Integrating Googiespell in Roundcube

Chris Richardson crichardson at
Tue May 2 16:10:14 CEST 2006

Is there a way to make it if google changes there methods or down it 
does not leave the clients in the air? I know this is an unlikely 
occurance but I am just always nervous about depending on others services.

Thomas Bruederli wrote:
> Chris Richardson wrote:
>> I am pretty sure you can also use aspell with the other alternitive I
>> have brought up in the past called ajax spell ... it can use pspell and
>> aspell i believe
> What I like in ajax spell:
> - "Add to dictionary" function
> - Does not send my text to Google
> What I don't like in ajax spell:
> - New server request to show corrections
> - Missing option to type the correct word
> Over all GoogieSpell provides a better user interaction and I like that
> all suggestions are fetched with one request (gzipping the XML response
> should bring the data to an acceptable size).
> If you have aspell or pspell installed RC should definitely use these
> but for 5$ hosting packages that do not allow any installations,
> GoogieSpell is a good alternative.
> As mentioned before, I definitely would like to have an aspell wrapper
> that acts like the Google spell checker. In that case the server script
> can decide which engine to use.
> ~Thomas

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