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Re: Stupid question?

From: <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Thu, 23 Sep 1999 17:36:18 +0200
Message-Id: <199909231536.RAA24934@tahiti.inrialpes.fr>
To: "Igor A. Karpov" <jc@dialla.com>
cc: www-amaya@w3.org
In-reply-to: Your message of Tue, 21 Sep 1999 18:06:00 +0300."
             <19990921180600.A45207@dialla.com> 
> Hi,
> 
> maybe my question looks silly, but I'm have the very little experience
> with X Window.
> 
> My question is: why Amaya refuses to pass 8-bit characters? I wanna use
> russian letters (using KOI8-R encoding), but Amaysa seems just
> ignoring them... Is there a way to avoid this limitation?
> 
> 
> OS: FreeBSD 3.3-RC
> X Window: 3.3.5
> Amaya: Release 2.1
> 
> And (don't know if this message important in this case) Amaya (after
> the very start) also says:
> 
> "Unable to install full Iso-Latin-1 : 80 of 98 key"
> 
> 
> -- 
> Igor A. Karpov                  phone: +380(44)573-8754
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> Philip Kindred Dick
> 

It seems that your X server has a limited set of keys or it answers that way.
You can have a look at the source code Amaya/thotlib/dialogue/interface.c.
The Min and Max returned by the X function XDisplayKeycodes.

  Irene.
Received on Thursday, 23 September 1999 11:36:35 UTC

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