Everyone makes typos. This includes people writing documentation and comments, but it also includes programmers naming variables, functions, apis, classes, and filenames.
Often, programmers will use
IDLCase when naming their things. When they do this, it makes
it much harder for naive spelling tools to recognize misspellings, and as such,
with a really high false-positive rate, people don't tend to enable spellchecking
This repository's tools are capable of tolerating all of those variations.
w understands enough about how programmers name things that it
can split the above conventions into word-like things for checking against a
These tools are designed to live in
~/bin, I haven't spent the time to have
them fish for their own locations. I'm not a huge fan of
bash and would rather
use either portable
They're built on top of
hg, but you could probably make an
script / symlink that runs
git w/ minimal effort.
It is possible to integrate this with your favorite CI. I'm slowly working on this.
I've published a GitHub Action: