Re: [oclug] Occasional texts in languages other than English
On February 15, 2004 16:09, Kevin Everets wrote:
> Under X-windows, there is a more intuitive setup but it is not
> (often) the default. First, you assign some key to be your
> "Multi_key", which is often assigned to be the right Alt key. To do
> so, create a file called "multikey.map" which contains just the line:
> keycode 113 = Multi_key
> then, run "xmodmap multikey.map" to make this compose key active.
> Once that's done, you can just hit Right-Alt, then an accent (such as
> "'"), then the letter (such as e) to get something like ?? (which
> might show up as an "e" with an accent on it).
Merci pour ton conseil. Ça marche à merveille ---- mais pas tout à fait.
Tack för ditt förslag. Det fungerar nästan utmärkt.
Thanks for the suggestion. It works superbly --- with only one small
problem. My third language is Swedish and I haven't yet found the
Scandinavian "å" --- "a-circle", which, in older texts, in sometimes
printed as a double "aa".