Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 695026
Review Request: opendict - free multiplatform dictionary program.
Last modified: 2013-10-19 10:42:52 EDT
Spec URL: https://fedoraproject.org/w/uploads/a/a7/Opendict.spec
SRPM URL: https://fedoraproject.org/w/uploads/3/3f/Opendict-0.6.3-1.fc14.src.rpm
Description: OpenDict is free multiplatform dictionary program. It is made to be universal and easy to use for desktop users and developers.
Since as stand-alone program it has limited value, I think that plugins from bug 695027 should be made as requirement for this package. I haven't done that yet.
The current homepage of OpenDict is down. However, the old one is still available:
OpenDict package is available for Debian:
Just a look at the spec:
Most likely the following applies:
Thanks for comments.
I've uploaded new versions of both files, corrected accordingly.
License is GPLv2+.
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
# the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
# (at your opinion) any later version.
Please inform upstream about the wrong FSF postal address.
Usually the files section comes after the posts.
"%patch1 -p0 -b .mkdirs" -- That should say "symlink", I suppose.
Please increment the release number for every new version you publish and write the changelog.
I contacted upstream authors and they suggested to switch to StarDict, as OpenDict has almost no development. Thus, I withdraw my request and will probably switch to packaging StarDict lithuanian dictionaries.