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I am using different flyspell/ispell dictionaries for different buffers/files setting the file local variable ispell-local-dictionary, respectively.

But if I want to log e.g. a TODO state change a *Org Note* buffer is opened with org modeas its major mode, as expected. Is there a way to tell Emacs to change the dictionary for every *Org Note* buffer to a specific language?

I did not find a specific hook.

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There is the org-log-buffer-setup-hook hook which is run after the log buffer is created. Here's a function that jumps to the other window, collects the language and sets it in the log buffer.

(add-hook 'org-log-buffer-setup-hook
      (lambda ()
        (let (dict)
          (other-window 1 nil)
          (setq dict ispell-local-dictionary)
          (other-window 1 nil)
          (ispell-change-dictionary dict))))

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