The process to install and configure
hunspell to work for Doom Emacs is simple:
- Use homebrew to install
$ brew install hunspell
hunspelldoesn’t install dictionaries. Download them from the aspell webpage and store them in
~/Library/Spelling. Check that
hunspellis recognizing your dictionaries.
$ hunspell -D
- Tell Doom Emacs you are using
(...) :checkers (spell +hunspell) ; tasing you for misspelling mispelling
While Doom will take care of telling Emacs which spell checker you are using, you need to specify a default dictionary. Otherwise you will go crazy wondering why
spell-fuis marking every word in your documents as incorrect. (This applies not only for
hunspellbut also for
You can get a list of valid dictionary names by changing the dictionary manually within Emacs, i.e.
(setq ispell-dictionary "english")
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