aspell — Spell Checker


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aspell — Spell Checker


Aspell can either be used as a library or as an independent spell
checker. Its main feature is suggesting possible replacements for a
misspelled word. Aspell can also easily check documents in UTF-8
without having to use a special dictionary.


$ aspell — Show Help/Usage message.

$ aspell conf — Show ASpell configuration details.

$ aspell -l — Start typing some words and Press Ctrl+D then aspell

              list all misspelled words from that text.

$ aspell -c MyFile — Run Spell checker over MyFile and Give a list of

                     replacement work for the misspelled words.

Read: man aspell or /usr/share/doc/aspell-xyz/


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