Spellink

Eclipse’s spelling checker has a WTF moment:

Seriously, what dictionary doesn’t have “thesaurus” in it?

2 Comments to Spellink

  1. Actually, “get the hell out of my way” was the option I picked. It turns out that enabling spell checking for program source code is a really bad idea—most programs aren’t spelled like English, so your screen turns to a sea of yellow underlines.

  2. Danny Hope says:

    They show an disable spell checking option which seems a little pointless too.