[maemo-users] [maemo-users] anyone made a custom input method?

From: Jakub Pavelek jakub.pavelek at nokia.com
Date: Fri Dec 2 10:01:35 EET 2005

The VKB is not open in the current SW edition (IT-2005). You could go
replace the current input method with yours (need root access). 

Or, alternatively, lobby for the Input Method getting open in the next
year's SW edition and do it properly there.) Maybe I should run a
petition on this ;-)



On Thu, 2005-12-01 at 20:49, ext Joseph J. Strout wrote:
> At 3:17 PM -0300 12/1/05, Marcelo Oliveira wrote:
> >You mean creating an alternative to the handwriting recognition 
> >also? something like palm's graffite ?
> >Or go for something newer like the dasher etc?
> No, I mean a different virtual keyboard, that responds to strokes as 
> well as taps, as described here:
>     http://www.strout.net/info/ideas/hexinput.html
> I have heard that the handwriting recognition module is closed, but 
> that the virtual keyboard is not.  It should be possible to add a new 
> virtual keyboard, and to let the user select this as the default 
> input method.  But I don't know how to go about it.
> Thanks,
> - Joe

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