[SRILM User List] make-big-lm merge-batch-counts mv error?
stolcke at icsi.berkeley.edu
Sun Feb 26 16:38:44 PST 2012
On 2/26/2012 4:24 PM, L. Amber Wilcox-O'Hearn wrote:
> I finally figured out my error here. I had passed make-big-lm an
> order 3 counts file, not an order *upto and including* 3. In
> response, make-kn-counts silently generated no output, and then there
> was no file to mv.
Good. Also, you want to use -kndiscount, not -kndiscount3. With the
latter, you would only apply KN discounting to trigrams, but that
doesn't really make sense since KN discounting relies on modifying the
lower-order ngram distributions.
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