[scribus] 1.3.5rc1 Windows spell checker

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Mon Jun 1 10:21:51 CEST 2009

Gora Mohanty wrote:
> On Sat, 30 May 2009 10:28:00 -0400
> Gregory Pittman <gregp_ky at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> John Beardmore wrote:

>>> The windows 1.3.5rc1 still doesn't seem to have spell check 
>>> functionality.
>>> Am I missing something obvious, or is this still proving difficult to 
>>> get working ?
>> IIRC, the issue is that the version has to be compiled with the aspell 
>> header files, so it isn't just a matter of having aspell on your windows 
>> computer.
> [...]
> Yes it would need to be compiled with the header files,
> as would be the case for any external library. There is
> just one aspell.h file (other than the files used by the
> plugin itself), and that can be distributed with Scribus.

So is there a time scale for starting to compile it and distribute it 
this way ?

Many thanks, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
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