[OS X TeX] aspell in carbon emacs while TeXing

mark oilcan markoilcan at yahoo.com
Fri Mar 3 10:27:37 EST 2006

--- Chris Swoyer <fswoyer at cox.net> wrote:

> (add-hook 'LaTeX-mode-hook 'flyspell-mode)   ;;spell check as we go
> (define-key global-map "\C-cd" 'ispell-word)  ;;to fix flagged word
> There were carry overs from an earlier version of emacs. They
> flyspell works fine, but the 'ispell-word no longer does (I've
> tried other key bindings for it, and none work). I'd originally
> had a path name for apsell as well, but it didn't work with this
> version of emacs and indeed it works ok without it. This must be
> a FAQ, but I couldn't find the answer with the obvious searches.
> Should I change something in/add something to the start-up file?

Indeed it is a FAQ (http://www.emacswiki.org/cgi-bin/wiki/AquamacsFAQ), and
one which I also asked. The trick is to replace global-map with
osx-key-mode-map after which it should work. I'm not sure if it makes a
difference if it appears in .emacs or Preferences.el.

Mark A

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