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emacsen displaying latin1 and del/backspace keys


According to our release goals, all application should be aware of
latin1 characters. To enable this on emacs 19.34 you must set the
variable standard-display-european. Is this the case on the other
emacsen, too!? Then it should be part of emacsen-common.

The same goes for the correct meaning of the delete and backspace

Here's a file that is installed by my user-de package to customize
emacs to be more friendly to the german/european user. It sets the
meaning of the home/end keys, too. I think that the file should be
removed from user-de and put into the emacsen package.

; $Id: emacs,v 1.2 1997/06/26 10:14:55 leutloff Exp $

;;--- support european keys ------------------------------- 
(set-input-mode  (car (current-input-mode))
		 (nth 1 (current-input-mode))
(standard-display-european t)

;;--- redefine some keys ----------------------------------
(global-set-key [backspace] 'backward-delete-char-untabify)
(global-set-key [delete] 'delete-char)
(global-set-key [home] 'beginning-of-line)
(global-set-key [end] 'end-of-line)
(global-set-key [C-home] 'beginning-of-buffer)
(global-set-key [C-end] 'end-of-buffer)


Christian Leutloff, Aachen, Germany         leutloff@sundancer.oche.de  
      http://www.oche.de/~leutloff/         leutloff@debian.org      

            Debian GNU/Linux - http://www.de.debian.org/

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