[OS X TeX] CocoAspel 2.0.2 is missing misspelled words

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu Mar 23 20:08:32 EST 2006

On Mar 23, 2006, at 6:47 PM, polverone wrote:

> CocoAspel 2.0.2 is missing misspelled words in
> TeXShop.  The missed words are very frequent and can
> be anywhere in the body of document – they are NOT
> contained in the filtered LaTex commands.
> When I complete a section or document and select
> “spelling” the spelling window comes up and seems to
> function correctly.  No matter where my cursor is when
> I begin the spell check, the spell checker seems to
> cover the entire document and misses words throughout
> the document.  The missed words are not just in a
> single skipped section or paragraph.  It will correct
> one word in a sentence and miss the misspelled one
> right next to it.
> I have not accidentally clicked “learn” or the like
> for any of the missed words.  I have tested it with
> utter gibberish just to verify this.
> If I close the document and restart, some of the
> missed words are caught on the second run – but not
> all of them.
> Any suggestions as to what is going on or how to fix
> it?
> Have any of you used a commercial spelling program
> like Grammarian PRO X?
> Can it filter LaTeX commands?
> My system:
> cocoaspel 2.0.2
> TeXShop 2.03
> os 10.4.2
> G4 Ti Powerbook
> Thanks,
> Chad


How do you have the spelling configured? Are you using `Check  
Spelling as you Type'? Are you Right(Ctl)-clicking and using the  
Contextual Menu list or the Spelling Pane?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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