xterm returns error "Failed to open input method"

(Doc ID 2349191.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 The xterm command fails to run with error message "Failed to open input method"

Changes

It worked in legacy Solaris versions but no longer in Solaris 11

Cause

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