Issue 96563 - "Convict's" missing from spell-checker
Summary: "Convict's" missing from spell-checker
Alias: None
Product: General
Classification: Code
Component: spell checking (show other issues)
Version: 3.3.0 or older (OOo)
Hardware: All All
: P4 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Keywords: oooqa
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Reported: 2008-11-25 05:28 UTC by emo916math
Modified: 2013-02-24 20:42 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT
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Description emo916math 2008-11-25 05:28:18 UTC
Although "convict" is primarily used as a verb, it is also a noun and therefore 
has a possessive. Typing "convict's" into an empty Writer document results in a 
red wavy line.
Comment 1 Rainer Bielefeld 2008-11-25 06:00:05 UTC
I checked with "Ooo 3.0.0 RC3 Multilingual version German UI WIN XP: [OOO300m8
(Build9357)]" and can confirm the reported effect: in an English text "convict"
will be recognized, but "convict's" not. The word is required for "convict's
suit", "Convict's Bay" (Bermuda), ...
Comment 2 siuraymond 2009-03-26 17:28:41 UTC
This bug has been verified on Linux running OOo 2.4.1 680m17 (Build 9310).