Ubuntu

hunspell & aspell don't recognize "misandry" as a word

Reported by Mackenzie Morgan on 2009-09-24
6
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
aspell-en (Ubuntu)
Low
James Westby
hunspell-en-us (Ubuntu)
Low
James Westby

Bug Description

Binary package hint: hunspell

Neither hunspell nor aspell recognizes "misandry" as word. It's the opposite of "misogyny"...hatred of men.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Sep 24 15:38:49 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
NonfreeKernelModules: openafs
Package: hunspell (not installed)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-10.34-generic
SourcePackage: hunspell
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-10-generic x86_64

affects: hunspell (Ubuntu) → hunspell-en-us (Ubuntu)
Changed in hunspell-en-us (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m)
Changed in aspell-en (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m)
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → In Progress
Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m) wrote :
Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m) wrote :
James Westby (james-w) wrote :

Assigning to myself for sponsorship.

Thanks,

James

Changed in aspell-en (Ubuntu):
assignee: Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m) → James Westby (james-w)
Changed in hunspell-en-us (Ubuntu):
assignee: Mackenzie Morgan (maco.m) → James Westby (james-w)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package hunspell-en-us - 20070829-2ubuntu4

---------------
hunspell-en-us (20070829-2ubuntu4) karmic; urgency=low

  * debian/extrawords.txt: added "misandry" and "misandrist" (LP: #436145)

 -- Mackenzie Morgan <email address hidden> Thu, 24 Sep 2009 15:38:32 -0400

Changed in hunspell-en-us (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package aspell-en - 6.0-0-5.1ubuntu3

---------------
aspell-en (6.0-0-5.1ubuntu3) karmic; urgency=low

  * debian/extrawords.txt: added "misandry" and "misandrist" (LP: #436145)

 -- Mackenzie Morgan <email address hidden> Thu, 24 Sep 2009 15:50:13 -0400

Changed in aspell-en (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Tormod Volden (tormodvolden) wrote :

> It's the opposite of "misogyny"...hatred of men.

So the opposite of hatred of women is hatred of men? I thought that would be love of women?

Tormod Volden (tormodvolden) wrote :

Actually it is the "parallel to" :)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Misandry

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