[libvoikko] HFST backend is no longer experimental

Flammie Pirinen flammie at iki.fi
Sat Mar 16 20:20:51 EET 2013

2013-03-16, Harri Pitkänen sanoi:

> HFST backend of libvoikko is no longer experimental. It should be
> nearly ready for release and I would like to ask you to test it as
> much as possible so that we know if it works on all relevant
> platforms.

That is excellent news the hear, thanks.

> - Hfst-ospell is required for this thing to work. It must be
> configured with all optional features (support for ZIP decompression
> and XML parsing) or things will break badly.
> - I have used Hfst-ospell from SVN trunk and found some small bugs.
> Patch is attached to this bug report:
> http://sourceforge.net/p/hfst/bugs/165/ Later I noticed some more
> memory leaks coming from "voikkospell -s", those still need to be
> investigated and fixed.

I will try to look into these and roll a new package early next week if
everything is in order. It starts to be about time since there's lot of
improvement since previous release.

Flammie, computer scientist bachelor, linguist master, free software
Finnish localiser, and more! <http://www.iki.fi/flammie/>
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