This is a new inflection engine to replace https://github.com/markbates/inflect designed to be more modular, more readable, and easier to fix issues on than the original.
$ go get -u -v github.com/gobuffalo/flect
github.com/gobuffalo/flect package contains “basic” inflection tools, like pluralization, singularization, etc…
In addition to helpful methods that take in a
string and return a
string, there is an
Ident type that can be used to create new, custom, inflection rules.
Ident type contains two fields.
Original- This is the original
stringthat was used to create the
Parts- This is a
stringthat represents all of the “parts” of the string, that have been split apart, making the segments easier to work with
Examples of creating new inflection rules using
Ident can be found in the
github.com/gobuffalo/flect/name package contains more “business” inflection rules like creating proper names, table names, etc…