[OS X Emacs] spell checking - once more
david.reitter at gmail.com
Mon Jan 14 03:27:44 EST 2008
On 13 Jan 2008, at 16:34, Alex Hamann wrote:
> no modifications regarding ispell in Aquamacs' preferences, nothing
> in Preferences.el
> two dictionaries (german and english each in their own folder)
> installed in /Library/Application Support/cocoAspell
> My problem is that Aquamacs will actually find the FIRST dictionary
> (in order of installation through the cocoAspell preference pane).
> It will not find the other dictionaries because it is looking for
> them in the folder of the first dictionary.
> To clarify:
> After installing cocoAspell (which comes with the english dict)
> English spell checking worked. The subsequently installed German
> dictionary did not because Aquamacs was looking for it in the
> directory of the English dict. I checked and removed and reinstalled
> English, thus getting a working German dictionary while the English
> one was searched for in the directory of the German dict and thus
> not found.
> Just throwing all files of both dictionaries in one directory /
> Library/Application Support/cocoAspell would make Aquamacs look for
> dictionaries in /usr/local/lib and completely ignore the former place.
What does "aspell dicts" on the command line give you?
You could have a look at the function `aquamacs--configure-aspell' and
modify it to find more dictionaries. Send me a patch when you're done!
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