No Languages shown in gedit

Asked by Stephen Perret on 2011-03-23

There are no languages shown for the spellchecker.

How do I get english to show up so the spellcheck will work?

Question information

Language:
English Edit question
Status:
Solved
For:
Ubuntu gedit Edit question
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Solved by:
Stephen Perret
Solved:
2011-03-23
Last query:
2011-03-23
Last reply:
2011-03-23
Curtis Hovey (sinzui) said : #1

Gedit uses the system dictionaries. You need to verify you have one or more English packages installed: myspell-en-*

Stephen Perret (sperret) said : #2

Thanks, worked great.