a simple but quite powerful Python spell checking library for GtkTextViews based on Enchant
Python GTK Spellchecker
A simple but quite powerful spellchecking library written in pure Python for Gtk based on Enchant. It supports PyGObject as well as PyGtk for Python 2 and 3 with automatic switching and binding detection. For automatic translation of the user interface it can use Gedit’s translation files.
localized names of the available languages
supports word, line and multiple line ignore regular expressions
supports ignore custom tags on GtkTextBuffer
enable and disable of spellchecking with preferences memory
supports hotswap of GtkTextBuffers
PyGObject and PyGtk compatible with automatic detection
Python 2 and 3 supportas Enchant, support for Hunspell (LibreOffice) and Aspell (GNU) dictionaries
extract dictionaries out of LibreOffice extension files
legacy API for Python GtkSpell
The documentation is available at Read the Docs.
PyPI package is available:
pip install pygtkspellcheck
Archlinux - AUR
pacman -S python-gtkspellcheck
pacman -S python2-gtkspellcheck
Ubuntu / Debian
sudo apt-get install python-gtkspellcheck
sudo apt-get install python3-gtkspellcheck
Development happens at GitHub.
PyGtkSpellcheck is released under GPLv3 or at your opinion any later version.
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