Re: Pspell Support

Subject: Re: Pspell Support
From: Vlad Harchev (
Date: Mon Nov 06 2000 - 12:40:38 CST

On Mon, 6 Nov 2000, Dom Lachowicz wrote:


> Martin wrote:
> >Does this mean abiword on RedHat 7.0 can spell check non en-US locales?
> >de_DE perhaps?
> >
> >Cheers :-)
> Unfortunately, not stock RH7. If you download and recompile pspell with
> --enable-ltdl, the answer is a sweet "yes" if you have the aspell-de module
> installed and export your locale/lang properly :-)
> This got me thinking: can we have an option in AbiWord to switch
> locales/languages, kind of like how MSWord does? It seems like it'd be easy
> to do with the new encoding manager. I'll look into this...

 Dom, what do you exactly propose? Do you plan to allow specifying the
language for given block of text (from menu) or what? Could you elaborate?

> Dom
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