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Old 12-22-2003, 05:22 PM   #1
akihandyman
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How to Japanese input?Redhat9.0


I am using us keyboad and installed Japanese and is it possible to input japaneser
from english keyboad?
 
Old 12-22-2003, 05:44 PM   #2
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Yes, there's several choices on the software you can use but I recommend gnome + canna/freewnn + im-ja or kde + canna/freewnn + kinput2.
gnome with im-ja is easier to configure, basically just install canna/freewnn(doesnt matter which one), make sure they are started, install im-ja
http://im-ja.sourceforge.net/im-ja-0.8-1.i386.rpm
configure it by invoking "im-ja-conf"
After thats done you'll be able to use it in any gtk apps just by right click then select input method-japanese.
For kinput2 you have to somehow make it start when X starts for invoking kinput2& manually.
 
  


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