SweeTLeaF SweeTLeaF at
Sat Jun 14 13:49:08 PDT 2003

well, i did install it from ports and i already has aspell i dont know. Ill take a look at it again, but would rather use the current rel. 0.9.0 as it is suppose to have several bugs fixed that casued the version in ports to be unstable at times.

thanks kevin, have a great day.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kevin Golding <kevin at>
To: SweeTLeaF <SweeTLeaF at>
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2003 13:45:18 +0100
Subject: Re: recommendations

In article <1055569850.bba38720SweeTLeaF at>, SweeTLeaF
<SweeTLeaF at> writes
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Steve Sapovits <steves06 at>
>>SweeTLeaF <SweeTLeaF at> wrote:
>>> the os is freebsd-5.1
>>> sylpheed-claws is v.0.9.0 d/l from their website.
>>On 5.0 it built with no intervention from ports.  The ports version
>>there is 0.8.6 ... slightly older, but maybe that's why your build is
>>failing.  ports is the way to go most of the time.
>I tried that one, it did not have a spell checker.

Erm, Sylpheed-claws has been at version 0.8.10 for nearly two months now
and it contains the flag WITH_ASPELL which might help.

# make -DWITH_ASPELL install

Looking at the port's Makefile suggests there are quite a few options
that might be of interest.

kevin at

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