[Mageia-dev] Consolidation of the spelling tools in Mageia

Kamil Rytarowski n54 at gmx.com
Thu Dec 15 23:08:29 CET 2011

W dniu 15.12.2011 22:31, Luc Menut pisze:
> Le 15/12/2011 14:36, Julien a écrit :
>> Not sure you got my previous mail, but I've got few questions regarding
>> the switch :
Excuse me, I can't find it.
>>   - aspell and myspell both provides enchant-dictionary and respectively
>>    aspell-dictionary and myspell-dictionary but hunspell doesn't. 
>> Could we
>>    have this kind of provides added to hunspell-xx ?
> Yes, this should be done when enchant will be able to use 
> dictionnaries from %datadir/myspell.
> When
>>    suggested/required, it allows than at least one dictionary is 
>> installed.
>>   - enchant doesn't find hunspell dict, it search in %datadir/dict/ooo
>>     (where myspell install them) and hunspell dict are in 
>> %datadir/myspell/.
>>     Should this be fixed at enchant level or at hunspell level ?
> Yes, for now enchant uses myspell dictionary from %datadir/dict/ooo; 
> that's why myspell dictionaries provide enchant-dictionary, but 
> hunspell dictionaries don't.
> We can simply replace %{_datadir}/dict/ooo by %datadir/myspell in 
> enchant, but it would be probably better to patch enchant to handle 
> both paths in order to ease transition.
Thank you Luc for answer. I will post this on the wiki.

W dniu 15.12.2011 22:57, Luc Menut pisze:
> Le 15/12/2011 12:52, Kamil Rytarowski a écrit :
>> Some packages like Firefox were already cleaned.
> I don't think so; Firefox and Thunderbird still use myspell 
> dictionnaries.
> /usr/lib64/firefox-8.0.1/dictionaries -> ../../../usr/share/dict/mozilla/
> /usr/lib64/thunderbird-7.0.1/dictionaries -> 
> ../../../usr/share/dict/mozilla/
> btw, Firefox and Thunderbird should be fixed to use system hyphenation 
> dictionnaries, instead of their own hyphenation dictionnaries.
> regards,
> Luc

Yes, you are right! I've added Firefox already on the list with packages 
to clean, when I saw that it suggests a Myspell dictionary.

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