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documentation/5070: spell(1) uses _lexicographically_ ordered wordlists

Igor Sobrado
>Number:         5070
>Category:       documentation
>Synopsis:       spell(1) uses _lexicographically_ ordered wordlists
>Confidential:   yes
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    bugs
>State:          open
>Quarter:        
>Keywords:      
>Date-Required:
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Apr 06 15:30:01 GMT 2006
>Closed-Date:
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     Igor Sobrado
>Release:        3.7
>Organization:
University of Oviedo
>Environment:
       
        System      : OpenBSD 3.7
        Architecture: OpenBSD.i386
        Machine     : i386
>Description:
        When a words list is ordered following the principles and
        practices of dictionary making we say that it is lexicographically
        ordered, not lexigraphically ordered.
>How-To-Repeat:
        Matching spell(1) with a lexicographically ordered wordlist...
        a dictionary.  ;)
>Fix:
--- spell.1 2006-04-06 15:42:42.000000000 +0200
+++ spell.1 2006-04-06 15:45:38.000000000 +0200
@@ -129,7 +129,7 @@
 or the local stop list,
 .Pa /usr/local/share/dict/stop .
 .Pp
-All word (and stop) lists must be sorted in lexigraphical order
+All word (and stop) lists must be sorted in lexicographical order
 with case folded.
 The simplest way to achieve this is to use
 .Dq sort -df .
@@ -237,7 +237,7 @@
 .Ox
 .Nm
 command does not use hashed word files.
-Instead, it uses lexigraphically sorted files and the same technique as
+Instead, it uses lexicographically sorted files and the same technique as
 .Xr look 1 .
 .Sh BUGS
 The spelling list lacks many technical terms; new installations will


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