Help in Libreoffice extension development
toki.kantoor at gmail.com
Tue Mar 6 18:17:20 UTC 2018
On 03/06/2018 03:26 PM, Samuel Mehrbrodt wrote:
>This page indicates there already exists a spell checker and even
grammar checker for Tamil
If you mean the Tamil spell checker that allegedly resides at
there is no stable release.
The spelling dictionary listed at
has a warning that it hasn't been updated since AOo 4.3.
The hyphenation dictionary listed at
has a warning that it hasn't been updated since AOo 3.4.
As far grammar checking is concerned,
https://languagetool.org/languages/ states that they are looking for a
Going by the announcements at http://thamizha.org/, it looks like that
project is dormant. I didn't delve beyond the first page. IF it is an
active project, the home page is in desperate need of being updated.
>did you check that?
Huge disconnects between the languages that LibO claims are supported,
and the languages that are supported, are not uncommon.
Looks like I need to update
especially not all dictionary extensions can be installed in LibO 6.x.
Maybe that is the fault of the _daily build/alpha/beta/not for use
anywhere near a production environment_ version that I was doing the
>We read through Libreoffice documentation.
LibO documentation, especially in terms of l10n and i18n, is woefully
That said, I'd suggest heading over to
https://languagetool.org/development/ to work on grammar checking, and
https://hunspell.github.io/ to work on spell checking.
FWIW, I wouldn't be surprised is the spell checker and hyphenation
dictionary for AOo simply needed to be updated, and vocabulary expanded.
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