General Information

We want to support users to develop knowledgebases in every application area as well as programmers to inform about the basic algorithmic concepts. So operators will find answers handling the software, programmers can use the programming guide and read about the SPIRIT class library. The documentstion is aiming at everybody who wants to make use of the powerful SPIRIT methods. Especially at the beginning it is helpful to study the introduction and discover the potentials of probabilistic reasoning.

However, this document does not include further details on theoretical aspects of the SPIRIT system. Please refer to related papers mentioned in the list of publications to ensure a fundamental knowledge of the basic concepts.

The software includes a helpfile you can use kontextsensitive or in supplementation.