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Author Topic: 081022 ispell-3.3.02 [VL 6.0]  (Read 919 times)


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081022 ispell-3.3.02 [VL 6.0]
« on: October 21, 2008, 11:57:44 pm »

I've packaged ispell for VL 6.0.  ispell is the spelling checker used by Emacs and SIAG Office, among other things.  It can also be used stand-alone at the command line.  This package includes the US and UK English dictionaries.

Package: ispell-3.3.02-i586-2vl60.tlz
MD5: 53252a3f18522766d0953f9fbf4b0d38
Package Size: 313K
Installed Size: 2860K


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ispell: ispell (spelling checker)
ispell: Ispell is a fast screen-oriented spelling checker that shows you your
ispell: errors in the context of the original file, and suggests possible
ispell: corrections when it can figure them out.  Compared to UNIX spell, it
ispell: is faster and much easier to use.  Ispell can also handle languages
ispell: other than English.  Ispell has a long history, and many people have
ispell: contributed to the current version.
ispell: License: Magiclines,v 1.13 2005/04/14
ispell: Authors:  Geoff Kuenning & others
ispell: Website:

After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.
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