Projects / nldict


nldict is a Ruby interface to the on-line Van Dale "Groot Woordenboek Hedendaags Nederlands", a renowned dictionary of the modern Dutch language. It can be used to obtain spelling, grammatical information, and the definition of all words in the dictionary.

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  •  24 Mar 2008 21:10

    Release Notes: Van Dale Web site changes had once again broken nldict. The warning quelled in 0.9.3 was still shown when looking up more than one word. The Van Dale Web site now outputs UTF-8, so nldict does this too.

    •  04 Jan 2005 07:49

      Release Notes: A warning issued under Ruby 1.8 and later was fixed. The program now shows its version number when displaying the usage message.

      •  11 Jun 2003 10:32

        Release Notes: The program was updated to cope with changes made to the Van Dale Web site.

        •  06 Apr 2003 23:32

          Release Notes: This release works properly with the developmental Ruby 1.8.

          •  05 Apr 2003 07:25

            No changes have been submitted for this release.


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