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From Gary Gregory <>
Subject [ANNOUNCEMENT] Apache Commons Text 1.7
Date Fri, 05 Jul 2019 17:31:38 GMT
The Apache Commons team has released Apache Commons Text 1.7.

This document contains the release notes for the 1.7 version of Apache
Commons Text.
Commons Text is a set of utility functions and reusable components for the
purpose of processing and manipulating text that should be of use in a Java

Apache Commons Text is a library focused on algorithms working on strings.

Changes in this version include:

New features:

o TEXT-148:  Add an enum to the lookup package that lists all StringLookups
o TEXT-127:  Add a toggle to throw an exception when a variable is unknown
in StringSubstitutor Thanks to Jean-Baptiste REICH, Sebb, Don Jeba, Gary
o TEXT-138:  TextStringBuilder append sub-sequence not consistent with
Appendable. Thanks to Neal Johnson, Don Jeba.
o TEXT-152:  Fix possible infinite loop in WordUtils.wrap for a regex
pattern that would trigger on a match of 0 length Thanks to @CAPS50.
o TEXT-155:  Add a generic IntersectionSimilarity measure

Fixed Bugs:

o TEXT-111:  WordUtils.wrap must calculate offset increment from wrapOn
pattern length Thanks to @CAPS50.
o TEXT-151:  Fix the JaroWinklerSimilarity to use StringUtils.equals to
test for CharSequence equality
o TEXT-165:  ResourceBundleStringLookup.lookup(String) throws
MissingResourceException instead of returning null.


o TEXT-104:  Jaro Winkler Distance refers to similarity Thanks to Sascha
o TEXT-153:  Make prefixSet in LookupTranslator a BitSet Thanks to
o TEXT-156:  Fix the RegexTokenizer to use a static Pattern
o TEXT-157:  Remove rounding from JaccardDistance and JaccardSimilarity
o TEXT-162:  Update Apache Commons Lang from 3.8.1 to 3.9.
o            Update tests from org.assertj:assertj-core 3.12.1 to 3.12.2.
o            Update site from 8.18 to 8.21.

Historical list of changes:

For complete information on Apache Commons Text, including instructions on
how to submit bug reports, patches, or suggestions for improvement, see the
Apache Apache Commons Text website:

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Gary Gregory
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