[xmonad] Input Methods and Hangul

Xiao-Yong Jin xj2106 at columbia.edu
Thu Dec 6 16:23:25 EST 2007

"Max Rabkin" <max.rabkin at gmail.com> writes:

> I have just switched to XMonad from KDE, where I was using SKIM to
> input Hangul. I haven't been able to work out how to run SCIM in
> XMonad. Unfortunately, most of the google hits for "xmonad scim" are
> in Japanese, which I don't understand (I wouldn't know enough Korean
> to understand them, even if they were in Korean).
> Can somebody who has setup SCIM or another CJK input program please
> point me in the right direction?

Start it in your ~/.xinitrc or ~/.Xclients or ~/.Xsession or
whatever X init files your system use.  Be sure to setup
some environment variables properly, such as GTK_IM_MODULE
and XMODIFIERS.  And also make sure that the locale is

    c/*    __o/*
    <\     * (__
    */\      <

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