AW: AW: 'de' keyboard layout issues

Paul Maier
Mon Oct 3 11:29:00 GMT 2011

> > In Windows, all blind keys followed by a space result in that character.
> > Same in XWin, but with one exception:
> > dead-´ plus space gives ' instead of ´.
> >
> > Please check out my patch for that.
> [...] for files /usr/share/x11/locale/iso8859-1/Compose and

> This patch makes sense to me, but doesn't seem to go far enough.  Since the
> compose sequences are selected by the locale, this fixes things if
> LANG=de_DE.iso8859-1 or LANG=de_DE.iso8859-15, but not if LANG=de_DE.UTF-8.
> I'll try to take another look when I'm back from my holiday :-)

Hi Jon,

agreed, my patch is a partial solution.

Is there an issue tracker in use, where we can put my patch and the idea behind it?


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