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Commons Text

Apache Commons Text is a library focused on algorithms working on strings.

Documentation

The package descriptions in the JavaDoc give an overview of the available features and various project reports are provided.

The Git repository can be browsed, or you can browse/contribute via GitHub.

Release Information

The latest stable release of Text is 1.2. You may:

Alternatively you can pull it from the central Maven repositories:

<dependency>
   <groupId>org.apache.commons</groupId>
   <artifactId>commons-text</artifactId>
   <version>1.2</version>
</dependency>

For information on previous releases see the Release History, and to download previous releases see the Commons Text Archive.

Getting Involved

The commons developer mailing list is the main channel of communication for contributors. Please remember that the lists are shared between all commons components, so prefix your email by [text].

You can also visit the #apache-commons IRC channel on irc.freenode.net or peruse JIRA. Specific links of interest for JIRA are:

Alternatively you can go through the Needs Work tags in the TagList report.

If you'd like to offer up pull requests via GitHub rather than applying patches to JIRA, we have a GitHub mirror.

Support

The commons mailing lists act as the main support forum. The user list is suitable for most library usage queries. The dev list is intended for the development discussion. Please remember that the lists are shared between all commons components, so prefix your email by [text].

Bug reports and enhancements are also welcomed via the JIRA issue tracker. Please read the instructions carefully.