KMap IME 0.9.5

KMap IME is a Java based Input Method Editor.
KMap IME is a Java based Input Method Editor. It enables the user to type any language/Unicode character. Using the kmap file format from Yudit it currently supports more than 100 different languages.

Here are some key features of "KMap IME":

enables input of all Unicode3 characters
support for Yudit's *.kmap input schemes
support for Simredo's *.kmp input schemes
dynamically re-loads/updates available schemes while running
easy to add/edit new schemes

Requirements:

Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 or higher
unzip
the InputMethodHotKey tool from http://java.sun.com/products/jfc/tsc/articles/InputMethod/inputmethod.html#Input_method_selection_by_a_hot_key
and of course a Java application waiting for keyboard input, e.g. JEdit

Installation:

download the newest version of KMap
extract the downloaded zip file into a new dir
change to the directory where you put the content of the zip
in this very directory double click the kmap_ime.jar or execute "java -jar kmap_ime.jar" (without the quotes) in a shell
copy the kmap_ime.jar file to a directory listed under "lib extension dirs"

If there is an older version of kmap_ime.jar please overwrite/remove it.

If you want to use the graphic user interface, then you have to copy the file kmap_ime_gui.jar into the same dir where you copied kmap_ime.jar

copy some files from the kmaps dir to a dir listed under "data dirs"
now setup a way to call the input methods:

a). download the newest version of Sun's InputMethodHotKey tool from http://java.sun.com/products/jfc/tsc/articles/InputMethod/inputmethod.html#Input_method_selection_by_a_hot_key
b). change to the directory where you saved the tool
c). in this very dir double click the "InputMethodHotKey.jar" file or execute "java -jar InputMethodHotKey.jar" (without quotes) in a shell
d). configure a shortcut

Running:

lunch a Java application
use the key combination that you have setup for calling the input methods
chose the input method KMap IME or KMap IME Simredo
choose a language / keyboard layout
write a letter

What's New in This Release:

added a resource friendly Express interface
converted data for simredo users

last updated on:
February 7th, 2008, 12:03 GMT
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Eisvogel Flieg
license type:
LGPL (GNU Lesser General Public License) 
category:
ROOT \ Utilities

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