Spell check in KDE not in PATH

Nigel Ridley nigel at rmk.co.il
Sat Apr 12 04:21:19 UTC 2008

Nigel Ridley wrote:
> Hardy up-to-date
> I was doing some text editing in Kate and when I went to 'spell check' it I got an error 
> message:
> The spelling program could not be started. Please make sure you have set the correct 
> spelling program and that it is properly configured and in your PATH.
> I get a similar message when trying to spell check in KWrite.
> According to KControl Center (or System Settings) spell checking is configured using 'aspell'.
> OpenOffice and Thunderbird have no problems spell checking and the output of 'echo $PATH':
> /home/nigel/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games
> How can I get Kate to spell check?
> Blessings,
> Nigel

I fixed it by re-installing 'aspell'.



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