KH Coder: for Quantitative Content Analysis or Text Mining
KH Coder is a free software for quantitative content analysis or text mining. It is also utilized for computational linguistics. You can analyze Catalan, Chinese (simplified), Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Slovenian and Spanish text with KH Coder.
How to run source code of KH Coder on Windows
- Download & install Perl: http://strawberryperl.com/
- (Fork and) clone this repository
- Download *.exe file (Winzip self-extractor) of KH Coder 3
- Unzip the downloaded file into the clone directory
- Open command prompt window and go to the clone directory, type "perl kh_coder.pl", and hit "Enter" key
If you get errors like "Can't locate Jcode.pm in @INC", you need to install Perl module called "Jcode". To install it, type "cpanm Jcode" and hit "Enter" key on your command prompt window.
Above procedure is for people who want to modify or develop KH Coder. If you want to just try or use KH Coder, just unzip the downloaded *.exe file and double click “kh_coder.exe”.
On Linux or other Un*x like system
- Perl (and some Perl modules)
- R (and some R packages)
- Morphological Analysis and POS Tagging software
- ChaSen or MeCab for analyzing Japanese text
- FreeLing or Stanford POS Tagger for analyzing English text
- FreeLing for analyzing Catalan, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish text
- MeCab and HanDic for analyzing Korean text
- Stanford Word Segmenter and Stanford POS Tagger for analyzing Chinese text
You also need JAVA to run Stanford POS Tagger.
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