[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: [seul-edu] Web Based Spell Checker
On Wed, 27 Oct 1999, Bill Tihen -- TECHNOLOGY wrote:
> Does anyone know of a little spell checking cgi that
> will work on webforms?
Not off hand, but I know there are a couple of standard utilities (dictd
and ispell) that will do spelling for you. If there is not already a perl
module for using one of these tools (check cpan.org), I think I could whip
one up for you....Need more info on what you are trying to spell check and
how it should interface to the webpage, though...
> I need to write a little webforms that will simplify
> entering grades into the school's database. At the moment
> we struggle to use a clunky proprietary system -- I
> would like to simplify everything, but without a spell
> checker it is doomed to failure -- we write essay
> comments on the kids and spelling errors are to be
Yes speellling errrores would be BAD :)
> Perl would be the easiest for me, but I am willing to use
> PHP or Zope if needed. If someone has some code that I can
> use or modify?
Have you checked out the Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN) at
Your welcome, and good luck :)