Proposal moving *spell dicts to ports/textproc/*spell/dicts

David DEMELIER demelier.david at
Sun Dec 5 09:41:44 UTC 2010

2010/12/4 Thierry Thomas <thierry at>:
> Le sam  4 déc 10 à 11:58:44 +0100, David DEMELIER <demelier.david at>
>  écrivait :
>> Hi,
> Hello,
>> As I said some weeks ago I personally don't like much the use of
>> ports/{french,chinese,whatever}/ directories. I saw that openbsd
>> created sub directories in the aspell port. I think this is a really
>> good idea, it's really easier to find.
>> I don't think german/ispell french/aspell textproc/gu-aspell are
>> really easy to find.
>> I propose creating a ports/textproc/aspell/dicts and same for
>> textproc/ispell and textproc/hunspell and moving every spellings ports
>> to these directories.
> I don't know about hunspell and ispell, but aspell's dictionaries are
> maintained and updated independently, at different dates: its why these
> are separate ports.
> Regards,
> --
> Th. Thomas.

Yes but I don't want to make one big dict/ port. I would like to move
all aspell languages ports into aspell/dicts/ and then you go under
ports/textproc/aspell/dicts/fr && make install for example :)


Demelier David

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