As-you-type spell checking and color quoting implemented in the composer

Alexander Kellett lypanov at
Thu Jan 23 09:15:02 GMT 2003

[re-cc:ing kmail@ to see what they think]

On Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 02:24:54AM +0100, Marc Mutz wrote:
> On Wednesday 22 January 2003 23:24, Daniel Naber wrote:
> <snip>
> > If KWord-like underline can be used instead of color to show
> > misspellings, things would becode more clear to the user I guess.
> > Also people usually don't add richtext markup to quoted text.
> <snip>
> Do I speak goobledygook? I'm _not_ talking about the spell checking _at 
> all_. :-(
> I'm talking about syntax highlighting interfering with normal rich text 
> editing (bold, italic, and - yes - color).


how about this screenshot?

wavy lines + vertical lines are certainly
not possible in rich text editing :)

i guess these visualization methods might
solve the problem?


"[...] Konqueror open source project. Weighing in at less than
            one tenth the size of another open source renderer"
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