[Solved] – Can’t typing using ibus engine in Qt softwares on Arch Linux

Sometimes, when you installing the ibus engine ime, the system not install ibus-qt by default.That is commom problem, so you can fix it by install ibus-qt package then config it in Qt configuration panel.

  • Open Qt configuration panel by $ qtconfig
  • Choose ibus as Default Input Method in Interface tabs

Now, add the lines below to ~/.bashrc and ~/.xprofile to running iBus as daemon.

export GTK_IM_MODULE=ibus
export XMODIFIERS=@im=ibus
export QT_IM_MODULE=ibus

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