Our Fundies teachers' strict adherence to plagiarism. #kingoffundamentals1

What it does:

Checks the source codes in a file and compares them to the rest in the file by giving it a score from 0 to 100. 100 means it is exactly alike and 0 means it is completely different.

How we built it:

Using Java and NetBeans.

Challenges we ran into:

Levenshtein distance was a struggle and is not bulletproof.

Accomplishments that we're proud of:

Works with any text file and most source code files.

What we learned:

Comparing two large files with Java I/O is a painful process. NetBeans is very picky.

What's next for Deja Vu:

Fixing the holes that Levenshtein distance doesn't account for by including other string comparison algorithms like fuzzy search. Adding exceptions is also something we would work on.

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