Japanese input please help

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http://crunchbanglinux.org – As the title sez...I require some help getting Japanese input working in #!Crunchbang.I have downloaded the gnome-base-ja packages from the repository. (Scim, Uim, and Anthy, et al) but cannot switch to Japanese input.I can get Scim up and running, but Anthy just won't switch on.I have scrutinized several tutorials online ( Ubuntu , Fedora, Debian) dealing with Japanese input in hopes that I might gleen some insight into what needs be done for any and all flavors of Linux... but I just can't figure it out.It was a breeze under Xubuntu, but I really do not want to switch back. I reall (HowTos)