Bug#301259: [PATCH] Could this be the same issue with #276548?
* Christian Perrier [2005-04-06 07:27:04+0200]
> > This bug seems to be the #276548 issue, if so the patch attached could
> > be a workaround. I think temporarily switching to ascii mode should not
> Well, Eugen said (and I tend to believe him) this patch would break
> all languages using UTF-8.
I'm not so sure. Turkish currently uses a keymap with unicode
codepoints (if "using UTF-8" means a unicode keymap).
> So, the fix has to be a little less invasive.
I agree, this would be an invasive change.
> > case "$KEYMAP" in
> > - trq|trf|hebrew|lt|lv-latin4|ua)
> > - kbd_mode_temp="ascii" ;;
> Indeed, adding "fr-latin9" to the above list fixes the problem (easy
> to test....see the IRC log I posted in the bug log). What
> we have to do now is identify all keymaps which experience the
I add the following comment on purpose (identifying only the negatively
affected keymaps) :-)
# Don't know if there is any keymap negatively affected
# from the workaround below, if so exclude it here.
But of course, this won't be easy at this stage.