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FS#66698 - [ibus-typing-booster] Missing dependency packagekit

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Oliver Ford (OJFord) - Monday, 18 May 2020, 16:51 GMT
Last edited by freswa (frederik) - Monday, 18 May 2020, 18:29 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No

Details

Description:
The GUI preferences depends on `packagekit` in order to install missing dictionaries, but this is not installed.


Additional info:
* https://github.com/mike-fabian/ibus-typing-booster/blob/master/setup/pkginstall.py

Steps to reproduce:
* Preferences > Dictionaries and input methods > Use dictionaries for the following languages
* Add a new dictionary (that is not present on the system) to be used for input
* Observe there is a red 'x' in the 'spell checker' column (meaning dictionary not present on the system)
* Click 'Install missing dictionaries'
* No error, nor change in red 'x', and dictionary does not get installed
* (Manually install the dictionary, and observe the red 'x' does change to a dark green/black tick)
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Comment by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Sunday, 31 May 2020, 15:21 GMT
Have you installed the matching hunspell-* dictionaries?
Comment by Oliver Ford (OJFord) - Sunday, 31 May 2020, 15:45 GMT
I have, manually. This is about the GUI button to install them on behalf of the user, using packagekit under the hood. This fails, unless packagekit has been installed for another reason, as it is not specified as a dependency of this package.

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