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DICT_LOOKUP(1)							DICT_LOOKUP(1)

NAME
       dict_lookup - DICT Protocol Client

SYNOPSIS
       dict_lookuop [options]

DESCRIPTION
       dict_lookup reads X selection, then open	terminal emulator and run dict
       client in it allowing user to view content using	pager.	It makes sense
       to configure launching dict_lookup on a keyboard	shortcut in the	window
       manager.

OPTIONS
       -h     display help message.

       -x x   X	coordinate of terminal emulator.

       -x Y   Y	coordinate of terminal emulator.

       -s WxH width and	height of terminal emulator separated by 'x'.

       -q query
	      query, if	it is specified, X selection is	not read.

ENVIRONMENT
       dict_lookup recognizes the following environment	 variables.   The  de-
       fault value is specified	in square brackets.

       D_AWK_PROG
	      AWK interpreter to use.  [awk]

       D_XCLIP_PROG
	      xclip application.  [xclip]

       D_XTERM_PROG
	      xterm or equivalent terminal emulator.  [xterm]

       D_UTF8_LOCALE
	      UTF-8 locale.  [en_US.UTF-8]

       D_DICT_PROG
	      Dictionary client	program.  [dict]

       D_DICT_SERVER
	      Option   for  dictionary	client	specifying  the	 server.   [-h
	      dict.org]

       D_DICT_PORT
	      Option for dictionary client specifying the port.	 [-p 2628]

       D_DICT_DB_OPT
	      Option for  dictionary  client  specifying  the  database.   [-d
	      foldoc]

       D_XTERM_CLASS
	      Option  for  terminal  emulator  specifying  the class.  [-class
	      XTerm]

       D_XTERM_NAME
	      Option  for  terminal  emulator  specifying  the	name.	[-name
	      xterm_dict]

       D_XTERM_TITLE
	      Option  for  terminal  emulator  specifying  the title.  [-title
	      dict_lookup]

       D_TEXT_WIDTH
	      Program  calculating  text  width	 for  given   text.    [cyril-
	      lic_text_width]  cyrillic_text_width  doesn't work correctly for
	      Japanese,	Korean,	Chinese	and some other languages.

       D_TERM_X
	      Terminal emulator	X coordinate.  [+200]

       D_TERM_Y
	      Terminal emulator	Y coordinate.  [+200]

       D_TERM_H
	      Terminal emulator	height.	 [+40]

       D_PAGER
	      Pager.  [less]

SEE ALSO
       dict(1),	less(1), xterm(1), dictd(8), http://www.dict.org, RFC 2229

				9 January 2011			DICT_LOOKUP(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | OPTIONS | ENVIRONMENT | SEE ALSO

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