look: no words file

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 05:45:00 GMT 2016


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On 11/07/2016 21:55, David Arnstein wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 09:15:55PM +0200, Marco Atzeri wrote:
>> there is no "/usr/share/dict/words" in any package
>>
>> $ cygcheck -p usr/share/dict/words
>> Found 0 matches for usr/share/dict/words
>>
>> But scowl has 3 dictionary that eventually you can
>> try to use. (I have not tested it)
>
> Thank you. I installed scowl. I also had to
> 	cd /usr/share/dict
> 	ln -s american-english words
>
> I have a memory of look working correctly in cygwin, with no
> configuration required. Out of curiosity, was this ever supported?
>

I don't know. Never used "look"

Regards

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