Given a project as a query, this task tries to find functionally similar projects from GitHub. A ranked list of projects is retrieved with the most relevant projects at the top. For example, screenbird and FFmpegRecorder bothare Video Recorder software. For a query with the first project, thesystem tries to return a list of Video Recorder projects that includes the second project.
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