libgtkspell0 - a spell-checking addon for GTK's TextView widget

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libgtkspell0_2.0.16-1.1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name libgtkspell0
Package version 2.0.16
Package release 1.1ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 10.88 KB
Installed size 92.00 KB
GtkSpell provides MSWord/MacOSX-style highlighting of misspelled words in a
GtkTextView widget.  Right-clicking a misspelled word pops up a menu of
suggested replacements.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libgtkspell0_2.0.16-1.1ubuntu1_i386.deb 2.0.16 i386 Ubuntu Main
libgtkspell0 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libenchant1c2a >= 1.6.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0


Type URL
Binary Package libgtkspell0_2.0.16-1.1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package gtkspell

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libgtkspell0 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libgtkspell0




2016-01-07 - Matthias Klose <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1.1ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Merge with Debian; remaining changes:
- debian/control: build-depends on dh-translations.
- Call dh_translations (lp: #515499).
2014-08-30 - Andreas Barth <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add dh-autoreconf to get a working package on ppc64el. 
Closes: #753532
* Add gtk-doc-tools so that autoreconf works.
* debian/rules: Drop dependency on configure as this is created
by dh_autoreconf.
2013-12-23 - Matthias Klose <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu7) trusty; urgency=medium
* Patch aclocal.m4 and configure to support ppc64el.
2012-10-02 - Colin Watson <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu6) quantal; urgency=low
* Rebuild for new armel compiler default of ARMv5t.
2012-03-22 - Sebastien Bacher <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu5) precise; urgency=low
* debian/control: build-depends on dh-translations
2012-03-22 - Sebastien Bacher <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu4) precise; urgency=low
* Call dh_translations (lp: #515499)
2012-01-04 - Sebastien Bacher <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu3) precise; urgency=low
* Revert the gtk3 dual build changes and basically go back to 2.0.16-1,
the gtk3 version is built from a new source gtkspell3.
2011-07-25 - Ken VanDine <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu2) oneiric; urgency=low
* debian/control
- Renamed gtkspell binary libgtkspell-common
- Made libgtkspell-dev and libgtkspell3-dev conflict
* debian/rules
- Moved autoreconf before debhelper include to clean up debhelper logs
2011-07-23 - Ken VanDine <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low
* debian/patches/gtk3_support.patch
- patched to build for gtk3
* debian/control, debian/*.install
- Added new package names for libgtkspell3-0 to be installed
side by side with gtk2 builds
* debian/rules
- convert to cdbs and make it dual build gtk2 and gtk3
2010-01-08 - Ari Pollak <>
gtkspell (2.0.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- Should fix some memory leak problems (Closes: #520608)
* Add Build-Depends-Package to .symbols file

See Also

Package Description
libgtkspell3-3-0_3.0.7-2_amd64.deb spell-checking addon for GTK+'s TextView widget
libgtkspell3-3-dev_3.0.7-2_amd64.deb Development files for GtkSpell
libgtop-2.0-10_2.32.0-1_amd64.deb gtop system monitoring library (shared)
libgtop2-common_2.32.0-1_all.deb gtop system monitoring library (common)
libgtop2-dev_2.32.0-1_amd64.deb gtop system monitoring library (devel)
libgtop2-doc_2.32.0-1_all.deb gtop system monitoring library (documentation)
libgucharmap-2-90-7_3.18.2-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb Unicode browser widget library (shared library)
libgucharmap-2-90-dev_3.18.2-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb Unicode browser widget library (development headers)
libgudev-1.0-0_230-2_amd64.deb GObject-based wrapper library for libudev
libgudev-1.0-dev_230-2_amd64.deb libgudev-1.0 development files
libgusb-dev_0.2.9-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb GLib wrapper around libusb1 - development files
libgusb-doc_0.2.9-0ubuntu1_all.deb GLib wrapper around libusb1 - documentation
libgusb2_0.2.9-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb GLib wrapper around libusb1
libgutenprint-dev_5.2.11-1_amd64.deb development files for the Gutenprint printer driver library
libgutenprint-doc_5.2.11-1_all.deb documentation for the Gutenprint printer driver library