mwic - spell-checker to find misspellings and to show their contexts

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name mwic
Package version 0.7.7
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 71 B
Download size 15.72 KB
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mwic, misspelled words in context, is a spell-checker that groups possible
misspellings and shows them in their contexts. This is useful for checking
technical documents that often contain words that are not included in standard


Package Version Architecture Repository
mwic_0.7.7-1_all.deb 0.7.7 all Debian Main
mwic - - -


Name Value
python3 regex
python3 enchant
python3 -
python3:any -


Type URL
Binary Package mwic_0.7.7-1_all.deb
Source Package mwic

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mwic deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mwic




2018-11-15 - Georg Faerber <>
mwic (0.7.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release:
- Fixes manual page reproducibility issue. (Closes: #910114)
* Switch from debian/compat to debhelper-compat build dependency.
2018-10-02 - Georg Faerber <>
mwic (0.7.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Georg Faerber ]
* New upstream release.
* d/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1, no changes needed.
- Add dh-python to Build-Depends. (Closes: #902638)
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/control: Fix wrong Vcs-*
* d/control: Remove ancient X-Python3-Version field
2018-03-21 - Georg Faerber <>
mwic (0.7.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release. (Closes: #849327)

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