GoldenDict is a feature-rich dictionary lookup program.
There are several packages available to install GoldenDict with:
- AUR — Original version;
- AUR — A fork that includes countless fixes and improvements.
Offline dictionary lookup with dictd
dictd must be configured for hosting offline dictionaries. See Hosting Offline Dictionaries.
Once the dictionaries have been installed, and
dictd has been configured,
goldendict can be configured to access the
dictd dictionary databases by following these steps:
F3to bring up the "Dictionaries" window.
- Click on the "DICT servers" tab
- Click "Add..."
- Click to put a checkmark under "Enabled"
- Double click under "Address" and type:
dict://localhost. Make sure to change
dictdis running on another server.
- And finally click "OK".