Maliit provides a pluggable framework for input methods. It is usable on all MeeGo user experiences.
Following are the high level end-user features supported by Maliit:
The MeeGo Input Methods are not in any official Ubuntu repository. However, the packages are available through Launchpad. They are provided to allow development of input method plugins, without the need of using the MeeGo SDK or even scratchbox.
To install the packages, you will need to add two Launchpad PPA's to your system's software sources:
To quickly test your installation, it is recommended to use the widgetsgallery:
meego-im-uiserver -software -bypass-wm-hint
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:meegotouch/meegotouch-inputmethodframework.git
git clone email@example.com:meegotouch/meegotouch-inputmethodengine.git
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:meegotouch/meegotouch-inputmethodkeyboard.git
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