Re: Unable to load the "aspell" module.
- From: Brett Johnson <brett_johnson hp com>
- To: Daniel Hedrick <dhedrick works com>
- Cc: balsa-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Unable to load the "aspell" module.
- Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2001 16:19:11 -0600
FWIW, I just downloaded the latest libaspell and libpspell (the new
libaspell requires a newer libpspell than is installed on RH 7.1).
They compiled and installed OK (in /usr/local). But I couldn't figure
out how to get balsa to recognise them in that location. Finally,
after wasting a couple of hours trying to do this "right", I just soft-
linked the lib[ap]spell installation to /usr, and balsa would finally
So now I'm able to load the aspell module, and everything seems to work
OK, until I actually try to use it to spell check something. If I
attempt to replace a misspelled word, balsa immediately crashes. I'm
gonna give up on this for a while...
Cheers! (also sorry for any misspellings)
Brett Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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On 08/13/2001 15:58 Daniel Hedrick wrote:
> On 2001.08.13 15:38 Pawel Salek wrote:
> > You can refer to the thread beginning at:
> > http://mail.gnome.org/archives/balsa-list/2001-July/msg00040.html
> Based on the current thread, and the archived thread Pawel points out
> above (and based on RedHat bug 42471), I'm pretty sure that my
> pspell install is all boof'ed up, since I get the following:
> ursula:~# /sbin/ldconfig -p | grep spell
> libpspell.so.4 (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell.so.4
> libpspell.so (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell.so
> libpspell-modules.so.1 (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell-modules.so.1
> libpspell-modules.so (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell-modules.so
> libpspell-impl.so.6 (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell-impl.so.6
> libpspell-impl.so (libc6) => /usr/local/lib/libpspell-impl.so
> libaspell.so.4 (libc6) => /usr/lib/libaspell.so.4
> libaspell.so (libc6) => /usr/lib/libaspell.so
> So, my question is (and perhaps it's more appropriate to find some
> aspell / pspell mailing list for this question), based on above,
> don't I need
> libpspell_aspell.so.1 (libc6) => /usr/lib/libpspell_aspell.so.1
> libpspell_aspell.so (libc6) => /usr/lib/libpspell_aspell.so
> around? Is there any chance that the latest pspell goo will make
> this work (that is, if I have the .la file that Christophe points
> out is necessary)?
> PS For those who are less concerned with American colloquialisms:
> boof'ed == broken
> goo == things I don't want to deal with but probably have to.
> Daniel Hedrick
> "Some mistakes are too much fun to make only once."
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