gnome-dictionary - Utility to look up words in dictionary sources

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name gnome-dictionary
Package version 3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0
Package release lp150.2.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 408.89 KB
Download size 145.51 KB
Official Mirror
The Dictionary application enables you to search words and terms on a
dictionary source.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gnome-dictionary - - -


Name Value - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
application() -
application(org.gnome.Dictionary.desktop) -
gnome-dictionary = 3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0-lp150.2.1
gnome-dictionary(x86-64) = 3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0-lp150.2.1
metainfo() -
metainfo(org.gnome.Dictionary.appdata.xml) -


Name Value
gnome-utils < 3.3.1


Name Value
libgdict-data < 3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0


Type URL
Binary Package gnome-dictionary-3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0-lp150.2.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gnome-dictionary-3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0-lp150.2.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gnome-dictionary rpm package:

# zypper install gnome-dictionary




2018-05-04 -
- Set gettext domain explicitly in translation-update-upstream,
as it does not support complex expressions
2018-03-23 -
- Update to version 3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0:
+ Remove po/Makevars.
+ Flatpak: use meson from flatpak build definition.
+ Fix translations of the Name key.
+ Drop build-api wrapper for Continuous.
+ Updated translations.
- Switch to git-checkout via source services.
- Drop obsolete gnome-utils Conflicts and update-desktop-files
BuildRequires and stop passing glib2_gsettings_schema_requires
and suse_update_desktop_file macros.
- Use autosetup macro and pass explicit use_ipv6=true and
build_man=true to meson, ensure we build the features we want.
- Update URL to correct home.
2018-03-20 -
- Unconditionally enable translation-update-upstream: on
Tumbleweed, this results in a NOP and for Leap in SLE paid
translations being used (boo#1086036).
2018-02-28 -
- Modernize spec-file by calling spec-cleaner
2017-10-02 -
- Update to version 3.26.1:
+ Menu for dictionary selection has too small size (bgo#777584).
+ Can't add dictionary sources (bgo#762589).
+ Updated translations.
2017-09-12 -
- Update to version 3.26.0:
+ Update the gnome-dictionary man page and install it
+ Ensure that desktop files and AppData metadata is valid.
+ Updated translations.
2017-08-15 -
- Update to version 3.25.90:
+ The GDict library is now private for GNOME Dictionary, and it
is not installed any more.
+ The "Description" key for dictionary sources has been
deprecated, and replaced with the "Comment" one, to allow for
localisation with Gettext.
+ GNOME Dictionary does not depend on intltool for builds.
+ GNOME Dictionary switched to the Meson build system from
+ Use natural_width for database popover (bgo#777584).
+ Fix typos in manual (bgo#766412).
+ Fix displaying the program name in the about dialog
+ Updated translations.
- Add meson BuildRequires and switch autotools macros configure,
make and makeinstall to meson, meson_build and meson_install
following upstream switch to Meson build system.
- Drop intltool BuildRequires: no longer needed.
- Drop libgdata-1_0-10, typelib-1_0-GDict-1_0 and libgdict-data
subpackage: the library is no longer public.
- Obsolete libgdict-data, as the files that were in this package
have been merged into the main package.
2017-03-20 -
- Update to version 3.24.0:
+ Move more UI into the XML template.
+ Fix the DatabaseChooserButton construction.
+ Remove unused app menu item.
+ Store the appropriate window size.
+ Bump up the dependency on GLib and GTK+.
+ Use Unicode in translatable strings.
+ Add Ctrl+Q keyboard accelerator quit shortcut.
+ Updated translations.
- Switch back to released tarball:
+ Drop _service handling.
+ Drop gnome-common BuildRequires and call.
2017-03-13 -
- Update to version 3.20.1+20170312.f3d61d5:
+ Add Flatpak manifest
+ Include the right header in GdictClientContext
+ Use gtk_show_uri_on_window() with newer GTK+
+ Use gtk_menu_popup_at_widget() with newer GTK+
+ Update translation.
- Conditionally apply translations-update-upstream BuildRequires
and macro for non-openSUSE only.
- Switch to source service and use latest upstream git. Following
this: Add gnome-common BuildRequires and autogen call.
- Add gtk-doc BuildRequires: and pass --enable-gtk to configure,
needed now that we use a git checkout.
- Add gobject-introspection-devel BuildRequires: New dependency.
- Split out new typelib sub package typelib-1_0-Gdict-1.0.
2016-03-22 -
- Update to version 3.20.0:
+ Updated translations.

See Also

Package Description
gnome-dictionary-lang-3.26.1+20180313.ac6d4c0-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-dictionary
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gnome-directory-thumbnailer-lang-0.1.10-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-directory-thumbnailer
gnome-disk-utility-3.26.2-lp150.2.1.x86_64.rpm Disks application for dealing with storage devices
gnome-disk-utility-lang-3.26.2-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-disk-utility
gnome-doc-utils-0.20.10-lp150.1.8.noarch.rpm A Collection of Documentation Utilities for GNOME
gnome-doc-utils-devel-0.20.10-lp150.1.8.noarch.rpm A Collection of Documentation Utilities for GNOME
gnome-doc-utils-lang-0.20.10-lp150.1.8.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-doc-utils
gnome-documents-3.26.2-lp150.2.22.x86_64.rpm Document Manager for GNOME
gnome-documents-lang-3.26.2-lp150.2.22.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-documents
gnome-documents_books-common-3.26.2-lp150.2.22.x86_64.rpm Shared data between GNOME Documents and GNOME Books
gnome-dvb-daemon-0.2.90-lp150.2.3.x86_64.rpm Daemon to use DVB devices
gnome-dvb-daemon-lang-0.2.90-lp150.2.3.noarch.rpm Translations for package gnome-dvb-daemon
gnome-epub-thumbnailer-1.5-lp150.2.1.x86_64.rpm Thumbnailer for EPub books
gnome-font-viewer-3.28.0-lp150.1.5.x86_64.rpm A font viewer utility for GNOME