Bug 76951 - Aspell's ispell compatibility mode does not emulate ispell well enough.
Aspell's ispell compatibility mode does not emulate ispell well enough.
Status: CLOSED DEFERRED
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: aspell (Show other bugs)
7.3
All Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Eido Inoue
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-10-29 20:12 EST by akopps
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-19 16:14:49 EST
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Description akopps 2002-10-29 20:12:05 EST
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Description of problem:
Aspell swaps two of the most important Ispell keys. In real ispell, A in stands
for (A)ccept and I for (I)insert. Aspell swaps the meaning of these keys causing
lots of confusion amoung the users who also have to use the real ispell program
on non-RedHat Linux systems they login to every day. Moreover, aspell, even in
ispell compatibility mode, seems to ignore the user's private .ispell_english
file. Is it possible to put the old ispell back into the distribution or at
least to modify the aspell to be more compatible with the old ispell?


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Comment 1 Eido Inoue 2003-02-19 16:14:49 EST
aspell will be reved for the next release. the key assignments for the current
aspell, are an upstream decision.

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