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cannot see chinese character but only squares

Postby holyct on Wed Jul 18, 2007 11:18 am

well, as already stated in the title. Back in Ubuntu, chinese characters/webpages can be viewed without any additional effort, but in Mint Cassandra, I can only see squares, even after i follow the ubuntuguide on configuring SCIM to input chinese and installed every single package needed, i can only input squares.
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Postby Husse on Sat Jul 21, 2007 6:10 pm

This is way out of my league
Havve you checked:
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SCIM
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Postby contents on Sun Jul 22, 2007 2:16 am

Chinese is working fine for me in mint. Are you sure you have all of the Chinese support packages installed, and all of the Chinese fonts? What web browser are you using? Is it a problem only with kde apps or with all apps?
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Postby sc4bbk on Tue Oct 16, 2007 2:16 pm

simply install ttf-arphic-uming and ttf-arphic-ukai from synaptic. It works for me.
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Postby Husse on Tue Oct 16, 2007 5:49 pm

Welcome to Mint sc4bbk
and thanks for the tip, even if I think he's either given up or found it already :)
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Postby sc4bbk on Wed Oct 17, 2007 2:39 am

Just hope that other people with the same problem will find this helpful. :D
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