Re: dictionary file

Logan Hall (
Wed, 20 Oct 1999 14:26:12 -0600

Robert Sievers wrote:

> At 08:34 PM 10/14/99 -0600, Logan Hall wrote:
> >Hi-
> >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

actually 'make install' doesn't install it on my system for some reason...I
just copied the big endian version to the right dir and un ziped it and it
works now

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