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I am getting the following error while doing spell check in nano editor. Please help to resolve this.

Spell checking failed: Error invoking "spell": Bad file descriptot
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edit nanorc file and enable spell checker.

sudo vi /etc/nanorc

and uncomment the line

set speller "aspell -x -c"
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nano depends on a spell-checker program. Such a program is aspellInstall aspell, install it with:

sudo apt-get install aspell
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Still getting the same error after installing it. –  samarasa Jul 9 '11 at 5:48

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