I'm currently using SuSE 9.0 pro for both german and japanese input. This
works fine so far, by setting the variables LC_CTYPE to ja_JP.UTF-8 and LANG
to de_DE.UTF-8, but nevertheless I experienced a problem:
With the LC_CTYPE set to japanese and an input method running (currently
kinput2), I cannot type european language compose characters any more - at
least the ones I used to produce with two sequent keystrokes ( ´ and e for é
The rest of my (german) keyboard layout works all fine, and with LC_CTYPE set
to german, é's, à's, ô's, etc pose no problem, but then, of course, I cannot
This problem seems also to be existent for other language settings that use an
input method, I tried it out with a friend who uses chinese input (also on
SuSE 9.0 pro).
We (my friend and I) are currently writing an article about asian language
input with StarOffice/OOo, so we would really appreciate any help or hint
concerning this problem.