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From Alexey Zhuravliov <>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL][API][WINDOWS]Whether Common Spelling API can be implemented
Date Sat, 28 May 2016 15:04:13 GMT
Hello Dennis,

Friday, May 27, 2016, 8:31:25 PM, you wrote:

DEH> PS: Minor clarification:  The request was for AOO to *be* or
DEH> *provide* a spell checker available to other programs via the
DEH> CSAPI on Windows.  In any case, there is no reason for us to go down that road.

If it can't be done through CSAPI can it be done by other means?

>> >> I recently came across something that Firefox and Open office were
>> set
>> >> to share their spell checker. That would be nice.
>> > To the best of my knowledge, there is no joint activity between the
>> projects

>> We simply use the same library (at least OpenOffice and Thunderbird, I
>> didn't check what Firefox does). So it's not a matter of adapting
>> OpenOffice code to use the spell-checker in another program: OpenOffice
>> uses Hunspell and other programs use Hunspell too. This is just the way
>> it should work.

Best regards,
Alexey Zhuravliov

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