Linux Gnome and Tibetan script#

Tibetan keyboards#

Tibetan (PRC)#

By default linux desktops come with a Tibetan keyboard compliant to GB/T 22034-2008, a Chinese norm. This keyboard is also used by Microsoft Windows.

To install, simply search for Tibetan when adding the new keyboard.

See Tibetan keyboards for more information.

Wylie EWTS#

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To add a Wylie keyboard, install the packages ibus and ibus-m17n with the package manager of your distribution. Then either make sure to start the ibus daemon, or simply restart your computer.

Then, when opening gnome settings, a three new Tibetan keyboards should be available: select EWTS (m17n) (not ‘Wylie’, which is an old version).