[OS X Emacs] aquamacs - installing ispell/aspell

Nathaniel Cunningham nathaniel.cunningham at gmail.com
Thu Nov 13 09:43:17 EST 2008

On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 8:10 AM, sergio <sergio at village-buzz.com> wrote:

> Spell checking should work with no customization, if you have installed
>> cocoAspell.  Use
>> M-x locate-library ispell
> here is what i get:
> Library is file /Applications/Aquamacs
> Emacs.app/Contents/Resources/lisp/textmodes/ispell.elc


>> Have you used or configured aspell at all, apart from installing
>> cocoAspell?
> no... i haven't done anything to it so far..


>  What's the value of ispell-use-cocoaspell in an Aquamacs session where you
>> haven't activated or loaded (or required) ispell?
> how do i get this?

call describe-variable using C-h v <variable name>.

Also check the values of these variables, AFTER attempting to spell-check
(i.e. after ispell has been loaded):

And check that the following cocoAspell directories exist:
/Library/Application Support/cocoAspell/

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