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Review Japanese Morphological Libraries
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Based on research in T171652, look at the following in more detail as possible candidates for creating Elasticsearch language analyzer plugins.

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TJones created this task.Oct 24 2017, 4:47 PM
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TJones moved this task from Up Next to later on... on the Discovery-Search board.Nov 13 2018, 6:33 PM

We've moved on to other tasks and aren't spending time looking at morphological libraries these days.

However, I may spend some 10% time reviewing the Kuromoji analyzer for Japanese that is endorsed by Elasticsearch, which we previously decided not to use. There may have been improvements since I last looked at it, and after working on Nori for Korean I have a few new insights into sources of trouble and how to find them (and create custom filters and/or open upstream bugs to fix them), so maybe Kuromoji can pass muster. It would be a lot less work to deploy than finding a third-party analyzer, porting it to an Elasticsearch plugin, and maintaining it.

TJones removed TJones as the assignee of this task.Nov 13 2018, 6:51 PM