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Apache OpenNLP 1.8.3 released

The Apache OpenNLP team is pleased to announce the release of Apache OpenNLP 1.8.3.

The Apache OpenNLP library is a machine learning based toolkit for the processing of natural language text.

It supports the most common NLP tasks, such as tokenization, sentence segmentation, part-of-speech tagging, named entity extraction, chunking, parsing, and coreference resolution.

Apache OpenNLP 1.8.3 binary and source distributions are available for download from our download page: download page

The OpenNLP library is distributed by Maven Central as well. See the Maven Dependency page for more details: Maven Dependency

What’s new in Apache OpenNLP 1.8.3

This release introduces new features, improvements and bug fixes. Java 1.8 and Maven 3.3.9 are required.

Additionally the release contains the following noteworthy changes: - New experimental API for Word Vectors and support for Glove vector files - Code cleanups and addition of test cases - Java 9 module name is now set to org.apache.opennlp.tools - All Sample objects now implement Serializable to better work with distributed frameworks like Apache Flink

A detailed list of the issues related to this release can be found in the release notes.

For a complete list of fixed bugs and improvements please see the README.html file included in the distribution.

--The Apache OpenNLP Team

27 October 2017