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|Full description=Ding is a dictionary lookup program that uses the 'agrep' or 'egrep' tools for searching. It comes with a German-English Dictionary with ca. 120,000 entries. It is a Tk based Front-End to [ae]grep, ispell, or dict. 'Ding' can also search in English dictionaries using 'dict' and check spelling using 'ispell.' Configuration options include search preferences, interface language (English or German), and colors. The package includes history functions, help functions, and comes key and mouse bindings for quick and easy lookups. The package has three different search behaviors: o Search after typing in a new word (standard, as before) o Search for selected text when moving the mouse over the ding window o Search immediately on new text selection in another window
 
|Full description=Ding is a dictionary lookup program that uses the 'agrep' or 'egrep' tools for searching. It comes with a German-English Dictionary with ca. 120,000 entries. It is a Tk based Front-End to [ae]grep, ispell, or dict. 'Ding' can also search in English dictionaries using 'dict' and check spelling using 'ispell.' Configuration options include search preferences, interface language (English or German), and colors. The package includes history functions, help functions, and comes key and mouse bindings for quick and easy lookups. The package has three different search behaviors: o Search after typing in a new word (standard, as before) o Search for selected text when moving the mouse over the ding window o Search immediately on new text selection in another window
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|Homepage URL=http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/~fri/ding/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/~fri/ding/
 
|VCS checkout command=
 
 
|Computer languages=Shell script
 
|Computer languages=Shell script
|Documentation note=
 
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|Related projects=Condict,ispell,edictionary
 
|Related projects=Condict,ispell,edictionary
 
|Keywords=search,dictionary,ispell,DICT,tk,ding
 
|Keywords=search,dictionary,ispell,DICT,tk,ding
|Is GNU=n
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|Version identifier=1.8.1
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2016/09/06
|Last review date=2005-06-30
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ftp.tu-chemnitz.de/pub/Local/urz/ding/ding-1.8.1.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Alejandroindependiente
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|Last review date=2017/03/13
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.4
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|Status=
|Version date=2005-05-02
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|Is GNU=No
|Version status=stable
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|License verified date=2002-08-01
|Version download=ftp://ftp.tu-chemnitz.de/pub/Local/urz/ding/ding-1.4.tar.gz
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv2orlater
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2002-08-01
 
|License verified date=2002-08-01
|Version comment=1.4 stable released 2005-05-02
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
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|Real name=Frank Richter
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=Frank Richter
 
 
|Email=Frank.Richter@hrz.tu-chemnitz.de
 
|Email=Frank.Richter@hrz.tu-chemnitz.de
 
|Resource URL=
 
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|Use=text-creation
 
|Use=text-creation
 
|Works-with=text
 
|Works-with=text
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{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2002-08-01
 
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
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|Prerequisite description=Tk 8.0 or later
 
|Prerequisite description=Tk 8.0 or later
 
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Revision as of 09:48, 13 March 2017


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Ding

http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/~fri/ding/
Dictionary lookup program

Ding is a dictionary lookup program that uses the 'agrep' or 'egrep' tools for searching. It comes with a German-English Dictionary with ca. 120,000 entries. It is a Tk based Front-End to [ae]grep, ispell, or dict. 'Ding' can also search in English dictionaries using 'dict' and check spelling using 'ispell.' Configuration options include search preferences, interface language (English or German), and colors. The package includes history functions, help functions, and comes key and mouse bindings for quick and easy lookups. The package has three different search behaviors: o Search after typing in a new word (standard, as before) o Search for selected text when moving the mouse over the ding window o Search immediately on new text selection in another window





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

1 August 2002




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Frank Richter Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/ding
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:Frank.Richter@hrz.tu-chemnitz.de
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ding
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/ding


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useTk 8.0 or later




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