[immodule-qt] introducing QT_IM_SWITCHER environment variable
takumi at asaki.jp
Tue Aug 17 13:10:02 EEST 2004
On Tuesday 10 August 2004 17:02, YamaKen wrote:
> > It confuses ordinary users. Although ordinary users will not
> > imagine such configuration, weird users will favor such
> > configuration and publish their configuration memo to the
> > world. It will confuse victims that googled with 'QT_IM_MODULE'.
> > To prevent such unwanted happening, we should restrict the
> > plugins that can be specified by QT_IM_SWITCHER as real
> > IM-switchers. It can be actualized by checking whether the
> > specified plugin has the 'imsw-' prefix.
> Above restriction is also implemented. See r67 of the
> trunk. This restriction has changed the configuration convention
> for system integrators as follows.
> - valid configuration
> setenv QT_IM_SWITCHER imsw-none
> setenv QT_IM_MODULE iiimqcf
> - following configuration has become invalid
> setenv QT_IM_SWITCHER iiimqcf
Sorry. I have not noticed this description.
I think it's better this restriction is bad.
IM-Switcher and IM-Module is same class.
So, it's better user can set IM-Module as IM-Switcher if user want.
Che Che - Bye Bye
From: Takumi ASAKI <takumi at asaki.jp>
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