[arch-general] How to access mythes or other thesaurus from the commandline?

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Fri May 18 21:19:01 UTC 2018

Hi Jeanette,

> is there a tool in the Arch repositories, including AUR, that can
> access a thesaurus like mythes from the commandline?

Package dictd offers dict(1) that can talk to a set of online
dictionaries that include a thesaurus using the RFC'd DICT protocol, but
not MyThes.

    dict -d moby-thesaurus thesaurus

Cheers, Ralph.

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