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New Lohit Devanagari font replaces the previous separate Lohit fonts for Hindi, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Marathi, and Nepali.
 
New Lohit Devanagari font replaces the previous separate Lohit fonts for Hindi, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Marathi, and Nepali.
  
Later distinct glyphs for one of these languages can be handled in Devanagari with an Open Type Font locl tag.
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Any distinct glyphs for these languages can be handled in Lohit Devanagari with Open Type Font locl tags.
  
 
== Yum Langpacks Plugin ==
 
== Yum Langpacks Plugin ==

Revision as of 05:27, 11 March 2010

Internationalization

ibus

Support share a global input method in all applications.

ibus-fbterm (IBus front-end for fbterm) - Input at framebuffer mode of console with IBus.

Pinyin engine has been reimplemented in C++ with improved performance of fuzzy pinyin.

Hangul engine now supports romaja style input.

New tables added:

  • ibus-table-cangjie
    • Smart Cang Jie 6
    • Quick (classic)
    • Easy (Big)
    • (tables in ibus-table-quick are merged into ibus-table-cangjie)

New Chinese Font

The default font for Simplified Chinese is now WQY Zenhei.

Lohit Devanagari

New Lohit Devanagari font replaces the previous separate Lohit fonts for Hindi, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Marathi, and Nepali.

Any distinct glyphs for these languages can be handled in Lohit Devanagari with Open Type Font locl tags.

Yum Langpacks Plugin

A new feature is yum-langpacks plugin which allows automatic installation of langpacks for various packages.