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bug #41047: Need to update input method for Myanmar Language

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Tue 31 Dec 2013 08:01:38 PM UTC  
Votes:  100  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Need Info
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Kenichi Handa <handa>
Open/Closed:  Open

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Tue 29 Jul 2014 01:03:19 AM UTC, comment #2: 

Could you please join the mailing list (https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/m17n-list) and start a discussion about your proposed updates.

Furthermore, you have attached two files, can you please delete the one that has been superceded?

Harshula Jayasuriya <harshula>
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Wed 01 Jan 2014 02:53:57 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Now I can make new layout with all basic features needed for Myanmar Language.

Vowel E can type first before consonant. Kinzi can type after stacked consonants.

Attached new layout file.

(file #30142)

Sithu <herzcthu>
Tue 31 Dec 2013 08:01:38 PM UTC, original submission:  

I've tested m17n IM for Myanmar Language. It was written based on unicode 4.0 standard. Since Unicode 5.0 Myanmar Character code points and encoding methods changed a lot. I've modified mim files on my system to reflect the changes in Unicode 5.2 and newer.
But current IM for Myanmar is not suitable for everyday use because some characters need re positioning and correcting sequences. I don't know how to implement this features. If someone guide me or help me, I could make a better Keyboard Input Method for Myanmar Language.
I've attached my modified file in report. And another problem is font layout tables for Myanmar are not complete. Need to add more rules. None of Myanmar fonts could run in QT.



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Attach Files:

Attached Files
file #30142:  my-kbd.mim added by herzcthu (5KiB - application/octet-stream)
file #30138:  my-kbd.mim added by None (3KiB - application/octet-stream)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2014-07-29 harshula StatusNone => Need Info
        Assigned toNone => handa
    2014-01-01 herzcthu Attached File- => Added my-kbd.mim, #30142
    2013-12-31 herzcthu Carbon-Copy- => Added herzcthu
    2013-12-31 None Attached File- => Added my-kbd.mim, #30138

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