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Re: Evolution spellcheck (English (American))



On Sat, 2007-01-20 at 20:30 +1030, Tim wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-01-19 at 22:29 -0600, Jonathan Berry wrote:
> > I was typing an email a minute ago and used the word "gauge" in it.
> > After debating with myself on the spelling, I looked it up:
> > http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2&q=gauge
> > Typing that in, Evolution did not like it!  This was just too bizarre
> > not to share :-).  So, should I file a bug somewhere?  Where?  What
> > does the spellchecking for Evolution?  Does anyone else see this?
> > $ rpm -qa evolution
> > evolution-2.8.2.1-3.fc6.x86_64
> 
> Hmm, you're lucky to have your language somewhat supported.  Ours isn't,
> at all, so I've killed the spell checking.  However, for a change,
> something about this is actually documented in the Evolution help file:
> 
> "To choose a spell-checking language, select it here. You must install
> the gnome-spell package, available through ZENworks® Linux Management,
> for spell-checking to be available in Evolution. Additional dictionaries
> are also available through Red Carpet® and are detected automatically if
> you have installed them. To have the composer automatically check your
> spelling while you type, select Check Spelling While I Type."
> 
> Good luck finding anything to sort out your problems, though.  I've
> never managed to find much of any use from Novell's website (that's
> where Red Carpet and ZENworks live).
> 
> <http://www.mail-archive.com/evolution-list gnome org/msg05180.html>
> Suggests that aspell is used with it, as well.
Could we have an example? I have never had much problem with spellcheck
under evolution. I guess I use American English.
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