'analyzer' meta-module to wrap whole analysis pipelines

- New input/output handling modules to load from customizable

CoNLL fomat and dump results in XML, json, or CoNLL formats

- Easy-to-use MSVC project files to compile FreeLing on windows

- New languages:

- German (PoS-tagging, dependencies, SRL)

- Croatian (dependencies -requires external PoS tagger-)

- Slovene (PoS-tagging, WSD, dependencies)

- Norwegian (PoS-tagging)

Please visit http://nlp.cs.upc.edu/freeling for details.

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Lluís Padró

Computer Science Departament

TALP Research Center


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