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m2m-aligner(1) General Commands Manual m2m-aligner(1)

NAME

m2m-aligner - Parallel corpora aligner.

SYNOPSIS

m2m-aligner [OPTIONS]

DESCRIPTION

m2m-aligner

This tool aims at aligning parallel corpora. It can been used as a preliminary data preparation step in both machine translation and grapheme to phoneme training.

OPTIONS

--limit
Limit the alignment pair to used only from the initFile only (default false)

--errorInFile
Keep unaligned item in the output file (default false)

--initProb <long double>
Cut-off sum prior probability (default 0.5)

--init <string>
Initial mapping (model) filename (default null)

--nBest <int>
Generate n-best alignments (default n=1)

--inFormat <l2p|news>
Input file format [l2p, news] (default news)

--sepInChar <string>
Separated in-character used (default :)

--sepChar <string>
Separated character used (default |)

--nullChar <string>
Null character used (default _)

--pProcess <string>
Specify prefix output files

--pScore
Report score of each alignment (default false)

--cutoff <double>
Training threshold (default 0.01)

--maxFn <conXY|conYX|joint>
Maximization function [conXY, conYX, joint] (default conYX)

--eqMap
Allow mapping of |x| == |y| > 1 (default false)

--delY
Allow deletion of substring y (default false)

--delX
Allow deletion of substring x (default false)

--maxY <int>
Maximum length of substring y (default 2)

--maxX <int>
Maximum length of substring x (default 2)

--alignerIn <string>
Aligner model input filename

--alignerOut <string>
Aligner model output filename

-o <string>, --outputFile <string>
Output filename

-i <string>, --inputFile <string>
(required) Input filename

--, --ignore_rest
Ignores the rest of the labeled arguments following this flag.

--version
Displays version information and exits.

-h, --help
Displays usage information and exits.

February, 2012