Re: Accent characters (was Re: Nouvelle version)
On Sun, 2 Jul 2000 email@example.com wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 02, 2000 at 10:00:28PM +0100, Oliver Elphick wrote:
> > firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > [And how do you type accented characters on an English keyboard?]
> $ man iso_8859_1:
> Yòú cân dø it tóô®.
> Just my 4×½¢.
> ...to include in an editor, say vi and derivatives, enter ^V+<number>,
> eg: ^V242, for small letter o accent grave.
In emacs you would enter control q then the octal number of that
character. There are also lisp functions in emacs that allow you use
key combinations that include the unaccented character - to add
> Karsten M. Self <email@example.com> http://www.netcom.com/~kmself
> Evangelist, Opensales, Inc. http://www.opensales.org
> What part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? Debian GNU/Linux rocks!
> http://gestalt-system.sourceforge.net/ K5: http://www.kuro5hin.org
> GPG fingerprint: F932 8B25 5FDD 2528 D595 DC61 3847 889F 55F2 B9B0
> Unsubscribe? mail -s unsubscribe firstname.lastname@example.org < /dev/null