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This is the Git repository for GNU Aspell

The following packages need to be installed to build this package from Git: * perl (I use v5.6.0 but other versions may work) * libtool * gettext * autoconf * automake * makeinfo

Before the build: ``` ./autogen

./configure --disable-static

or ./config-opt or ./config-debug

The `./config-*` will set things up for easier development.  If you want
to install Aspell to use it rather than develop with it than use the
normal `configure`.  When `config-*` is used the default things will be
installed in `/inst` for easier testing and debugging. You
can change that by using the `--prefix` option.

Autogen should be run when ever anything but the source files or files are modified.

Than to build and install:

make make install ```

You will then need to install a dictionary package for the new Aspell. You can find them at If Aspell is installed somewhere other than

you will probably need to add
to your PATH or make symbolic links to the executable in order for the dictionary to build correctly.

To run the debugger on these programs if there are not installed use

libtool gdb 
libtool --mode execute  
For example to debug aspell with ddd use
libtool --mode execute ddd prog/.libs/aspell

Using libtool is necessary to make sure the shared libraries get loaded right. If you debug them after they are installed this will not be necessary.

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