wnorwegian - Norwegian word list

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name wnorwegian
Package version 2.2
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 19.79 KB
Download size 3.05 MB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package provides a list of Norwegian names and words, for general use.


Package Version Architecture Repository
wnorwegian_2.2-3_all.deb 2.2 all Ubuntu Main
wnorwegian - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
dictionaries-common -


Name Value
wordlist -


Type URL
Binary Package wnorwegian_2.2-3_all.deb
Source Package norwegian

Install Howto

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




2017-07-20 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix up where the no{.{dat,multi},_phonet.dat} symlinks point.
Closes: #857781
2016-11-13 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Turn off parallel builds.  Closes: #844142
2016-10-26 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version.
- Fixes FTBFS.  Closes: #790765
- Add missing scripts/thes_to_dat script from git.
- Add libmythes-dev
* Add Brazilian Portuguese debconf translation.  Closes: #811513
* Add Homepage field to control file.  Closes: #821373
* Always use gawk as the awk.  Closes: #802950
* Bump to debhelper 10.
* Install hunspell files in hunspell, drop installing myspell links.
* Fix formatting of Build-Depends.
* Make aspell-no Arch: all
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
2015-05-30 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix FTBFS by moving iconv-ing the word lists from override_dh_install
to binary-indep.  Closes: #784974
2015-05-08 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build problem with nynorsk dictionaries.  Thanks to Petter
Reinholdtsen for patch. Closes: #777371
* Fix encoding of, and unfuzzy English Debconf translation.  Closes: #691979
* Add Polish Debconf translation.  Closes: #734106
* Correct name of New Norwegian and bokmal → bokmål in
* Re-encode word lists in UTF-8.  Closes: #709011
2014-10-20 - Agustin Martin Domingo <agmartin@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-5.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Rebuild with aspell supporting semi-multiarch and make sure to not use
old aspell (Closes: #763908).
2012-09-25 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-5.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload, acked by the maintainer.
* Compress binaries with xz to save some space on CD images.  Closes: #688676
2011-11-06 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dh, update build-depends accordingly.
* Update debhelper compat level to 8.
2009-08-08 - Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Ack NMU.  Closes: #547462
* Rebuild with newer ispell.  Closes: #623073
* Drop iso8859-1 symlinks.
* Update Danish debconf translation.  Closes: #596144
2009-09-20 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
norwegian (2.0.10-3.2) unstable; urgency=low
* fix debian/myspell-nb.links, oops

See Also

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wpolish_20170707-1_all.deb Polish dictionary words for /usr/share/dict
wportuguese_20171225-1_all.deb European Portuguese wordlist
wspanish_1.0.27_all.deb Spanish dictionary words for /usr/share/dict
wswedish_1.4.5-2.2_all.deb Swedish dictionary words for /usr/share/dict
wswiss_20161207-4_all.deb Swiss (German) orthography wordlist
wukrainian_1.7.1-2_all.deb Ukrainian dictionary words for /usr/share/dict
x11-apps_7.7+6ubuntu1_amd64.deb X applications
x11-common_7.7+19ubuntu7_all.deb X Window System (X.Org) infrastructure
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x11-utils_7.7+3build1_amd64.deb X11 utilities
x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3_amd64.deb X11 XKB utilities
x11-xserver-utils_7.7+7build1_amd64.deb X server utilities
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