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How to Type in Other Languages: General Installation: Linux systems

A guide to installing and typing in common non-Latin character scripts on home computers.

Introduction

With Ubuntu Linux, installing additional languages on your computer is as easy as it is in Windows and Mac. For other versions of Linux, however. it can be quite tricky.

Installation Guides for Common Distros of Linux