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Jazzy example source code file (GenericSpellDictionary.java)

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The Jazzy GenericSpellDictionary.java source code

Jazzy - a Java library for Spell Checking
Copyright (C) 2001 Mindaugas Idzelis
Full text of license can be found in LICENSE.txt

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package com.swabunga.spell.engine;

import java.io.*;
import java.util.HashMap;
import java.util.LinkedList;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Vector;

 * The SpellDictionary class holds the instance of the dictionary.
 * <p>
 * This class is thread safe. Derived classes should ensure that this preserved.
 * </p>
 * <p>
 * There are many open source dictionary files. For just a few see:
 * http://wordlist.sourceforge.net/
 * </p>
 * <p>
 * This dictionary class reads words one per line. Make sure that your word list
 * is formatted in this way (most are).
 * </p>
public class GenericSpellDictionary extends SpellDictionaryASpell {

//tech_monkey: the alphabet / replace list stuff has been moved into the Transformator classes,
//since they are so closely tied to how the phonetic transformations are done.
//    /**
//     * This replace list is used if no phonetic file is supplied or it doesn't
//     * contain the alphabet.
//     */
//    protected static final char[] englishAlphabet =

  /** A field indicating the initial hash map capacity (16KB) for the main
   *  dictionary hash map. Interested to see what the performance of a
   *  smaller initial capacity is like.
  private final static int INITIAL_CAPACITY = 16 * 1024;

   * The hashmap that contains the word dictionary. The map is hashed on the doublemeta
   * code. The map entry contains a LinkedList of words that have the same double meta code.
  protected HashMap mainDictionary = new HashMap(INITIAL_CAPACITY);

  /** Holds the dictionary file for appending*/
  private File dictFile = null;

   * Dictionary constructor that uses the DoubleMeta class with the
   * english alphabet.
  public GenericSpellDictionary(File wordList) throws FileNotFoundException, IOException {
    this(wordList, (File) null);

   * Dictionary constructor that uses an aspell phonetic file to
   * build the transformation table.
   * If phonetic is null, then DoubleMeta is used with the english alphabet
  public GenericSpellDictionary(File wordList, File phonetic) throws FileNotFoundException, IOException {

    dictFile = wordList;
    createDictionary(new BufferedReader(new FileReader(wordList)));

   * Add a word permanantly to the dictionary (and the dictionary file).
   * <p>This needs to be made thread safe (synchronized)

*/ public void addWord(String word) { putWord(word); if (dictFile == null) return; try { FileWriter w = new FileWriter(dictFile.toString(), true); // Open with append. w.write(word); w.write("\n"); w.close(); } catch (IOException ex) { System.out.println("Error writing to dictionary file"); } } /** * Constructs the dictionary from a word list file. * <p> * Each word in the reader should be on a seperate line. * <p> * This is a very slow function. On my machine it takes quite a while to * load the data in. I suspect that we could speed this up quite alot. */ protected void createDictionary(BufferedReader in) throws IOException { String line = ""; while (line != null) { line = in.readLine(); if (line != null) { line = new String(line.toCharArray()); putWord(line); } } } /** * Allocates a word in the dictionary */ protected void putWord(String word) { String code = getCode(word); LinkedList list = (LinkedList) mainDictionary.get(code); if (list != null) { list.add(word); } else { list = new LinkedList(); list.add(word); mainDictionary.put(code, list); } } /** * Returns a list of strings (words) for the code. */ public List getWords(String code) { //Check the main dictionary. List mainDictResult = (List) mainDictionary.get(code); if (mainDictResult == null) return new Vector(); return mainDictResult; } /** * Returns true if the word is correctly spelled against the current word list. */ public boolean isCorrect(String word) { List possible = getWords(getCode(word)); if (possible.contains(word)) return true; //JMH should we always try the lowercase version. If I dont then capitalised //words are always returned as incorrect. else if (possible.contains(word.toLowerCase())) return true; return false; } }

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