[Pkg-ime-devel] [ibus] about ibus input engine packaging.

Ma Xiaojun damage3025 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 9 03:01:02 UTC 2013

On Sun, Jun 9, 2013 at 6:52 AM, Daiki Ueno <ueno at unixuser.org> wrote:
> Maybe today's preferred way to find the setup executable is reading
> ibus-setup-<engine>.desktop, as gnome-control-center does[1].  Most of
> major engines have shipped the file these days, e.g.:
> https://github.com/ibus/ibus-m17n/blob/master/src/ibus-setup-m17n.desktop.in.in
> https://github.com/choehwanjin/ibus-hangul/blob/master/setup/ibus-setup-hangul.desktop.in

Well, ibus* package in Debian is not that up-to-date yet, for various reasons.
And does third-party engine like ibus-moze support it now?
Why break things when things are not broken?

> Unfortunately ibus-setup doesn't seem to support it yet, but the patch
> should be fairly simple.

Should GNOME people inform IBus upstream publicly somehow before doing
things differently?

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