scim packages needed for providin Indian language input methods

Jani Monoses jani.monoses at
Sat Mar 11 18:16:25 UTC 2006

> Well I needed to install the following packages:
> libscim8c2a
> scim
> scim-gtk2-immodule
> scim-modules-socket
> scim-modules-table
> scim-tables-additional


Of course after installation I had to run scim -d and configure a couple of
> panel options, but nothing language specific.
> Another thing I noticed, Firefox isn't rendering Indian language text
> properly. This means that Pango is probably not enabled in the Firfox build
> (--enable-pango). I know this is probably an Ubuntu issue, and that I should
> be filing a wishlist bug against Firefox, but still, I'd like to mention it
> all the same.
> --
firefox is built with pango (look at the binary package depends) but indeed
file a bug if this appears within gnome/ubuntu too.

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