[ITA] scowl Spell Checker Oriented Word Lists

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Mon Aug 16 17:09:08 GMT 2021

On 2021-08-12 08:34, Marco Atzeri via Cygwin-apps wrote:
> On 15.08.2021 20:30, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> I'd like to adopt the orphaned scowl Spell Checker Oriented Word Lists 
>> package and get it updated as it is a few years out of date.
>> This package also provides and updates hunspell-en.
> all yours

Thanks Marco

>> ATTN: Marco Atzeri - this update will make 2020.12.07 english 
>> dictionaries available to build an updated aspell-en, as I noticed 
>> that is a make option, and the dates align, but the package is not 
>> updated with or by scowl, although it could be if you preferred.
> I will look on the matter

I haven't spent much time looking at scowl's build other than adding
"cygmake aspell" in scowl, then deal with the generated aspell-en files, 
or that there is a cygport aspell cygclass to do the aspell dictionary 
builds and installs.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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