[xmonad] Input Methods and Hangul

Michael F. Lamb mike at datagrok.org
Thu Dec 6 18:34:17 EST 2007

> > 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 correct.

If you're on a Debian box (or maybe derivatives like Ubuntu
as well), you may 'sudo aptitude install im-switch'; this
will somewhat automate and manage the setup in a
wm-agnostic way. (I use this for Japanese text through

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