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Tree Summarize

If you’re opening this Notebook on colab, you will probably need to install LlamaIndex 🦙.

!pip install llama-index

Download Data

!mkdir -p 'data/paul_graham/'
!wget '' -O 'data/paul_graham/paul_graham_essay.txt'

Load Data

from llama_index import SimpleDirectoryReader
reader = SimpleDirectoryReader(
docs = reader.load_data()
text = docs[0].text


from llama_index.response_synthesizers import TreeSummarize
summarizer = TreeSummarize(verbose=True)
response = await summarizer.aget_response("who is Paul Graham?", [text])
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Paul Graham is a computer scientist, writer, artist, entrepreneur, investor, and essayist. He is best known for his work in artificial intelligence, Lisp programming, and writing the book On Lisp, as well as for co-founding the startup accelerator Y Combinator and for his essays on technology, business, and start-ups. He is also the creator of the programming language Arc and the Lisp dialect Bel.