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List of input methods for Unix platforms

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List of input methods for Unix platforms

This is intended as a non-exhaustive list of input methods for Unix platforms. An input method is a means of entering characters and glyphs that have a corresponding encoding in a character set. See the input method page for more information.

Name Languages supported XIM Qt4 GTK+ 2 GTK+ 3 Other
IBus Multiple languages, including CJK
Fcitx fbterm
uim Leim, TTY and TSM (Mac OS X)
GCIN Chinese input method server for Big5 Traditional Chinese character sets, expandible with input methods e.g. from SCIM.
xcin Mainly for traditional Chinese; adapted for use for simplified Chinese.
InputKing Chinese (traditional Chinese and simplified Chinese), Japanese and Korean. Browser based
im-ja Japanese
kinput2 kinput2 protocol
Nunome Qtopia
ami Korean
xvnkb Vietnamese

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