Alpino combined Binary/Source Distribution

Alpino is a dependency parser for Dutch, developed in the context of the PIONIER Project Algorithms for Linguistic Processing. This document concerns the binary/source distribution of Alpino. Be prepared for some work, if you care to install from the sources. If you intend to use the binaries, assuming these are available from your platform, then you should have no problems. Note that each of the binary distributions contain all the sources as well.

Installing Alpino - binary

Installing Alpino - sources

  • For installation from sources: download and unpack the latest archive from this directory. Alternatively, you can use git:
    git clone --depth 1 git://
  • Check the file INSTALL in the Alpino directory. See the document Running Alpino for further documentation.