verbiste - french conjugation system
g++ prog.cpp `pkg-config --cflags --libs libxml-2.0` -lverbiste-0.1
is a library that can conjugate French verbs given in the
infinitive form and analyze conjugated French verbs. It is also a GNOME
application and a GTK+ application.
There are two commands, named french-conjugator(1)
, which make the library's functionality
available from the command line and from scripts.
The GNOME application should be available under the GNOME Office menu. It can
also be run from the command line by typing verbiste
. A verb can be
passed as an argument to have the window display its conjugation
If the GTK+ application is installed, it can be run by typing
. It also accepts a verb as an argument.
The library's source archive comes with Perl and Java example programs that call
There are also example programs that use the C application programming
The library and the commands use verb and conjugation knowledge bases that are
represented as XML files that are installed with the library (typically in
This program is free software; you may redistribute it under the terms of the
GNU General Public License, version 2 or later. This program has absolutely no
See the verbiste Home Page:
Comments are welcome.
The FrenchVerbDictionary object is not completely destroyed when its destructor
is called, in order to avoid the excessively long clean up time of its
internal trie. Only one instance of this class should be created and it should
be destroyed when the program quits.