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From Christian Lohmaier <>
Subject Re: GPL'd dictionaries (was Re:
Date Tue, 08 Nov 2011 22:45:07 GMT
Hi *,

On Tue, Nov 8, 2011 at 10:58 PM, FR web forum <> wrote:
> De: "Rob Weir" <>
>>The future is even easier than that.  Microsoft appears to be moving
>>the spell checker into the OS.  For example, Windows 8 will have spell
>>checking built in, and any application can call into an API to access
>>it.  And I think any native GUI control will get spell checking for
> OOo is multi OS. You will need spell checker for Linux or MacOS. [....]

OOo as well as LIbreOffice can make use of the Mac OSX system
spellchecker - but of course that doesn't offer all the languages that
are supported by the hunspell based spellchecking engine.


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