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From Siegfried Goeschl <siegfried.goes...@it20one.com>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Setup up new sandbox component "Commons Text" with git as primary vcs (Was: Re: [sandbox] New sandbox component)
Date Fri, 07 Nov 2014 15:17:39 GMT
+1

Cheers,

Siegfried Goeschl

> On 07 Nov 2014, at 09:47, Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> as disucssed, we'd like to create a new component which is focused on
> algorithms for string/text processing.
> 
> We (= Bruno and I) would like to create this new component with git as
> primary vcs right away, which will make Commons Text the second Commons
> component to use git. Please let me know if you have objections against
> this. I'll open an INFRA ticket for the new git repo, this weekend.
> 
> Thanks!
> Benedikt
> 
> 2014-10-27 12:57 GMT+01:00 Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org>:
> 
>> 
>> 
>> 2014-10-27 12:32 GMT+01:00 Bruno P. Kinoshita <brunodepaulak@yahoo.com.br>
>> :
>> 
>>> Hi Benedikt!
>>>> Just let me know if you need help with the bootstraping of the new
>>> project.
>>> Yes, please :)
>>> 
>> 
>> I'll give folks some more time to share their thoughts about this and
>> create the new project then.
>> 
>> 
>>> 
>>>> Maybe we should even announce this on announce@. There my be other
>>> projects interested in a library like this (for example Apache Tika [1])
>>> Good idea! Should we drop a note there once the project has been created
>>> or after we already have some code in there?
>>> 
>> 
>> The latter seems appropriate to me.
>> 
>> 
>>> 
>>> Thanks!Bruno
>>> 
>>> 
>>>      From: Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org>
>>> To: Commons Developers List <dev@commons.apache.org>; Bruno P.
>>> Kinoshita <brunodepaulak@yahoo.com.br>
>>> Sent: Monday, October 27, 2014 5:45 AM
>>> Subject: Re: [sandbox] New sandbox component
>>> 
>>> No objections from my site. I think this is a good idea. Just let me know
>>> if you need help with the bootstraping of the new project. Maybe we should
>>> even announce this on announce@. There my be other projects interested
>>> in a library like this (for example Apache Tika [1])
>>> 
>>> Benedikt
>>> 
>>> [1] http://tika.apache.org/
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 2014-10-27 0:41 GMT+01:00 Bruno P. Kinoshita <brunodepaulak@yahoo.com.br
>>>> :
>>> 
>>> Hello all,
>>> At the moment I'm working with data matching and record linkage, and had
>>> to port some existing string comparison algorithms found in several open
>>> source projects (fuzzy-search-tools, simmetrics, lingpipe, [lang], [codec]).
>>> At that time I noticed LANG-591 [1], which suggests a more complex
>>> levenshtein distance algorithm. There are several other algorithms too
>>> (damerau-levenshtein, jaro, jaro-wrinkler, jaccard, bitap, q-gram, soundex,
>>> metaphone). Instead of trying to put them all in, say, [lang], I'd like to
>>> experiment with a new [text] component in the sandbox, if there are no
>>> objections.
>>> I will take a look at the existing code and its license, but most of
>>> these algorithms have good Wiki pages with pseudo code available; as well
>>> as academic papers.
>>> Maybe this component could be useful for other projects like [lang],
>>> Lucene, larsga/Duke, and Talend Open Studio. And even though my initial use
>>> case for this would be string comparison, I think it could support other
>>> use cases too.
>>> Thoughts on this? Anyone else interested on such a component?
>>> Thanks!Bruno
>>> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LANG-591
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
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>>> 
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>>> 
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>>> 
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>>> 
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>>> http://people.apache.org/~britter/
>>> http://www.systemoutprintln.de/
>>> http://twitter.com/BenediktRitter
>>> http://github.com/britter
>>> 
>> 
> 
> 
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