hunspell-tools - tools for hunspell

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename hunspell-tools_1.3.3-4ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name hunspell-tools
Package version 1.3.3
Package release 4ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category text
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 36.42 KB
Installed size 173.00 KB
Hunspell is a spell checker and morphological analyzer library and program
designed for languages with rich morphology and complex word compounding or
character encoding. It is based on MySpell and features an Ispell-like
terminal interface using Curses library, an Ispell pipe interface and an UNO module.
Main features:
- Unicode support (first 65535 Unicode characters)
- morphological analysis (in custom item and arrangement style)
- Max. 65535 affix classes and twofold affix stripping (for agglutinative
languages, like Azeri, Basque, Estonian, Finnish, Hungarian, Turkish, etc.)
- Support complex compoundings (for example, Hungarian and German)
- Support language specific algorithms (for example, handling Azeri
and Turkish dotted i, or German sharp s)
- Handling conditional affixes, circumfixes, fogemorphemes,
forbidden words, pseudoroots and homonyms.
This package contains a the munch/unmunch tools of hunspell and
ispellaff2myspell for converting ispell affix files for myspell/hunspell


Package Version Architecture Repository
hunspell-tools_1.3.3-4ubuntu1_i386.deb 1.3.3 i386 Ubuntu Main
hunspell-tools - - -


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libc6 >= 2.14
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libhunspell-1.3-0 >= 1.3.3
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1
perl -


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libmyspell-dev -


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hunspell << 1.2.7-2
libmyspell-dev -


Type URL
Binary Package hunspell-tools_1.3.3-4ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package hunspell

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install hunspell-tools deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install hunspell-tools




2016-04-05 - Matthias Klose <>
hunspell (1.3.3-4ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Merge with Debian; remaining changes:
- libhunspell-1.3-0: Add breaks/replaces to libhunspell-1.3-0v5;
can be dropped after xenial.
- Mark the library packages as M-A: same.
2016-03-09 - Rene Engelhard <>
hunspell (1.3.3-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* apply patch from Raúl Benencia: Fix FTBFS caused by new binary
matching behavior on grep, thanks (Closes: #814968)
* s/character/characters/ (closes: #811221) 
* apply patch from Matthias Klose:
- Bump the standards version.
- Build using dpkg-buildflags. Closes: #780626.
- Enable parallel builds.
(closes: #798614)
* migrate from -dbg to -dbgsym
2016-02-07 - Matthias Klose <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for ncurses6 transition.
2015-09-11 - Matthias Klose <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3ubuntu3) wily; urgency=medium
* Let the transitional library package depend on the library package.
2015-09-11 - Matthias Klose <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium
* Revert the library transition; not needed for this package.
* Build using dpkg-buildflags. Closes: #780626.
* Enable parallel builds.
2015-07-29 - Sebastien Bacher <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3ubuntu1~gcc5.2) wily; urgency=medium
* Renamed library for gcc5 transition libhunspell-1.3-0 -> libhunspell-
2015-07-15 - Steve Langasek <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3ubuntu1~gcc5.1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change test rebuild for g++5 ABI transition
2014-10-17 - Rene Engelhard <>
hunspell (1.3.3-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/bug185.diff: backport patch from upstream bug 185
to fix UTF-8 spellchecking (e.g. in emacs) (closes: #762802)
* debian/patches/dont-translate-init-string.diff: as name says
(closes: #690318)
* make config.status in rules depend on instead of
configure to fix second (re)build; configure is generated by
dh_autoreconf anyways
2014-07-08 - Rene Engelhard <>
hunspell (1.3.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* use dh-autoreconf (closes: #753628)
2014-06-04 - Rene Engelhard <>
hunspell (1.3.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* make hunspell suggest unzip 
* bunp .shlibs

See Also

Package Description
hunspell-uk_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Ukrainian dictionary for hunspell
hunspell-uz_0.6-3.2ubuntu1_all.deb The Uzbek dictionary for Hunspell
hunspell-vi_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Vietnamese dictionary for hunspell
hwdata_0.267-1_all.deb hardware identification / configuration data
hyphen-af_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Afrikaans hyphenation patterns
hyphen-as_0.9.0-1_all.deb Assamese hyphenation patterns for LibreOffice
hyphen-bg_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Bulgarian hyphenation patterns
hyphen-bn_0.9.0-1_all.deb Bengali hyphenation patterns for LibreOffice
hyphen-ca_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Catalan hyphenation patterns
hyphen-cs_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Czech hyphenation patterns
hyphen-da_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Danish hyphenation patterns
hyphen-de_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb German hyphenation patterns
hyphen-el_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Modern Greek hyphenation patterns
hyphen-en-us_2.8.8-2ubuntu1_all.deb US English hyphenation patterns for LibreOffice/
hyphen-es_5.1.0-1ubuntu2_all.deb Spanish hyphenation patterns