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= Internationalization =
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== ibus ==
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* ibus now supports a global shared input method mode for all applications: the default is still to use separate contexts.
 
  
* ibus supports to show languagebar in status icon menu.
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== Input Methods ==
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* In ibus-libpinyin, press "Ctrl-Shift-d" to remove the remembered user phrase; and in double pinyin mode, press "I" to use lua script extension.
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* XKB option ISO_Level3_Shift key is not available in control-center Keyboard panel, one needs to use 'gnome-tweak-tool' to enable 3rd level chooser key.
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* {{package|ibus}} moved the ''emoji'' feature from ''IBus'' ''XKB'' engines to ''IBus'' ''GTK'' panel:
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* The shortcut key {{key press|Ctrl}}-{{key press|Shift}}-{{key press|e}} can be customized with <code>ibus-setup</code>
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* The language of emoji annotation can be selected with <code>ibus-setup</code> besides English
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* The emoji font can be selected with <code>ibus-setup</code> (You might like '''Noto Color Emoji''' font)
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* All '''IBus''' engines can use the emoji feature from the panel
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* The emoji dialog can output emojis with keyboard without mouse for CLI users
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* Now {{key press|Ctrl}}-{{key press|Shift}}-{{key press|e}} is available in non-GNOME desktops since '''GNOME''' uses the own panel indicator instead of ''IBus'' ''GTK'' panel
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* <code>ibus emoji</code> command is available for '''GNOME''' desktop and the shortcut of the command can be registered with gnome-control-center by manual
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* Furthermore info: https://desktopi18n.wordpress.com/2017/05/29/ibus-1-5-16-is-released/
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* ibus-pinyin engine has been reimplemented in C++ with improved performance of fuzzy pinyin.
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== New Packages ==
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=== Fonts ===
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* adobe-source-serif-pro-fonts : Source Serif Pro is a set of OpenType fonts to complement the Source Sans Pro family.
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* oflb-coval-fonts : Derivation of other free of charge fonts
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* astigmatic-grand-hotel-fonts - Script retro style fonts
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* typetype-molot-fonts - Display sans-serif fonts
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=== Libraries ===
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* sharpfont : Cross-platform FreeType bindings for .NET
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* libXfont2 - X11 font support library
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* nodejs-os-locale : To get the system locale
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* nodejs-y18n : The bare-bones internationalization library used by yargs
  
* New ibus-fbterm package provides IBus support in the fbterm framebuffer console.
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[[Category:Docs Project]]
 
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[[Category:Draft documentation]]
* ibus-hangul engine now supports Romaja style input for Western users.
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[[Category:Documentation beats]]
 
 
* ibus-table-quick was merged into ibus-table-cangjie, and new tables added for Smart Cangjie 6, Quick (classic), and Easy (Big).
 
 
 
* ibus-anthy supports the preferences of symbol style and conversion mode.
 
 
 
* ibus-anthy supports Thumb Shift NICOLA-J, NICOLA-F and NICOLA-A layouts.
 
 
 
* ibus-anthy supports the dictionary customization of the default personal dictionary and extended personal dictionaries.
 
 
 
== 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 needed in the future 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.
 
 
 
== Glibc Locales and Collation ==
 
* New locale kok_IN (Konkani Language locale for India: around 3.6 million speakers) for Devanagari script added.
 
* New locale ps_AF (Pashto Language locale for Afghanistan: around 35.5 million speakers).
 
* Collation for Tamil and Assamese is now available in all locales.
 
 
 
<noinclude>[[Category:Release Notes]]<noinclude>
 
[[Category:Documentation_beats]]
 

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Input Methods

  • In ibus-libpinyin, press "Ctrl-Shift-d" to remove the remembered user phrase; and in double pinyin mode, press "I" to use lua script extension.
  • XKB option ISO_Level3_Shift key is not available in control-center Keyboard panel, one needs to use 'gnome-tweak-tool' to enable 3rd level chooser key.
  • Package-x-generic-16.pngibus moved the emoji feature from IBus XKB engines to IBus GTK panel:
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  • The shortcut key Ctrl- Shift-e can be customized with ibus-setup
  • The language of emoji annotation can be selected with ibus-setup besides English
  • The emoji font can be selected with ibus-setup (You might like Noto Color Emoji font)
  • All IBus engines can use the emoji feature from the panel
  • The emoji dialog can output emojis with keyboard without mouse for CLI users
  • Now Ctrl- Shift-e is available in non-GNOME desktops since GNOME uses the own panel indicator instead of IBus GTK panel
  • ibus emoji command is available for GNOME desktop and the shortcut of the command can be registered with gnome-control-center by manual
  • Furthermore info: https://desktopi18n.wordpress.com/2017/05/29/ibus-1-5-16-is-released/

New Packages

Fonts

  • adobe-source-serif-pro-fonts : Source Serif Pro is a set of OpenType fonts to complement the Source Sans Pro family.
  • oflb-coval-fonts : Derivation of other free of charge fonts
  • astigmatic-grand-hotel-fonts - Script retro style fonts
  • typetype-molot-fonts - Display sans-serif fonts

Libraries

  • sharpfont : Cross-platform FreeType bindings for .NET
  • libXfont2 - X11 font support library
  • nodejs-os-locale : To get the system locale
  • nodejs-y18n : The bare-bones internationalization library used by yargs