Dictionary plasmoid stopped working?

Thomas Olsen thomas at tanghus.net
Sat Dec 10 21:11:54 UTC 2011


On Saturday 10 December 2011 22:19 Waleed Hamra wrote:
> On 10/12/11 20:36, Kaj Haulrich wrote:
> > On 12/10/2011 04:41 PM, Mark Fraser wrote:
> >> On Saturday 10 Dec 2011 15:29:14 Thomas Olsen wrote:
> >>> Is it just at my end that the Dictionary plasmoid has stopped
> >>> working?
> >>> Nothing happens whatever I enter in the input field.
> >>> With my lousy vocabulary I'm heavily dependant on it.
> >> 
> >> It isn't just you, I added it to my desktop just now to try it and
> >> nothing
> >> happened when I entered some text.
> > 
> > Same problem on 12.04 - so I guess it's an upstream issue.
> > 
> > Kaj Haulrich.
> 
> the issue is not with KDE itself, but rather dict.org misbehaving.
> currently they have a database error, and i'm afraid i'm not aware of
> anyway of changing the plasmoid's default server.

Should have thought of that but wasn't even aware it was using dict.org. Let's 
hope they get it up and running again.

There's a link to webmaster but they have probably already loads of mails 
coming in.

Thanks for the info.

-- 
Med venlig hilsen / Best Regards

Thomas Olsen




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