MDic Dictionary

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Description:

MDic is a multilingual dictionary for GNU/Linux operating system.

You have to only select (or highlight) a word to view its meaning on the screen.
MDic is able to pronounce the words by default if espeak tool is installed, and for KDE users with kttsd. It is also possible to use Babylon glossaries (.bgl) , Stardict dictionaries (.ifo) , Freedict dictionaries (.tei) and Sdictionary dictionary (.dct) by converting them via "mdicconv" convertor or PyGlossary tool.

The pre-requirements to use MDic is Qt4 and GNU Aspell library.

you can use MDic on both KDE or GNOME Desktop Environments.

News:
(12-Feb-2010) MDic 0.8.1 released.
(07-Oct-2009) MDic 0.8 released.
(22-Nov-2008) MDic 0.6.3 released.
(11-Aug-2008) PyGlossary add support for MDic dictionaries.
(29-Jul-2008) MDicConv 0.2.6.1 released.
(29-Jul-2008) MDic 0.6.1 Debian etch package is ready.
(22-Jul-2008) MDic 0.6.1 released.

feel free to email us to mehrdad.momeny[AT]gmail.com or thinkgnu@gmail.com or leave comments here...
Last changelog:

10 years ago

Version 0.8.1:
* New usability features:
Option to separate remote resource dictionaries i.e. google translate from default searchs, to do not search them always.
Option to do not search for texts with more than XX chars by selection. XX is configurable.
* Using DBus to check for already running instance of MDic on X11 systems! and using the old lock file way on Windows!
* Matched with new google translate output.
* Fixed build problem on Ubuntu newer versions.

Version 0.8:
* Many changes and improvements in Gui
* Gui mades more KDE like.
* Build system changed to CMake
* Supporting text translation Using Google translate. (Take a look at help dialog)
* Support for Festival text to speech.
* Support for DBus, We can make global shortcuts in Window manager using this. (take a look at help dialog!)
* Code cleaning.
* Some old bugs fixed.


Version 0.6.3 :
- A help window added.
- Spell checker added to app.
- Some bugs fixed.
- Support for libnotify-bin implemented.
- Support for KDE(3.5 or 4.x) KDialog PassivePopup implemented.

gilan

12 years ago

very good program. thank you.

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10 years ago

Version 0.8.1:
* New usability features:
Option to separate remote resource dictionaries i.e. google translate from default searchs, to do not search them always.
Option to do not search for texts with more than XX chars by selection. XX is configurable.
* Using DBus to check for already running instance of MDic on X11 systems! and using the old lock file way on Windows!
* Matched with new google translate output.
* Fixed build problem on Ubuntu newer versions.

Version 0.8:
* Many changes and improvements in Gui
* Gui mades more KDE like.
* Build system changed to CMake
* Supporting text translation Using Google translate. (Take a look at help dialog)
* Support for Festival text to speech.
* Support for DBus, We can make global shortcuts in Window manager using this. (take a look at help dialog!)
* Code cleaning.
* Some old bugs fixed.


Version 0.6.3 :
- A help window added.
- Spell checker added to app.
- Some bugs fixed.
- Support for libnotify-bin implemented.
- Support for KDE(3.5 or 4.x) KDialog PassivePopup implemented.

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