Fix Chinese input problems in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

The Chinese input is unabled by default in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, type the following commands to install fcitx:

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sudo apt install fcitx fcitx-googlepinyin fcitx-table-wbpy fcitx-pinyin fcitx-sunpinyin
  • System Setting – Language Support – Keyboard input method system – fcitx
  • Restart your system
  • Fcitx – Configure – deselect the show current language search “Google Pinyin”, you are all set! Press Ctrl + Space to toggle between Chinese and English.