NAME

Lingua::IdSplitter - split identifiers into words

VERSION

version 0.03

SYNOPSIS

    use Lingua::IdSplitter;

    my $splitter = Lingua::IdSplitter->new;
    $splitter->split($identifier);

DESCRIPTION

This module implements and algorithm to identify and split multi-word identifier in their individual words. For example, "UserFind" in "user" and "find", or "timesort" in "time" and "sort".

For more details on the algorithm check the following article (also available here).

FUNCTIONS

new

Create a new splitter object. A list of specific dictionaries is optional, check the bin/id-splitter command for an example on how to use more dictionaries.

soft_split

Perform a soft split of the identifier, ie split words without using explicit markers (eg, the underscore character, or CamelCase notation).

hard_split

Perform a hard split of the identifier, ie split words using explicit markers (eg, the underscore character, or CamelCase notation).

split

Perform a split applying first a hard split, and the applying a soft split to the resulting set of the first split.

explain

Show the computed ranked (including scores) for a split.

AUTHOR

Nuno Carvalho <smash@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2014-2015 by Project Natura <natura@natura.di.uminho.pt>.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.