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CHANGES - Revision history for WordNet::Similarity


Version 2.07 (Released 10/05/2015)


Fix make test error in lesktrace.t due to overlap results returning in unpredictable orders - problem is documented here : and fix is provided by Phil Goetz, and involves sorting overlaps in to guarantee order in testing. Note that keys had to be regenerated after this fix installed using perl t/trace.t --key (TDP)


Install patch to fix WordNet version detection issues in Windows. Problem description and patch provided here :


add doc/ in order to create plain text documentation (TDP)


fix WordNet download location in install.pod (TDP)


update prereqs in Makefile.PL (TDP)

Version 2.05 (Released 06/16/2008)


Created new module WordNet::Similarity::FrequencyCounter containing common support code for information content programs. (Sid)


Updated all the frequency counting programs in /utils (* to use the common code in WordNet::Similarity::FrequencyCounter. (Sid)


Changed the default path to Perl from /usr/local/bin to /usr/bin in all scripts and tests in the package. (Sid)


Fixed incorrect handling of BNC header information. (Sid)


Modified the compoundify() method in WordNet::Tools to include compounds containing special characters (period, hyphen, forward-slash, single-quote). (Sid)


Updated compoundify() to handle larger compounds. (Sid)

Version 2.04 (Released 04/19/2008)

Version 2.03 (Released 03/11/2008)

Version 2.02 (Released 03/04/2008)

Version 2.01 (Released 10/14/2007)

Version 1.04 (Released 12/13/2006)

Version 1.03 (Released 04/14/2006)

Version 1.02 (Released 02/07/2006)

Version 1.01 (Released 12/21/2005)

Version 0.16 (Released 12/12/2005)

Version 0.15 (Re-released 12/11/2005)

Version 0.15 (Released 6/12/2005)

Version 0.14 (Released 6/9/2005)

Version 0.13 (Released 5/9/2005)

Version 0.12 (Released 10/29/04)

Version 0.11 (Released 09/23/04)

Version 0.10 (Released 09/03/04)

Version 0.09 (Released 05/19/04)

Version 0.08 (Released 04/28/04)

Version 0.07 (Released 03/24/04)

Version 0.06

Version 0.05

Version 0.04

Version 0.03

Version 0.01


  Ted Pedersen, University of Minnesota, Duluth
  tpederse at

  Siddharth Patwardhan, University of Utah, Salt Lake City
  sidd at

  Satanjeev Banerjee, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
  banerjee+ at

  Jason Michelizzi




Copyright (c) 2005, Ted Pedersen, Siddharth Patwardhan, Satanjeev Banerjee and Jason Michelizzi

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