bugGNU nano - Bugs: bug #29393, running spell check on empty file...


bug #29393: running spell check on empty file shows spurious error

Submitted by:  Mike Frysinger <vapier>
Submitted on:  Wed 31 Mar 2010 10:44:53 AM UTC  
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Fixed
Assigned to:  Chris Allegretta <astyanax> Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sun 29 Jun 2014 09:06:23 PM UTC, comment #4:

Considering this fixed.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator
Wed 26 Mar 2014 01:28:31 PM UTC, comment #3:

I don't see this any more with SVN.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator
Sat 03 Apr 2010 12:53:20 PM UTC, comment #2:

$ grep spell ~/.nanorc
set speller "aspell -x -c"

Mike Frysinger <vapier>
Project Member
Sat 03 Apr 2010 03:13:58 AM UTC, comment #1:

Hi Mike,

Did you override the default speller? Normally it's spell, not aspell. I do get this when I use 'nano -s aspell' but not for 'nano -s "aspell -c"' ven in an empty file. Interested in hearing more details on this.

Chris Allegretta <astyanax>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Wed 31 Mar 2010 10:44:53 AM UTC, original submission:

this is a minor issue, but if you run `nano` and then spell check (CTRL+T), the status message is:
Spell checking failed: Error invoking "aspell"

perhaps nano should avoid sending 0 byte buffers to the spell checker ?

Mike Frysinger <vapier>
Project Member


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