Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 615007
claws-mail missing hunspell dependency
Last modified: 2012-06-09 02:22:11 EDT
Description of problem:
I just installed claws-mail and started using it. When composing a message (or replying etc) before the compose window came up I'd always get an error about a dictionary initialization error. After installing hunspell-en the message went away.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. install claws-mail on a fresh F12 install
2. open it, compose a message
Error message about dictionary initialization.
Compose window comes up immediately, spell checking works.
Seems like the claws-mail package should either be built with aspell support instead (and depend on aspell + a dictionary) or it should depend on hunspell + a dictionary so when I install it I get all the right bits.
Thanks for reporting. This is not as straight forward as it seems. claws is build neither against aspell nor hunspell but uses enchant for which it has the correct BuildRequires and also the right requires in the build package. So this seems more like a problem with enchant but I will investigate.
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 573516 ***