Intelligent Input Bus, Ubuntu's default and officially supported input framework.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
245 views

Opening Sublime Text 2 from Terminal Problems

When I run the command sudo sublime from my terminal, it opens the program but will not allow me to run any other commands in my terminal until I close sublime text. This doesn't work because I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
315 views

13.10's Text Entry Settings are missing some input methods in GNOME Flashback

I added the input method "Chinese (Pinyin)" in "Text Entry Settings" while using Unity. However, when I now login with "GNOME Flashback" or "GNOME with Xmonad", "Chinese (Pinyin)" does no longer show ...
1
vote
2answers
438 views

Where can I find ibus “Keyboard Input Methods”?

Earlier I used to activate Bangla (Unijoy) layout from ibus preference. Accessed ibus Keyboard Input Methods, ibus preference would only show up a handful of chinese scripts. I had to install ...
2
votes
2answers
9k views

Gtk-WARNING : Calling Inhibit failed

I was trying to use gedit, when I came across the following problem: myPC@TM77:~$ sudo gedit /etc/pm/config.d/config (gedit:12512): IBUS-WARNING **: The owner of /home/myPC/.config/ibus/bus is not ...
0
votes
0answers
86 views

Ibus doesn't work in most applications— Problem caused by Ubuntu's customizations to package?

I just installed iBus (and restarted, yes). I've tested it so far in Firefox, Sublime Text 2, and Kate. It only works in Kate. The behavior I've encountered sounds very much like this: ...
5
votes
2answers
820 views

ibus-avro for Bengali not working in Ubuntu 13.10

I've upgraded from Ubuntu 13.04 to Ubuntu 13.10, then ibus-avro for Bengali is not working. I've tried to reinstall ibus but no success. ibus-avro Icon is showing but not sure whats the problem. It ...
2
votes
0answers
60 views

how to turn off “share the same input method among all application” in ibus

After install ubuntu 13.10, I can't turn off "share the same input method among all application" of ibus. Not same old version, I can't find this option. How to turn off it? Thanks,
0
votes
0answers
194 views

After the upgrading to 13.10, I can't input Japanese and Chinese in Emacs

I have just upgraded Ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10. It seems iBus have been made big changes.Then I just go to system setting -> text entry settings -> add "Chinese pinyin" and "Japanese anty" input ...
2
votes
0answers
128 views

13.10 - Is it possible to revert keyboard-related software to 13.04?

I've been hopelessly trying to get ibus to play nice with 13.10's updated input method application chain. I tried just using ibus as the default input method , but when I try to change keyboard ...
1
vote
1answer
881 views

Ubuntu 13.10 New keyboard stuff bugged wine games

I have made recently a fresh install of ubuntu 13.10. Since the first day I have problems with keyboard probably because of the new ibus thing... My language is PT-PT. One of those problems is the ...
0
votes
0answers
155 views

Software Center opens and closes

Ubuntu 13.04 Software Center opens and then closes. This is the output when I try and run it from the terminal. I have tried removing and re-installing. Any suggestions would be much appreciated. ...
0
votes
3answers
587 views

Unable to swap telex and vin on ubuntu 13.10 (ibus error)

After installing Ubuntu 13.10, and I chose Vietnam( Unikey ). I only typed by telex mode, but I want use Vni mode. Is there any way to get this?
3
votes
2answers
3k views

Ibus Unikey on Ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

After install ibus unikey, in my entry list didn't show Vietnamese (unikey), only show Vietnamese. Please help me!!!. I try reinstall all things related ibus, but it not work.
9
votes
1answer
843 views

Dead keys in emacs with ibus

I've just upgraded to 13.10 and noticed that dead keys are not working anymore in emacs (a keystroke to ' leads emacs to display <dead-acute> is undefined instead of waiting to the next key. In ...
6
votes
2answers
6k views

Input methods after upgrade to 13.10

After upgrading to 13.10, ibus (which had its own little icon in the task bar) fails to load. Instead I get a little icon, whose preferences direct me to "Text Entry". When I try open the "Input ...
8
votes
3answers
5k views

Ibus incompatible with Tor Browser in 13.10

I have recently updated to 13.10 from 13.04 and noticed a compatibility issue between the new Ibus and the Tor Browser. Basically, the Tor Browser does not accept any keyboard inputs, while all other ...
11
votes
5answers
7k views

How do reactivate IBUS after upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10

IBUS icon does not appear after upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10. I can't even find the IBUS icon from the Dash. May I know how to reactivate the IBUS? Thanks.
1
vote
3answers
4k views

New iBus in Ubuntu 13.10

I'm having a hard time figuring out how to type using the Japanese Anthy method in this new iBus on Ubuntu 13.10, since iBus is the default input method it's been changed since the last release. Is it ...
0
votes
0answers
149 views

iBus cannot input chinese punctuation after system update

I'm using 12.04. The ibus daemon is started with -x -d. Originally i can switch between full size punctuation such as ,。︰ etc and half size (, . : ) using Shift+space After updating yesterday this ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

iBus preferences is not shown in Ubuntu 13.10

iBus Preferences is not shown in Ubuntu 13.10, I already configured iBus to add new keyboard but it is not showing. ibus-setup command and it only shows next input method, there is not enable and ...
4
votes
0answers
656 views

iBus preferences is not shown in Ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

iBus Preferences is not shown in Ubuntu 13.10, I already configured iBus to add new keyboard but it is not showing. ibus-setup command and it only shows next input method, there is not enable and ...
0
votes
0answers
93 views

Ibus responding slow

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and have both the Japanese and Chinese with ibus. However, when clicking on a different language, it takes quite a long time to change to another language, even though the small ...
1
vote
0answers
190 views

IBus 1.4.1 input switch major lag (xubuntu 12.04)

I am absolutely sure it's an IBus problem. It doesn't want to switch, lagging for a few minutes up to an hour, from any language to any language. It is selected as the Keyboard Input Method System and ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

ubuntu 13.04 python3.3/tkinter/ibus/X11 crash bug where to next [duplicate]

I want to report a crash bug in python3.3.2 that seems to be happening in X11 but am not sure where to go next. The bug happens when I reset ibus for Japanese input. I've compiled Python3.3.2 and ...
1
vote
2answers
327 views

how to add malayalam keyboard layout in kubuntu?

I can't see a malayalam keyboard layout in my kubuntu 13.04's keyboard settings. only bengali from indian languages available. someone please tell me how to update the list of keyboard layouts.
0
votes
1answer
186 views

ibus 1.4.1 doesn't work with Opera 12

Environment: Ubuntu 12.04 Opera 12 ibus 1.4.1 I've installed ibus-qt and add the two lines below in /usr/bin/opera, but it makes no difference: QT_IM_MODULE=xim XMODIFIERS="@im=ibus" As some say ...
2
votes
1answer
285 views

iBus not working on Ubuntu 13.04

I have done all the steps to write in Hangul (Korean). But I have had no luck. I have used Ubuntu for 2 years now and iBus has worked on other versions of Ubuntu. Just not 13.04. The weird things is ...
3
votes
4answers
8k views

Why do I get IBUS-Warning on running the sudo gedit command?

Whenever I try to run a sudo gedit command as instructed in Step 4 of this answer, my terminal puts out: (gedit:7549): IBUS-WARNING **: The owner of /home/jared/.config/ibus/bus is not root! How ...
0
votes
1answer
784 views

Ibus on Xubuntu 12.04 how to adjust input method specific settings?

I am on Xubuntu 12.04 trying to get my PinYin input method in iBus to write traditional character. I know that there are suppose to be more preferences under each input methods but I am unable to ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

ibus not respond in 12.04

12.04.2 workstation where I am using ibus to write in pinyin. Recently it has stopped responding. If I select the ibus keyboard icon from the menu, I get presented with the menu list of no input ...
3
votes
0answers
208 views

Configure ibus to generate “à” using Compose + a + `

I would like to have ibus work like to corresponding system in OS X. In order to get an "à" in a text field I want to make these steps: I press the Compose key I press the a key (an "a" appear in ...
1
vote
1answer
741 views

13.04 + Gnome 3.8 integrated input methods now working

It was stated that in gnome-shell 3.8+ was released integrated input method where i would not need to take care of setting up iBus and deal with enabling/disabling it every time. Since i always use 3 ...
2
votes
2answers
617 views

What are the differences between the different input methods?

I am currently using iBus as input method (I am learning Japanese and Korean) which is default in Ubuntu but I don't like it very much (not sure why though). I know there are other IMs like SCIM or ...
1
vote
0answers
94 views

IBus/mozc: how to make a fullwidth tilde?

On IBus, I've switched from the Anthy input method to the mozc one. In Anthy, pressing tilde (shift+` makes a ~) will result in a full-width Japanese style tilde instead, like 〜. In mozc, if I type ...
2
votes
0answers
86 views

ibus: increase font size and spacing beween words

I use ibus to type in different languages. But for some reason for a language other than English the font size is always smaller and the spacing between words much smaller. Is there anyway I can ...
2
votes
1answer
976 views

unable to add input method to ibus on KDE anymore

I have become a fan of iBus on KDE. It integrates what scim does with least amount of configuration. But since I have added the some input methods. I have not been able to add any more. So when I ...
1
vote
1answer
293 views

ibus package not found while trying to build gnome-settings-daemon

I'm currently trying to build gnome-settings-daemon from the upstream source. I first cloned the package using git clone git://git.gnome.org/gnome-settings-daemon then navigated into the directory ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Why isnt IBus functional (in Xfce)?

I'm trying to use IBus to type in Japanese. I have set up the Anthy IME properly, and the "enable or disable" setting to function when pressing ctrl+space. In any case, it's simply not working. I ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

iBus (Anthy) not working with Skype 4.1.0.20

I got Skype working with iBus (and it took a while at the time), but recently both my working set-up (on 12.04) broke, and any attempts for a new set-up (on 12.10) failed. (On 2 separate computers.) ...
22
votes
3answers
4k views

“ctrl+space” has been bound to invoke some input method and does not work in Emacs or Eclipse auto-complete

In Emacs run in terminal, ctrl+space is a standard shortcut key to select region. But under Ubuntu 12.04, it will invoke some input method for non-English language. I was wondering if I can reserve it ...
-1
votes
2answers
349 views

Ubuntu 12.04 Libreoffice crashing when typing malayalam in IBus [closed]

Libreoffice keeps crashing when typing Malayalam inscript with IBus. Especially when I press the keys "a" and "x" one by one. Below the terminal output when I open the Libreoffice Writer via ...
2
votes
2answers
543 views

How can I easily type full width alphanumeric Unicode characters?

How to easy type in Full-width alphanumeric way in Ubuntu? Full-width characters are those from U+FF00 to U+FFEF Is it possible by using IBUS or Japanese keyboard layout?
3
votes
2answers
2k views

IBus icon is missing at startup?

After some installing, tweaking, ... the IBus icon is missing at startup, although it's working fine: $ ps -ef | grep [i]bus quanta 1918 1890 0 09:54 ? 00:00:01 /usr/bin/ibus-daemon --xim ...
2
votes
1answer
386 views

Can't install Anthy

I installed Japanese in the Language Support, and then I went to iBus Preferences Input Method tab, selected "Customize active input methods" and then when I click Select an input method, I can only ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

Input method history

Chinese ibus pinyin method records the all of the Chinese characters I typed into the text box. And more, I'm using Chinese Google pinyin method too, can I clear the record history for both of them?
5
votes
1answer
464 views

Vim disables ibus IME — is this a bug?

I'm using ibus IME to input Japanese text into GVim. I have the following Vim script that I source when GVim starts up: autocmd InsertLeave * :call bug#onInsertLeave() function! bug#onInsertLeave() ...
0
votes
2answers
972 views

ibus-avro is not working in ubuntu 12.10

I was using ibus-avro with ibus input method to write Bengali in Ubuntu 12.04. Recently I have upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10, now ibus-avro was removed. I have tried to install it again but was ...
3
votes
1answer
865 views

How I can type in the Malayalam language? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to type Malayalam in Ubuntu? How I can type Malayalam language in Ubuntu 12.10? I used to use ibus with m17n library on my Ubuntu 12.04. But after a fresh ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

No input method choice appear on iBus

I've installed iBus and ibus-mozc, an input method engine of Japanese from the repository on Kubuntu 12.04. Then attempted to enable mozc from Preference > "Input Method" tab > "Select Input ...
1
vote
1answer
201 views

ubuntu 12.04 ibus 1.4.1 behavior

Ibus behaves unstable, sometimes it doesn't turn on languages ( I use korean and japanese ), sometimes doesn't detect input. Version 1.4.1, Ubuntu 12.04