Hi Harshula,

I have tested it on Fedora 8 and its working fine. :)


On Dec 17, 2007 1:51 PM, Harshula < harshula@gmail.com > wrote:
Hi Pravin,

Once you get someone to test the fixes, can you please send the fixes to
this list as a patch against:

I assume you have already asked Danishka (Added to CC list) to test your


On Mon, 2007-12-17 at 12:28 +0530, Pravin S wrote:
> Hi All,
> > I am using scim-sinhala on gnome and i found some specific thing
> > Because in scim-sinhala "oo" produces ඔ backspace ඕ this can only do
> > the right thing if the backspace key in an application like
> > openoffice.org-writer
> > will always treat backspace as "delete previous character", so
> > backspace cannot be rebound to do something else
> >
> > so if my application treating backspace differently  suppose
> > 'deleting next character' scim-sinhala will fail.
> > and in openoffice user can change behaviour of backspace event.
> >
> > to avoid this problem we should implement preedit in scim-sinhala
> so
> > there will be no need to use backspace event.
> > and such dependencies will not come.
>   I have solved this bug, also i have successfully implemented preedit
> in scim-sinhala, also i tried to remove some existing bugs which
> harshula was mentioning.
> i have build latest rpm packge scim-sinhala-0.2.0-4.fc9, It is
> available in fedora rawhide repos
> http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/development/i386/os/Packages/
> please test it & let me know ur experiance.
> if still there any bug i would like to solve that :)
> if you need any guidence for install/uninstall please get back to me
> Regards,
> Pravin S

Danishka Navin