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To build the toolkit: see ./INSTALL.  These instructions are valid for UNIX
systems including various flavors of Linux; Darwin; and Cygwin (has not been
tested on more "exotic" varieties of UNIX).  For Windows installation
instructions (excluding Cygwin), see windows/INSTALL.

To run the example system builds, see egs/README.txt

If you encounter problems (and you probably will), please do not hesitate to
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contact the developers at!forum/kaldi-help.
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In addition to specific questions, please let us know if there are specific
aspects of the project that you feel could be improved, that you find confusing,
etc., and which missing features you most wish it had.
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** Kaldi information channels **
For HOT news about Kaldi see:

Documentation of Kaldi:
- info about the project, description of techniques, tutorial for C++ coding
- Doxygen reference of the C++ code

Kaldi forum, mailing-lists: 
- User list :!forum/kaldi-help (
- Developer list :!forum/kaldi-developers (
- also try luck and search in SourceForge archives:

Development pattern for contributors:
A) create a personal fork of the kaldi-asr/kaldi repository in github,
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B) make your changes in a named branch different from "master", e.g. you create
   a branch "my-awesome-feature". 
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C) generate a pull request through the web interface of github
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D) as a general rule, please follow Google C++ Style Guide. There are a few 
   exceptions in Kaldi -- please consult
   You can use the Google's to verify that your code is free
   of some basic mistakes.