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bug#35610: Freshly installed IBus intput method is not listed as an inpu
pelzflorian (Florian Pelz)
bug#35610: Freshly installed IBus intput method is not listed as an input source
Thu, 9 May 2019 14:35:46 +0200
On Tue, May 07, 2019 at 02:15:46PM -0600, ison wrote:
> The only other thing I can think of right now which might be different is the
> way I'm starting ibus. Instead of ibus-setup, what happens if you launch it
> ibus-daemon -drx
> and then access the preferences by right clicking the tray icon (or perhaps
> running ibus-setup _after_ the daemon is launched if you have no tray icon)
I believe GNOME takes care of ibus. For me where ibus works only in
the gnome-shell search field. I get this output:
address@hidden ~$ ibus-daemon drx
current session already has an ibus-daemon.
> On Tue, May 07, 2019 at 04:26:29PM +0200, pelzflorian (Florian Pelz) wrote:
> > What I said was incomplete. I just tried again; ibus-anthy works fine
> > for me only when e.g. entering text in GNOME Shell’s search bar, but
> > not when entering text in the terminal. Sorry.
> If I recall correctly I had this issue as well, where input would not work in
> the terminal even though it worked in other applications, until I changed some
> of my environment variables to "xim" instead of "ibus".
> According to the Arch Wiki here
> there are claims from some users that things don't work until they replace
> "ibus" with "xim".
This does not help. It would also only be applied when starting the
app from bash and not from gnome-shell, I believe.