[developers] Weird GUI behavior on new ubuntu machine

Emily M. Bender ebender at u.washington.edu
Thu Feb 26 01:10:01 CET 2009

For the mailing list archives: I now see that this was already documented
on the wiki:



On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 4:07 PM, Emily M. Bender
<ebender at u.washington.edu> wrote:
> Thanks, Yi.  That was indeed the problem.  Disabling SCIM (and
> reverting to the emacs-internal input method for Japanese) has
> fixed things.
> I still get the font warnings, but they don't seem to cause any problems.
> Emily
> --
> thyme flies
> ... and mint's pretty speedy too
> On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 1:32 PM, Yi Zhang <yzhang at coli.uni-sb.de> wrote:
>>> Also, the text input in the  [incr
>>> tsdb()] podium doesn't work, and when I quit (by selecting Quit in the
>>> lkb top menu or by typing :exit at the lisp prompt)  my emacs ceases
>>> to head any keyboard input.
>> i used to have similar problem with text input with tcl/tk GUIs.
>> my experience suggests that it might be related to the input methods
>> engine, say SCIM. maybe one can try to disable the input method and see
>> if that helps. there was a discussion on the lkb list:
>> http://lists.delph-in.net/archive/lkb/2006/000128.html
>> best,
>> yi

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