The latest stable version of the Cheshire3 Python package can be installed from PyPi - the Python
Bleeding edge source code is under version control and available from the
Cheshire3 GitHub repository.
Please note however that the code in the repository (with the exception of the 'master' branch) is under continuous development and may not be suitable for a production system.
The repository can be found at:
Previously, source code was available from our own Subversion server. The SVN
repository is being kept alive for the time being as read-only, and best
efforts will be made to keep it up-to-date with the master (i.e.
stable/production) branch from the Cheshire3 Git repository. It is available
Below are links to the source packages for the latest release of Cheshire3, and the install script.
|cheshire3-base.tgz||[MD5]||Base install, required|
|cheshire3-web.tgz||[MD5]||For web, SRW, SRU, OAI-PMH, and Z39.50 front ends. Also allows ingest of document from providers of these interfaces.|
|cheshire3-sql.tgz||[MD5]||For relational database interaction (i.e. loading data from and storing objects in).|
|cheshire3-datamining.tgz||For Data Mining and related tasks [Being updated]|
|cheshire3-textmining.tgz||For NLP and related tasks [Being updated]|
|cheshire3-grid.tgz||[MD5]||For distributed processing tasks on computational grids, and interaction with data grids.|
|cheshire3-formats.tgz||[MD5]||For dealing with data in different file formats (MS Office, PDF etc.)
Includes file format identification and preParsers to transform them into XML.
To install, download the packages that you want. Put them all in the base directory where you want everything to be installed to, and run build.sh.
To build by hand, step through the instructions in build.sh.[top]
Simple sample databases for you to experiment with, copy and adapt to your own requirements:
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