Update on the new ibus-1.5 and gnome-settings-daemon gnome-control-center 3.6 situation

AWASHIRO Ikuya ikunya at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 03:47:27 UTC 2012


On Tue, 20 Nov 2012 19:13:10 +0100
Sebastien Bacher <seb128 at ubuntu.com> wrote:

> Our options, if we stay on the current ibus, are:
> - stay on g-s-d/g-c-c 3.4 (the current version)
> - update g-s-d/g-c-c to 3.6 fully using the upstream code without 
> building with ibus (they have a fallback mode without ibus integration), 
> that's not going to restore the 'Separate layout per window' option but 
> would avoid the ibus issues at least. We will need to update our 
> keyboard indicator still if doing that
> - update g-s-d/g-c-c to 3.6 and revert the keyboard changes (e.g go back 
> to the 3.4 codebase for the region panel and the g-s-d keyboard 
> handling). If we do that we avoid the need to get the keyboard indicator 
> this cycle
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jbicha/ibus
$ sudo apt-get update;sudo apt-get upgrade
$ gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Panel systray-whitelist "['JavaEmbeddedFrame', 'Wine', 'Update-notifier', 'ibus']"
$ gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.keyboard active false
logout and re-login

It looks good (not perfect) to me.

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