# [OS X TeX] linking spelling interface and \newcommand

Tue Apr 8 15:31:55 EDT 2008

```On Apr 8, 2008, at 12:26 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:

> On Apr 8, 2008, at 11:16 AM, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>> Would that be a TeXShop feature so that I should add it to the list?
>>

Yes, 'cept that I was mistaken.

> Hmmm... I thought that CocoAspell (used it all the time but I've had
> problems since switching to Leopard---it won't find any misspellings
> even if I deliberately misspell a word) and Excalibur (an external
> application) knew about LaTeX commands and what arguments to skip.

Never mind, it's smarter than I'd thought --- anything preceded by a
backslash won't be spell-checked --- for some reason I was assuming
that it only knew about a set list of commands.

William

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