On Fri, 2006-09-01 at 18:15 +0900, Ian Astley wrote: > I have done enough mucking about with altering set-ups and am > wondering if there is any sort-of painless way of introducing my > etymological neurosis into the resident spell-checkers on Unix > systems? You might have to do what I used to do with dictionaries not of my locale: Spell check a document that I know is perfectly typed, and add every word the spell checker complains about to the local dictionary. That gets most of the problems out of the way in the first go. -- (Currently running FC4, occasionally trying FC5.) Don't send private replies to my address, the mailbox is ignored. I read messages from the public lists.