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Old 04-06-2006, 08:31 AM   #1
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kdict


seems that kdict is an online dictionary, is there any way to download all those dictionarys for offline use?
 
Old 04-06-2006, 11:08 AM   #2
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Look about 2/3 of the way down this page http://www.dict.org/links.html

You probably need the server program 'dictd'

I also installed the client program 'dict' so I could use it from the terminal prompt. I got all the programs and databases from the regular Debian Archives, but you should be able to figure out where to get .rpms ... or whatever Mandrake uses.
 
Old 04-06-2006, 11:11 AM   #3
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rickh's suggestion is great (he already helped me). For GUI interface you can use stardict.
 
  


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