Install command:
brew install hunspell

Spell checker and morphological analyzer

License: GPL-2.0

/api/formula-linux/hunspell.json (JSON API)

/api/bottle-linux/hunspell.json (Bottle JSON API)

Linux formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for Linux platforms:

Intel big sur
64-bit linux
ARM64 big sur

Current versions:

stable 1.7.0

Revision: 2

Depends on:

gettext 0.21 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
readline 8.1.1 Library for command-line editing

Depends on when building from source:

autoconf 2.71 Automatic configure script builder
automake 1.16.5 Tool for generating GNU Standards-compliant Makefiles
libtool 2.4.6 Generic library support script

Conflicts with: freeling

Dictionary files (*.aff and *.dic) should be placed in
~/Library/Spelling/ or /Library/Spelling/. Homebrew itself
provides no dictionaries for Hunspell, but you can download
compatible dictionaries from other sources, such as .


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