Re: dictionary file

Robert Sievers (
Wed, 20 Oct 1999 13:58:53 -0500

At 08:34 PM 10/14/99 -0600, Logan Hall wrote:
>I have been looking through the abidistfiles dir to try to fix my
>problem of abiword complaing that it cant open the dictionary file. i
>found the files in the abidistfiles dir but I am unsure of which one i
>should unzip and put in the /usr/local/AbiSuite/dictionary dir. I have
>a Apple PowerMac G3 with LinuxPPC. I think the powerpc is little edian
>but im not sure. also should i just unzip them and place them there or
>do i need to do some thing else to get it to work right?

I am not sure which dictionary you will need for LinuxPPC, but in your
distribution, there is a file called "american.hash" that I believe is the
particular dictionary that will work. There are other dictionaries in

If you do a "make install" though, the process should take care of itself.

Robert Sievers
Open Source Evangelist

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