Call for Testing: The Hunspell Dictionaries Content Snap

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This is the unofficial snap for Hunspell Dictionaries, “Dictionaries for the most popular spellchecking library”. It works on Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian, and other major Linux distributions.

This is a content-shared snap for snaps that depend on the Hunspell spellchecking dictionaries.

This snap does not provide any applications and is not meant for regular users.

Refer The content interface - doc - topic for information of using this snap.

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(Don’t have snapd installed?)

In Terminal

# Install Snap #
sudo snap install --channel=beta hunspell-dictionaries
#sudo snap install hunspell-dictionaries

# Connect the Snap to the Mandatory Interface #
## hunspell-dictionaries: Providing hunspell dictionaries at $SNAP/usr/share/hunspell ##
sudo snap connect _consumer_snap_name_:_plug_name_ hunspell-dictionaries:hunspell-dictionaries

What is Working

  • Spellchecking in consumer snap (locale tested: fr_FR)

What is NOT Working…yet

  • Nothing as of now.

What is NOT Tested…yet

  • The launcher script that sets the DICPATH environmental variable (no known snaps depend on it yet.)

… and everything not listed in the “What is Working” section.