[mule] xemacs doesn't recognize some symbols
Mon Nov 20 08:59:26 EST 2006
Ar an t-ocht? l? is fiche de m? Deireadh F?mhair, scr?obh stephen at xemacs.org:
> > (If it?s falling back, it?s to the US layout, yes.)
> IIRC, XEmacs has no concept of keyboard layout (at least in X11).
By the way, that?s very wrong, and always has been. The function
x-keysym-on-keyboard-p has been available for years, and JWZ?s complaining
about which modifiers are bound to which keysyms *requires* intimate
knowledge of the keyboard layout, worked out at each start.
On X11 we do fall back to the US key layout to solve the ?Russian C-x
problem? as Ben called it. But this is specific to 21.5.
> It just accepts keysyms from the server.
Also, not totally true--for things like some X11 input methods, where they
supply nonsensical keysym numbers with single-character string keysym names,
those names are interpreted using keyboard-coding-system and bound to
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