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Uberwriter enchant not found
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When I try to start uberwriter, it says that is could not find pyenchant even though it has been installed as a dependency.

$ uberwriter
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/uberwriter", line 49, in <module>
    import uberwriter
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/uberwriter/", line 28, in <module>
    from . import UberwriterWindow
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/uberwriter/", line 43, in <module>
    from uberwriter_lib.gtkspellcheck import SpellChecker
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/uberwriter_lib/gtkspellcheck/", line 52, in <module>
    from .spellcheck import (SpellChecker, NoDictionariesFound,
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/uberwriter_lib/gtkspellcheck/", line 26, in <module>
    import enchant
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/enchant/", line 92, in <module>
    from enchant import _enchant as _e
  File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/enchant/", line 145, in <module>
    raise ImportError(msg)
ImportError: The 'enchant' C library was not found. Please install it via your OS package manager, or use a pre-built binary wheel from PyPI.

$ eopkg list-installed  | grep enchant
enchant                                     - Spell check library wrapper program
pyenchant                                   - Python language bindings for enchant

This also happens, when trying to import enchant in python.

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Nesaijn created this task.Feb 13 2020, 9:29 PM
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JoshStrobl closed this task as Invalid.Feb 14 2020, 1:59 AM
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Already fixed in R2507:7f99f1bb23a6: Fix rundeps for pyenchant, you'll get it during the Friday sync.

Everything seems fine. Awesome! Thanks!