[OS X TeX] How do people handle spellchecking of different languages?

Simon Spiegel simon at simifilm.ch
Wed Sep 22 12:46:38 CEST 2004

On 22.09.2004, at 12:20, Jérôme Laurens wrote:

> Le 21 sept. 04, à 21:52, Gerben Wierda a écrit :
>> On Sep 21, 2004, at 20:55, Simon Spiegel wrote:
>>> As many others on this list I use TeXShop for writing and Cocoaspell 
>>> for spellchecking. This combination is quite nice, since Cocoaspell 
>>> can handle TeX pretty well. I just have one problem: When writing 
>>> academic stuff I regularly have more than one language in one 
>>> document; normally the main part is German and lots of English 
>>> quotes. Most more advanced word processors offer the option to set 
>>> the language per paragraph or even by word. TeXShop/Cocoaspell can't 
>>> do that because you only can globally select one language.
>>> Has anyone come up with a solution for this?
>> A labour intensive workaround would be if you had your quotes in 
>> separate files or in a separate file. If TeXShop would be able to 
>> remember a language per document it woul dthen be possible to have it 
>> checked.
> Curiously, this is exactly what I was working on yesterday for next 
> iTM.
> I like those coincidences.
Any tentative dates for the next release of iTM?

Simon Spiegel
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