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commit d750d0ea535e03dbcdbd753619e897d0642da8a9
parent acf17ba2508e8b688b18268f8ccaf86026de4729
Author: Chris Bracken <>
Date:   Wed,  8 Sep 2021 09:52:24 -0700

arch: Install fcitx5 for Japanese input support

Diffstat: | 9+++++++--
1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ b/ @@ -598,9 +598,14 @@ For the NUC8i5BEK, install: ### Install Japanese input support -This needs to be updated for 2020. +fcitx5 is the IME frontend for Japanese input, while mozc provides the candidate +selection backend. Install all the required packags: - pacman -S mozc + pacman -S fcitx5-mozc fcitx5-configtool fcitx5-gtk + +Note that as of summer 2021, the Wayland IME protocol is still unstable. fcitx5 +only has partial integration with the sway window manager on Wayland. Under +Xwayland, it works fine. ### Install mutt email client