The Scratch spell check extension does not work with some file extensions such as *.tex or *.php in elementary OS Loki. Is there a workaround for this?

File with *.txt extension

File with *.tex extension


There is no workaround. This is implemented in the Spell plugin to deactivate Spell check in code files.

  • Any reason why? – boesf Oct 9 '17 at 18:34
  • I don‘t know why. In most languages code keywords are not part of the speller I suppose. – bigbang Oct 10 '17 at 5:00

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