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Version: 5.0.8-3.1
* Tue Jul 01 2014
- Update to version 5.0.8:
  + Fix handling of initial letters in ordered lists.
  + Fix another serious error in constituent printing, introduced
    in 4.8.0.
  + New emoticon support was clobbering certain number expressions.
  + Misc English dict fixes, more verb-wall connectors.
- Changes from version 5.0.7:
  + Compile fixes in SAT solver.
  + Add missing verb-wall connectors for is, hasn't, haven't,
    hadn't, etc.
  + Remove verb-wall connector for imperative verbs.
  + Fix serious error in constituent printing, introduced in 5.0.3.
  + Fix old bug in command-line handling of options.
  + Fix parsing of various ordered lists, including some tables of
- Ensure perl bindings are installed in vendorlib instead of
  sitelib (by replacnig the perl calls using sed in configure).
- Create new subpackage perl-clinkgrammar; require the same from
  the -devel package.
* Thu Apr 24 2014
- Update to version 5.0.6:
  + Fix: JSON output format missing brace.
  + Fix: serious error in Russian morphology printing.
- Changes from version 5.0.5:
  + Fix packaging bug with the English dictionary.
* Thu Apr 17 2014
- Update to version 5.0.4:
  + Expanded unit tests for capitalization.
  + Fix who questions: "Who are they?", "Who are you?", etc.
  + Provide verb-wall linkage for many questions.
  + Add Biblical naming idioms: "Lud, son of Shem, ...".
  + Fix MacOSX build break.
  + Fix the 'make clean' target to not remove critical files.
  + Fix broken emoticon support in English dict.
  + Remove obsolete entity detection tokens from Englsh dict.
  + Fix broken equation parsing.
- Changes from version 5.0.3:
  + Minor memory usage optimization
  + Fix unit test: suppress printing of empty word, and of
  + Fix: Swig and python were meant to be optional, not required!
- Changes from version 5.0.2:
  + Expanded unit tests.
  + Fix another sqlite3-dev build break.
- Changes from version 5.0.1:
  + Dictionary debugging print fixes.
  + Print summary of parse statistics when in batch mode.
  + Generalize the notion of prefix/suffix to arbitrary classes.
  + Fixes for German adjectives.
  + Fix build break when sqlite3-dev not installed.
  + Fix regression in Russian morphology handling.
- Add gcc-c++ BuildRequires: new dependency.
* Wed Apr 02 2014
- Update to version 5.0.0:
  + License upgrade to LGPLv2.1.
  + Arabic dictionaries, from Jon Dehdari
  + Persian dictionaries, from Jon Dehdari
  + Support for Hebrew tokenization, from Amir P.
  + Fix wild-card matching for user-supplied word lookup.
  + Prototype Turkish dictionary from Can Bruce.
  + Re-arrange programming language bindings directory.
  + Adopt the orphaned/unsupported pylinkgrammar Python bindings.
  + Deprecate the obsolete CNode interface.
  + Provide low-level perl bindings.
  + Adopt the orphaned/unsupported Ocaml bindings.
  + Support affirmative replies: "Who did it?" "John's evil twin."
  + Expanded Lithuanian dictionary.
  + Minor disjunct printing fixes.
  + Fix: "Mary is too XXX to talk to."
  + Prototype Hebrew dictionary from Amir P.
  + Change !suffixes flag to !morphology.
  + Introduce a bi-directional connector, for free-word-order
  + Introduce a symmetric-AND operator, for free-word-order
  + Add demo shell script for running the JSON parse server.
  + Bugfix: Java server failing when input sentence has commas in
  + New !test and !debug commands for selective debugging support.
  + Print post-processing rejection message, when !bad is enabled.
  + Remove some deprecated functions for C API.
  + Remove all deprecated functions from Java API.
  + Initial support for an SQL-backed dynamic dictionary.
* Mon Feb 03 2014
- Update to version 4.8.6:
  + Fix minor OSX compiler warnings.
  + Check for presence of Java ant before assuming it is there.
  + Fix crash on certain sentences containing equals sign.
  + Fix parsing of lists (blah, blah and blah).
  + Fix build break for uClibc systems (Gentoo).
  + Allow ungrammatical usage of 'ages' instead of 'aged'.
  + Fix crash on certain sentences containing words with periods.
* Fri Jan 24 2014
- Update to version 4.8.5:
  + Update memory usage accounting; fix accounting bugs.
  + Fix Java garbage collection bug.
  + Fix numerous compiler warnings in the SAT-solver code.
  + Fix build-break involving multiple declaration of 'Boolean'.
- Changes from version 4.8.4:
  + Fix build break for Mac OSX.
- Changes from version 4.8.3:
  + Create new msvc12 build files, restore old msvc9 files.
  + Revert location of the Windows mbrtowc declaration.
  + Add verb-wall connector for present participles.
  + Fix build-time include file directory paths.
  + Provide the 'any' language to enumerate all possible linkages.
  + Fix recognition of U+00A0, c2 a0, NO-BREAK SPACE as whitespace.
  + Improve parse-time performance of exceptionally long sentences.
  + Fix crash on certain sentences containing equals sign.
* Sat Dec 14 2013
- Update to version 4.8.2:
  + More windows UTF-8/multi-byte fixes (for Russian).
  + Add missing JSONUtils file.
- Changes from version 4.8.1:
  + Ongoing work on viterbi.
  + Updated MSVC9 project files.
  + Fix important bug in Java services: return top parses, not
    random ones.
  + Java: for the link-diagram string, do not limit to 80 char term
  + Windows: UTF-8 fixes so that Russian works in most windows
* Fri Oct 25 2013
- Update to version 4.8.0:
  + Support bulleted, numbered lists.
  + New link types from Lian Ruiting, for identifying the
  + C API: remove some deprecated functions.
  + Java:
  - Fix bug when totalling WordNet word-sense score.
  - Add info to README about using the JSON parse server.
  - Remove many deprecated functions.
  - Fix silent failure when library is not found.
  - Add support for fetching the ASCII-art diagram string.
  - Fix insane language selection initialization.
  + Fixed:
  - "The pig runs SLOWER than the cat."
  - Conjoined superlatives: "... the longest and the farthest."
  - "inside" can be used with conjunction: "near or inside..."
  - Conjoined question modifiers: "exactly when and precisely
  - issue 59: crash/corruption when dictionary opened twice.
  - Assorted exclamations.
  - "he answered yes".
* Sat Jun 22 2013
- Update to version 4.7.14:
  + Fix build break on MacOSX.
- Changes from version 4.7.13:
  + Remove trailing carriage return in MSVC6 filenames.
  + Performance improvement: avoid excess system timer calls.
  + Unicode fixes for Windows.
  + Fix: "... a purseful of pesos"; other currency fixes.
  + MinGW, unicode fixes.
* Mon May 27 2013
- Update to version 4.7.12:
  + Large fixes to the Russian dictionaries.
  + Windows: Explicitly fail if cygwin version is too old.
  + Tweak the lt dict to work again with the modern parser.
  + Make the fat linkages code be compile-time configurable.
  + Disable fat linkages by default; mark as deprecated.
  + Fix SAT-solver build; recent changes had broken it.
  + Export read-dict.h as a public API.
  + Ongoing development of the Viterbi prototype.
  + Windows: some UTF8/widechar refactoring.
  + Java bindings: add method to set the language.
  + CMake: add version checking to the CMakefile.
  + Fix: failed handling of capitalized first word for Russian.
  + Fix: stemming failures in many cases.
  + Add flag to suppress stem-suffix printing.
  + Windows: Fixes to MSVC6 build files.
  + Fix: hash-table bug affecting Russian dictionaries.
* Sun Mar 24 2013
- Update to version 4.7.11:
  + Fix build bug introduced recently.
  + MSVC6 build environment fixes.
  + Ongoing development of the Viterbi prototype.
* Tue Mar 12 2013
- Update to version 4.7.10:
  + New: Russian dictionaries.
  + Improve prefix, suffix handling and stemming.
  + Fix: add "gurgle.n" to dictionary.
  + Improve memory utilization (remove pointless malloc/free).
  + Fix: UTF8 multi-byte diagram printing.
  + Add UTF8 multi-byte editline support, when available.
  + Include Common Lisp bindings.
  + Ongoing work on pre-alpha Viterbi decoder.
  + Fix: Bug 55: aspell header file included even if disabled.
  + Updated MSVC6, MSVC9 project files.
  + New, improved search for java jni.h.
  + Faster counting of disjuncts for the !! command.
  + The !! command now shows regex entries and stem+suffix splits.
* Tue Nov 06 2012
- Update to version 4.7.9:
  + Fix: Poor comma chocies: "The man, that you saw...".
  + Fix: Add more java jni.h search paths.
  + Fix: Warning in java JSON interface.
  + Fix: weren't constructions: "If it weren't for Sally, ..."
  + Fix: Better support for ellipsis ...
  + Fix: strangely: "He is behaving very strangely"
  + Fix: assorted usages of yes, no, maybe
  + Fix: "being" in subordinate clauses: "The blade being dull,
    he ..."
  + Fix: Build failure for Mac OSX.
  + Fix: "... this time for real".
  + Fix: "... the impudence to laugh."
  + Fix: "we two", "us two"
  + Fix: very old parse bug, using "enough"
  + Fix: assorted profanity as synonyms to "else"
  + Fix: whoever, whomever
  + Fix: decade possessives: "It's a 60's hit"
  + Fix: "... chances that ... could be ..."
  + Fix: "Do you have it ready?"
  + Fix: "What John wants are those cats"
  + Fix: greetings
  + Fix: misc verbs: wave, ink, kiss, bake, corral, crown, decant,
    rope, slice, ink, butter, proclaim, make, give, bid, bade,
  + Fix: titles can behave as indefinite nouns.
  + Fix: somewhere, near, nearby, halfway, about.
  + Fix: police-interrogation style questions.
* Sat Oct 13 2012
- Drop hunspell-devel BuildRequires, as it is not used anyway.
- Drop hack for a obsolete openSUSE version, not needed anymore.
* Thu Oct 11 2012
- Update to version 4.7.8:
  + Ongoing work on pre-alpha Viterbi decoder.
  + Fix include file paths so that 'make install' doesn't cause
  + Fix build break due to bad include file paths in Makefiles.
* Wed Oct 10 2012
- Update to version 4.7.7:
  + Fix configure to not bomb if c++ is not found.
  + Fix configure to explicitly require c++ only if sat-solver
  + Dictionary: parse comma in "Monsters, Inc."
  + Update README about Viterbi algo.
  + Update MSVC6 project file.
  + Use enums for constituent display style.
  + Move command-line parser to its own directory.
  + Portability fixes for Windows.
  + Fix: "Show results from today"
  + Fix: conjoined imperatives.
  + Fix: qualified conditional clauses
  + Fix: conjoined irregular verbs: seem, appear, do, be, prove,
  + Disable fat link code via conditional compile.
  + Fix: "a lot of", "a gaggle of" now treated as quantifying
  + Fix: likewise: "gallons of", "grams of" volume measures as
  + Update German dictionary so that it actually loads.
  + Fix: assorted "but not", "not very" constructions.
  + Pre-alpha implementation of Viterbi decoder started.
  + Fix: conjunctions of optionally ditransitive verbs.
* Sat Apr 28 2012
- Update to version 4.7.6:
  + fast-match.c: unroll recursive call into loop.
  + Fix accidental inclusion of internal header file from public
    header file.
- Drop link-grammar-install-include.patch: No longer needed, as the
  header is no longer referenced by the main header.
* Thu Apr 26 2012
- Add link-grammar-install-include.patch: install additional header
  referenced by the main header, to fix build failure in abiword.
* Tue Apr 17 2012
- Update to version 4.7.5:
  + Remove several duplicate given names.
  + Remove several dozen duplicated idioms.
  + Some intransitive verbs are actually transitive in rare cases.
  + Clean up misc minor compiler warnings.
  + Use enum not int for the cost-model type.
  + Update the man page to reflect actual command usage.
  + Start using -O3 optimization for another 2% perf improvment.
  + Fix --enable/--disable flags.
  + New AM_SILENT_RULES for less noisy build.
  + Remove malloc-dbg.c from the MSVC9 project file.
- Add gcc-c++ BuildRequires: it is now needed for the build.
* Thu Jul 07 2011
- Stop using source service to download the tarball, as Factory
  will move away from this.