Comment 2 for bug 581753

On 05/17/2010 03:51 PM, Jesse wrote:
> Public bug reported:
> Binary package hint: m17n-db
> zh-bopomofo.mim and zh-zhuyin.mim declare the same name "bopomofo" which leads to overriding of zh-bopomofo by zh-zhuyin in ibus-m17n.
> Steps to reproduce:
> 1. Make sure m17n-db and ibus-m17n are installed, and therefore both mentioned mim files are under /usr/share/m17n/
> 2. In ibus preferences, add input method. Browse to Chinese ("zh" in mim lisp)
> Expected behavior:
> ibus lists both zhuyin and bopomofo under appropriate names
> Actual behavior:
> zhuyin shows up as bopomofo; bopomofo as defined by zh-bopomofo.mim isn't shown, probably due to the name thing.

Zhuyin and Bopomofo are the same thing. There should be only one of them
in m17n-db, if at all.
ibus-chewing contains a much more advanced Zhuyin/Bopomofo input method.
The zhuyin/bopomofo tables in m17n-db are actually unnecessary and may
confuse users.

This is an upstream bug.