Re: Problems spell checking a document using AbiWord 2.2.3 on Linux

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Date: Fri Jan 28 2005 - 15:11:43 CET

Tom Williams wrote:
> Ok, I've got AbiWord 2.2.3 installed and enchant 1.1.5 on my Slackware
> 8-base Linux system. When I build AbiWord, it detects enchant and the
> build runs without problems.
> When I type a document, the auto-spell check is not working and when I
> disable it and manually spell check the document, it says the spell
> check is complete but the errors in the document are not flagged. I've
> got glib/gtk+ 2.6.1 installed.
> Any ideas on what could be wrong? I also notice in the spell checking
> preferences, the check boxes for the dictionary entries are greyed out.

What spelling library (e.g. aspell, ispell) are you using and what version?
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