[OS X TeX] Aspell not working
kubovy at virginia.edu
Tue Feb 20 09:04:43 EST 2007
On Feb 20, 2007, at 8:47 AM, Adam M. Goldstein wrote:
> On Feb 20, 2007, at 8:19 AM, Michael Kubovy wrote:
>> I'm running Mac OS X 10.4.8 (8N1250) on a MacPro. I installed
>> Aspell, but I'm not getting underlining of spelling error either
>> in TeXShop or in Mail.app.
>> Suggestions as to the problem?
> Regardless of whether you have Aspell installed, you should get
> spell checking using the built-in spell checker. The easiest way to
> get this on a per-application basis is to right-click (ctrl-click)
> when editing text, and choose "check spelling as you type".
I had done that both in Mail and in TeXShop.
> How did you install Aspell? Did you install cocoASpell? This
> integrates with OS X and will create a preference pane in your
> system preferences which you can use to select one of the Aspell
> dictionaries. I have selected all three of the "English (United
> States) dictionaries." I don't know what the differences are, though.
I installed cocoAspell.2.0.4.i86.dmg
> I don't know how to get the OS to check spelling using Aspell
> dictionaries installed by Fink or DarwinPorts or some other method;
> I am sure someone on the list does know though . . .
Still no underlining of misspelled words, and when I open Aspell <CMD-
SHIFT-:> it doesn't find the errors.
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