Bug 615007 - claws-mail missing hunspell dependency
Summary: claws-mail missing hunspell dependency
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 573516
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: claws-mail (Show other bugs)
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Version: 12
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Andreas Bierfert
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: 573516
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Reported: 2010-07-15 18:49 UTC by Jesse Barnes
Modified: 2012-06-09 06:22 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-12-03 13:14:19 UTC
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Description Jesse Barnes 2010-07-15 18:49:27 UTC
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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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install claws-mail on a fresh F12 install
2. open it, compose a message

Actual results:
Error message about dictionary initialization.

Expected results:
Compose window comes up immediately, spell checking works.

Additional info:
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.

Comment 1 Andreas Bierfert 2010-07-16 06:13:48 UTC
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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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-12-03 13:14:19 UTC
Fedora 12 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-12-02. Fedora 12 is 
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Comment 4 Ville Skyttä 2012-06-09 06:22:11 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 573516 ***

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