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Re: Urdu typing support in knoppix

salamz....i cant u se arabix because my aim is to develop an urdu linux distribution not arabic....arabic has though lot of common things that urdu has but still urdu is unique

From: Munzir Taha <munzirtaha at newhorizons dot com dot sa>
Reply-To: General Arabization Discussion <general at arabeyes dot org>
To: General Arabization Discussion <general at arabeyes dot org>
Subject: Re: Urdu typing support in knoppix
Date: Mon, 22 Dec 2003 13:27:54 +0300

On Monday 22 December 2003 07:10, Chaudhary arian wrote:
> salam....i am an undergraduate student from Pakistan and i would like to
> know how to put urdu typing support in applications like open office ,
> kedit etc in knoppix . Urdu is a language much like arabic so if any of u
> know about this plz reply . I just know i may have to modify millions of
> lines of code for this since every application has its own font rendering
> engine , for example open office uses Pango font rendering engine and for
> open office to support urdu i will have to modify the code in pango . If
> any of u have any idea regarding this plz reply

Why don't you use Arabbix?
Munzir Taha
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