Originally Posted by getyourkarthick
First,Go to language support and install Tamil .
Then Do this :
sudo apt-get install scim language-pack-ta language-pack-ta-base scim-tables-additional scim-modules-table
A file will be opened.
sudo gedit 75custom-scim_init
In that file, Paste these lines and save it :
export XIM_PROGRAM="scim -d"
Logout and in. Then an icon should appear in the panel, click on it and choose language .