[one] solution found (Was: [kline@thought.org: Re: Openoffice3 and aspell])

Gary Kline kline at thought.org
Sat Jan 2 20:30:14 UTC 2010

On Sat, Jan 02, 2010 at 01:09:31AM -0800, Gary Kline wrote:
> 	About an hour ago things started working, and this time I made
> 	notes.  ((__NOTE__: The thesaurus stuff is 28.0MB and harder to
> 	retrieve; I'll try later.))
> 	Here is a cut and paste of my notes on getting en_US.oxt to install
> 	and work:
> Left mouse click on "Insert" top bar, go down to File at the last entry of
> the dropdown. [it may take several seconds.]
> A widget/window/dialogue will open in your cwd with a list of files that
> should include the spell-checking file, en_US.oxt.  Scroll down the list
> and click on this file.  Then click the "Insert" button on the dialog.  You
> may need to restart OOo at least once until the checker starts underlining
> misspelled words.
> 	If anyone onlist can find WiRWib.oxt, the thesaurus file, I may
> 	be able to make it available on a server somewhere in the States.
> 	-gdk

	Update, just minutes ago I got the wibwir.oxt file downloaded.  But
	(to twist an old saying), there may be no there, there.  It is only
	~16megs, not 28megs.  And since this is only version 0.03, it isn't
	worth sweating.



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