[scribus] Spellchecker

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Tue Apr 3 22:17:41 UTC 2012

On 03/04/2012 20:23, Craig Bradney wrote:
> On 4/3/12 9:16 PM, Tom Connolly wrote:

>> Inasmuch as I cut my teeth on PageMaker, then Quark and
 >>InDesign, I was used to opening the program and while typing
 >>the copy beginning to envision the layout in my mind. So for
 >>me, the copy came first and I didn't need to employ another
 >>program to get the flyer, poster, newsletter, etc. into
 >>production. This was and is very common workflow in a print
 >>shop.  So let me add my voice to those who would like to see
 >>an operating spellchecker in Scribus!
> That would be our aim.. but someone needs to write the new
 >spellchecker plugin.. we would like someone to do this.

I probably shouldn't ask this because it's 8 years since I wrote any 
serious code, but what's involved in the spell checker plugin ?

If hunspell solves the windows problem, that might motivate me, but
my coding skills are very rusty and fairly limited.

Cheers, J/.
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