[Pkg-ime-devel] uim: --with-m17nlib option issue

Hidetaka Iwai tyuyu@debian.or.jp
Thu, 28 Oct 2004 08:25:38 +0900 (JST)


Osamu Aoki <osamu@debian.org> wrote:
Message-ID: <20041027185426.GA2559@aokiconsulting.com>

> > FYI, there is another way to use anthy, if uim is built with
> > --with-m17nlib option.
> > 
> >  uim-xim/uim-gtk2/uim-fep  <-- uim-common <-- libm17n <-- anthy  <-- Keyboard
> > 
> > On Debian, there is the problem with the way by which uim determines
> > the default imput method, and uim has been built without libm17n
> > support since 1:0.3.8-2 (for detail, please see
> > /usr/share/doc/uim/changelog.Debian.gz)
> You mean /usr/share/doc/uim-common/changelog.Debian.gz
> You should file a bug report.  Hmmmm...  This is Omote-san's package.

No, it's not a bug.  When uim is built with libm17n support, uim sets
"uim-m17n-ja-tcode" as a default input method, and this is not usable
for the most users.  So we have to turn off the libm17n support.

The upstream authors know this problem and it will be fixed in the

 Hidetaka Iwai