gcin - an input method server
gcin is an input method(IM) server, which focused mainly on Traditional
Chinese. It is also very useful for Simplified Chinese, Japanese, and
many other languages. IM table format of gcin is almost as same as
those of scim and xcin. Users may append their IMs to gcin very easily.
The "g" of gcin means that it features a better GTK+ user interface.
If you are looking for configuration tool of gcin, please see the
manpage of gcin-setup.
-h, -v, --version
Show version of gcin.
Input methods available for gcin. You may copy it to
$HOME/.gcin/ and edit it as you like. If you have no
$HOME/.gcin/gtab.list, /usr/share/gcin/table/gtab.list will be
A file helps gcin finding html browsers when needed. You may add
any compatible html browser to it.
A file helps gcin finding text editors when needed. You may add
any UTF-8 compatible text editor to it.
For bash: export LC_CTYPE=zh_TW.UTF-8
For csh: setenv LC_CTYPE zh_TW.UTF-8
For bash: export XMODIFIERS=@im=gcin
For csh: setenv XMODIFIERS @im=gcin
For bash: export GTK_IM_MODULE=gcin
For csh: setenv GTK_IM_MODULE gcin
For bash: export QT_IM_MODULE=gcin
For csh: setenv QT_IM_MODULE gcin
Display messages for socket connections.
Display additional debug messages.
Option for debugging.
Disable auto-evoke in gcin protocol.
Assign output filter to process data before the IM server send
them to clients.
Assign directory for IM tables other then /usr/share/gcin/table.
gcin-setup(1), gcin2tab(1), phoa2d(1), juyin-learn(1), gcin-message(1)
Edward Der-Hua Liu
Wrote gcin and associated tools.
Friend of Chanjei IM, Malaysia <www.chinesecj.com>
Author of original Chanjei IM version 5 table.
Dayi Co., Ltd. <http://www.dayi.com>
Author of Dayi IM.