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spell checking

Posted: Fri Dec 10, 2004 8:46 pm
by omer kircher

sometimes the spell checker stops on a word that is immediately preceded or followed by a quote mark or an apostrophe but is otherwise ok.

sometimes it doesn't.

if it stops, the word and the punctuation mark are show in the "Word not in dictionary:" box.

some examples that i have seen are

i haven't been able to figure out what the circumstances are that cause it to stop or not to stop.


Posted: Sat Dec 11, 2004 3:39 am
by jussij
Hi Omer,

I created a new text file and found that this spells correctly:


but this does not:


So this definitely looks like a bug :(

For the other case this will spell correctly:


provided the ' is defined as a delimiter character of the document type.

Cheers Jussi