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Re: [trinity-users] aspell in kmail not working

From: Greg Madden <gomadtroll@...>
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 23:25:35 -0800

On Tuesday 21 September 2010 08:54:33 Greg Madden wrote:
> On Monday 20 September 2010 14:36:00 John A. Sullivan III wrote:
> > On Mon, 2010-09-20 at 13:56 -0800, Greg Madden wrote:
> > > I am running thre latest trinity kdepim 3.5.12,  on Debian Squeeze 64
> > > bit, using Wmaker WM.
> > >
> > >  I get the following error when I try to spell check i kmail.
> > >
> > >
> > > "Spell/Aspell could not be started Please make sure you have ISpell or
> > > Aspell properly configured and in your PATH"
> > >
> > > Aspell is properly configured and works for other apps, it is the
> > > access to Trinity stuff in  /opt  that I need to fix.
> > > '/opt/trinity/bin' is in my PATH. I can start a kde app in an xterm
> > > using ie. 'kmail'
> > >
> > > Other symtoms include:
> > >  'alt+F2" run command does not use '/opt/trinity/bin'
> > > to start an app.
> > >
> > > Setting an application default for content type in Iceweasel requires
> > > full path to the kde apps,
> >
> > It is working for me on Lenny 64-bit but my setup is somewhat unique.
> > Are you starting KDE with the startkde from Trinity
> > (/opt/trinity/bin/startkde I believe)? Peace :) - John
>
> I use GDM to manage logins, Window Maker is my window manager, not using a
> desktop enviroment. I am mainly using kdepim-trinity,kontact-trinity
> +depends & konsole-trinity.
>
> trinity lines from 'export':
> declare -x \
> PATH="/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/games:/opt/trinity/bin
>" declare -x KDEDIRS="/opt/trinity/"
> declare -x KDEHOME="/home/pabi/.trinity"
> declare -x MANPATH="/opt/trinity/share/man"
> declare -x XDG_DATA_DIRS="/opt/trinity/share/:/usr/share/"

Solved the aspell/spellcheck error issue. I installed and used the trinity 
desktop, ran kcontrol, and set the dictionary to Aspell, the default action was 
Ispell. 


-- 
Peace,

Greg