Re: Page setup fixed !Thank you. French spellchecker ?

Subject: Re: Page setup fixed !Thank you. French spellchecker ?
From: Dom Lachowicz (
Date: Wed Aug 29 2001 - 09:32:38 CDT

Quoting Stéphane Letourneur <>:

> Hello,
> I'm also very happy that this bug is fixed. Great thank you to the
> developers.
> I use the 0.9.2 version of Abiword on Windows ME. How can I do to get
> the "patch" on my computer.
> I saw in the Tools menu a dialog box for langage. Is it for install a
> french spellchecker ? When I choose French (France) and check the spell
> Abi underline all the words. I've not enough knowledge in computing to
> build a dictionnary
> with the .hash format.


You need to download and install a french dictionary.

On http:/ you will find a file called
'abispell' which contains ~25 ispell dictionaries.

cp french.hash /path/to/AbiSuite/dictionary

usually this is /usr/share/AbiSuite/dictionary for Unix but it might differ
based on your platform (probably- C:\Program Files\AbiSuite\dictionary for

It should all "just work"


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