[Pkg-ime-devel] Bug#749298: ibus works erratically if at all in newest gnome (recent testing-full-upgrade-to-sid)

Osamu Aoki osamu_aoki_home at nifty.com
Tue May 27 15:36:02 UTC 2014

On Mon, May 26, 2014 at 02:55:25PM -0400, Dean Chia 贾定 wrote:
> I have found a way to reproduce some bugginess. Whenever I restart X
> (Alt+F2 "r"), I start typing in Chinese fine though I cannot "turn off"
> Chinese input (I may or may not have to fiddle with input methods, though I
> do not update my input method ...).
> Then, in order to regain English-typing ability, I have to change my
> default keyboard manually to something else (in this case, from Eng Dvorak
> to Eng US) and back, and then I regain my main English typing ability. If I
> want to type in Chinese again, I simply have to repeat and restart X again
> with Alt+F2 "r".

Do you use GNOME3/GDM3?  (This does not use ibus-setup but use javascript
program to set parameters.)

Is the content of the /etc/X11/default-display-manager file to be

If not, try and check situation with these, please.

Also some ibus modules seems to set keyborard to en_US etc. without
respecting the system default.  


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