Closed Bug 1293704 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago
Spell checker thinks "adoptee" is a misspelling
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.10; rv:47.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/47.0 Build ID: 20160623154057 Steps to reproduce: 1. Visit http://pastebin.mozilla.org/ 2. Type "adoptee" into the text box Actual results: Squiggly red underline indicating misspelling Expected results: No squiggly red underline indicating misspelling. For reference for the spelling of "adoptee", please see http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adoptee or http://www.dictionary.com/browse/adoptee (currently I am unable to install Xcode on my machine otherwise I would follow the MDN procedure for adding a new word to the en-US dictionary.)
Component: Untriaged → Spelling checker
Product: Firefox → Core
We should add this since it seems common enough, has a high SCOWL rating and is in en_US-large: http://app.aspell.net/lookup?dict=en_US;words=adoptee
Hi, I was finally able to get my dev environment set up on my computer and I am trying to add the word per instructions here: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Adding_a_new_word_to_the_en-US_dictionary I am using mozilla-central via: hg clone https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central I am able to successfully add the word to "5-mozilla-added" but when I quit my editor and try to run the command "sh merge-dictionaries" as described in the above tutorial from the directory extensions/spellcheck/locales/en-US/hunspell/dictionary-sources it says: "sh: merge-dictionaries: No such file or directory" I see that there is a "make-new-dict" and "install-new-dict" in the directory but not "merge-dictionaries". What am I missing here to merge the word I added and proceed with moving the revised dictionary file? Any help is greatly appreciated.
To add a single word to the dictionary, add it to en-US.dic and don't forget to increase the count at the very top. This change here is a two-liner. All those scripts are for bulk import of new dictionaries from the upstream source (SCOWL). For your case, see https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/diff/e42e07e4f668/extensions/spellcheck/locales/en-US/hunspell/en-US.dic as an example of a single word addition.
This https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Adding_a_new_word_to_the_en-US_dictionary seems 100% out of date.
Actually, you should add this line: adoptee/MS The suffixes M and S are for plural (adoptees) and possessive form (adoptee's) (or vice versa).
Fantastic. Thank you for clarifying and sharing the example.
My apologies but I was not able to submit patch via bzexport. Kept receiving the error: "abort: Local changes found; refresh first!" after running hg bzexport -e Proposed patch for spelling checker has been edited per instructions in comments. I would like to streamline this process for future additions. Any help or documentation would be greatly appreciated. Thank you for your patience
You need to attach a patch for review, not the edited file. You can use mercurial queues to create one: hg qnew -m "Bug 1293704 - added adoptee/MS. r=ehsan" 1293704.patch. Your reviewer will be Ehsan (firstname.lastname@example.org).
All set now. When I tried mercurial's qnew previously, I received "hg: unknown command 'qnew'" because I had mq disabled. Enabled mq and was able to create patch. Will attach patch file. Thanks!
Comment on attachment 8793880 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed Patch - Added adoptee/MS to spelling checker Please check patches before attaching them for review. Did you not see that you saved the file as UTF-8 where it was ANSI encoded before? You destroyed every single word with an accent, and you can see it in the patch, just look: -Asunción/M +Asunciï¿½n/M
Attachment #8793880 - Flags: review?(ehsan) → review-
Apologies - amateur mistake. My editor defaulted to UTF-8. Will resubmit
Updated proposed patch with correct encoding format. Thank you for your patience.
Comment on attachment 8793967 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed Patch - Added adoptee/MS to spelling checker Yep ;-)
Attachment #8793967 - Flags: feedback+
Actually, you don't seem to have Mercurial set up correctly. To land the patch, it needs the author noted in it. My patches for example look have this: # HG changeset patch # User Jorg K <email@example.com> # Parent 5644818538de2413cce52551e32b025e6c7e352e Bug 301712 - Remove uncommon proper names, remove unneeded words. r=ehsan Another question. When this bug is done, maybe we can interest you in bug 1255327. That's a little harder since you'd have to add canonicalization/MS and also the verb, canonicalize which comes with the usual suffixes: canonicalized, canonicalizes, canonicalizing.
Hmmn - Looks like on my Global Config ("$HOME/.hgrc"): [ui] username = m-r-m-s <firstname.lastname@example.org> but local repository at mozilla-central/.hg/hgrc is an example configuration file. I guess that is overriding global config? Will try and sort out and resubmit. Yes, I am interested in bug 1255327 once this bug is complete
I have that in mercurial.ini
Comment on attachment 8793967 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed Patch - Added adoptee/MS to spelling checker Review of attachment 8793967 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks!
Attachment #8793967 - Flags: review?(ehsan) → review+
(In reply to litewrite from comment #16) > Will try and sort out and resubmit. Coming up? When you do, you can add the review+ yourself and add as a comment: Added user name to patch. Carrying forward Ehsan's r+. Then you need to add the keyword "checkin-needed" so a sheriff will take the patch and commit it to the code base.
Assignee: nobody → litewrite
Status: UNCONFIRMED → ASSIGNED
Ever confirmed: true
Spent most of yesterday trying to figure out why User comments weren't being included in patch despite having the [ui] populated in my .hgrc file (mac os x equilvalent of the mercurial.ini). Still had no success. Added the User comments manually to patch, then did a "hg qrefresh". I will re-submit here shortly per your most recent instructions. Really appreciate all the help so far!
Added user name to patch. Carrying forward Ehsan's r+.
Pushed by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/e84d837b043e added adoptee/MS. r=ehsan
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