Test Day:2013-05-02 Internationalization
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What to test?
Today's installment of Fedora Test Day will focus on internationalization support in desktop applications
The following cast of characters will be available for testing, workarounds, bug fixes, and general discussion ...
Prerequisite for Test Day
- One or more keyboards with different layouts.
- Bare metal or virtual machine.
- Usb key, a virtualized guest or a burned CD/DVD with the test image
How to test?
Prepare Your System
- Tests requiring physical media (e.g. DVD or CD images) and the latest version of packages from updates/updates-testing: [LINK HERE].
- You may download a non-destructive Fedora 19 live image for your architecture. The specific live image for I18N tests can be found [LINK here]. Tips on using a live image are available at FedoraLiveCD
- Unless otherwise noted, you may use nightly Fedora 19 branch install images. Review for information on downloading and installing Branched.
|TBD (Indic)||QA:Inscript2 Keymaps|
Nice to test
Bugs you might hit or additional situations that are nice to test:
- no default IMEs set for Asian users
- no default keymap selected for language, even login to local language
- ibus shortcut key doesn't work
- Enable firstname.lastname@example.org extension -> Enable or disable doesn't work with Hangul Key
- After doing "ctrl+space", ibus tray icon freezes/ibus is not working with Ctrl+Space
- run ibus-setup produces IBUS-CRITICAL ** Traceback.
- Glyph '1' not the same width as other numerals (liberation-fonts)
- liberations-sans italic and bold italic contain wrong shape at U+0438 and U+0439
- Problems with glyphs Ѝ (U+040D) for Bulgarian language (Problems with glyphs Ѝ (U+040D) for Bulgarian language)
- [Indic] New Indic Rupee symbol not populated correctly
- [indic] konsole does not display Indic text correctly
- iok crashed while selecting 'xkb-Malayalam (enhanced Inscript with Rupee Sign)'
- [kn_IN] 0CB0 + 200D + 0CCD + 0C95+ 0CBE consonant is wrongly rendering
- [te_IN] Lohit font has different glyph shape for * character (used for password characters)
- [as_IN] Position and joint of 'ু', 'ূ', 'ৃ' in letters not correct
- [mr] Marathi needs changes in Devanagari glyphs
- Lohit Malayalam font does not have support for 0D4E MALAYALAM LETTER DOT REPH
- No group named Chinese-Support exists
- Changing language to Chinese(P.R. of China) results in Chinese(Hong Kong)
- Need to update Rupee symbol for locale file (hi_IN)
- (ml_IN) default font size with all libreoffice GUI (translated) is small as compared to gnome application
- (All langs) gtkhtml-editor-WARNING **:zh-CN: No such language
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