A first version is now available under
The sources are available in the CVS. Because of some
SF problems I could not make a tarball yet.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard Boulton" <email@example.com>
To: "Andreas Jung" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, December 15, 2001 17:35
Subject: Re: [Snowball-discuss] Python bindings for Snowball
> On Sat, 2001-12-15 at 20:40, Andreas Jung wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > I found Snowball so cool that I have written Python bindings for
> > - with support for all nine Snowball stemmers !
> I count twelve stemmers now...
> > I will release the bindings soon on Sourceforge. If anyone is interested
> > in a pre-release, let me know.
> Excellent! I've just done a bit of work on making a simple and
> consistent interface for C: consisting of three functions:
> struct sb_stemmer *
> sb_stemmer_create(const char * language);
> sb_stemmer_release(struct sb_stemmer * stemmer);
> const char *
> sb_stemmer_stem(struct sb_stemmer * stemmer,
> const char * word, int size);
> (This code is in the libstemmer directory in the CVS - the Makefile
> needs tweaking so that it compiles the code as a library, but other than
> that the work is done.)
> I'd like to collaborate, to ensure that the bindings for all languages
> are as consistent as possible. Definitely interested in a pre-release.
> I'd also like to try and keep all snowball related material easy to find
> - so ideally I'd like to see the bindings being added to the website.
> I'd be very happy to help set this up.
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