compose key not active before "applying" current keyboard
I experience the following:
I have the following lines in my .Xmodmap
!! Third example: Change right Control key to Compose key.
!! To do Compose Character, press this key and afterwards two
!! characters (e.g. `a' and `^' to get â).
remove Control = Control_R
keysym Control_R = Multi_key
add Control = Control_R
After staring the computer, the compose key does not work.
Then I enter the KDE control center / Regilnal & Accessibility /
Here, I have as Keyboard model HP 5181 Internet Keyboard,
I change it to a different keyboard and back to the HP 5181. Then I
Immediately afterwards, the compose key works.
What is happening here?
Thanks for your help, Uli
I'm using Debian/Woody