Re: [Pkg-ime-devel] Bug#644361: fcitx: Typos in package description
On Wed, 5 Oct 2011 22:26:54 +0900, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> I see there are few *input method* packages.
> $ apt-cache show scim ibus gcin fcitx uim xsunpinyin
> These can be characterized as follows if I remember right.
> * language generic: scim, uim, ibus
> * chinese specific: gcin fcitx xsunpinyin
I would like to ask you to move fcitx to "language generic", now or
soon. Because it just need someone to write a small wrapper to support
other engines like Anthy.
> * GTK/QT IM module support: scim ibus gcin fcitx uim
> * XIM only: xsunpinyin
> Someone needs to mke effort to
>> For instance, if it's no longer just for Chinese (the oldstable
>> package listed WuBi, Pinyin, and QuWei), what else does it support?
>> And where are the docs for people who can't read the Chinese-only
>> version at http://fcitx.github.com/handbook/ ?
> Very true. More over stating CJK is wrong for sure. There is no
> Japanse nor Korean support in any meaningful way as I browsed Chinese
> document :-)
See above, ;-)
> Also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fcitx
Unfortunately this page is heavily out-dated, it reflects mostly Fcitx
3.6.x and other pre-4.x features.
> I think fcitx now support GTK and QT immodule rather than XIM if I
> remember correct. This is what needs to be added.
Yes, and Fbterm support is also waiting to be packaged...