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Re: Word generation
On Fri, 19 Mar 1999, John Cowan wrote:
> Geoff Eddy wrote:
> > I remember some time ago Andrew Smith mentioning a Perl script he'd
> > written which, given a Latin input, produced the appropriate Brithenig
> > word.
> Actually I wrote it, but I never released it because I never thought
> it was up to snuff. But it's attached here as a plain-text
> attachment, so even the MIME-impaired should be able to read it.
Indeed. Homo canem habet ended up omo cenem eeb. Certainly not
Brithenig; but an interesting tool none the less! I don't understand the
PERL syntax, but it seems to be essentially the Grand Master Scheme made
into a program.
I assume that if one wants to generate words for a different language
or dialect, it's simply a matter of altering the parameters to suit?
> John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan email@example.com
> You tollerday donsk? N. You tolkatiff scowegian? Nn.
> You spigotty anglease? Nnn. You phonio saxo? Nnnn.
> Clear all so! 'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)