17 May, 2008

How to fix Japanese Input bug in Fedora 9

The bug is replicated when trying to run im-chooser in Fedora 9.

Additional info:
This is the output received when attempting to run the program via terminal:
(im-chooser:3232): IMSettings-WARNING **: Failed to invoke a method `WhatInputMethodIsRunning': Failed to open file '/tmp/scim_conf:xim::0.0-pramod': No such file or directory 2a3bf786-ce35-484b-70b72762-3ca7ec7b is dumped
How to FIX it:
Install im-chooser-0.99.6-4.fc9 which can be found at the Fedora 9 testing repository. Run the following command in the terminal:

su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update im-chooser'.
For more info please refer to:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=445129