A Tutorial For Adding Knowledge to Your Robot


Input Pattern
The input sentence (or sentences) provided to the robot.

An abbreviation for response template.

Response Template
The Response Template is either a response or a program to generate a response.

An Input Pattern (including optional variants of <that> and <topic>, along with a Response Template.

Pattern Matching
A capability of matching input sentences against stored sentences.

Knowledge Web (aka Graph Master)
A representation of the categories in a Pandorabot.

Ultimate Default Category
When the input sentence fails to match any category.

Default Category
<topic> and <that> can each have a default category.

Default Response Template
what is said when nothing is matched.

a markup/programming language.

a markup/programming language implementing knowledge content. AIML is a subset of XML.

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