F40 Change Proposal: ibus-anthy 1.5.16 (Self-Contained)

ibus-anthy 1.5.16

This is a proposed Change for Fedora Linux.
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:link: Summary

ibus-anthy will update the Japanese era for 2024.

:link: Owner

:link: Detailed Description

  • ibus-anthy will convert the Japanese era and β€œ2024” mutually

:link: Feedback

:link: Benefit to Fedora

This change will enhance the usability in Japanese.

:link: Scope

  • Proposal owners: ibus-anthy

  • Other developers:

  • Release engineering: #Releng issue number

  • Policies and guidelines: N/A (not needed for this Change)

  • Trademark approval: N/A (not needed for this Change)

  • Alignment with Community Initiatives:

:link: Upgrade/compatibility impact

:link: How To Test

  1. Enable ibus-anthy
  2. Run gnome-text-editor
  3. Select the Dictionary mode to Era on IBus panel menu.
  4. Type β€œοΌ’οΌοΌ’οΌ”β€ or β€œγ‚Œγ„γ‚οΌ–β€ and space keys
  5. The Japanese era and 2024 is converted mutually

:link: User Experience

Users can use the latest Japanese era.

:link: Dependencies

:link: Contingency Plan

  • Contingency mechanism: Revert the change to ibus-anthy.
  • Contingency deadline: Beta release
  • Blocks release? No

:link: Documentation

N/A (not a System Wide Change)

:link: Release Notes

ibus-anthy 1.5.15 is FTBFS because of the lack of support for 2024 CE: https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=112065258

I’m not sure why a micro version bump needs to go through the Change process, and furthermore, this would seemingly be needed in stable branches too. Please expedite.

This change proposal has now been submitted to FESCo with ticket #3163 for voting.

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