Re: [Evolution] Accented characters
- From: Marc Williams <marcw onlymooo com>
- To: Stephen Witkop <switk yahoo com>
- Cc: Evolution list <evolution ximian com>
- Subject: Re: [Evolution] Accented characters
- Date: 22 Mar 2002 07:28:09 -0600
On Fri, 2002-03-22 at 06:50, Stephen Witkop wrote:
On Thu, 2002-03-21 at 19:11, Marc Williams wrote:
One of the things I miss most from my Windows days was how drop dead
easy it was to type Extended ASCII characters. Alt + code. That's
all. Worked from any text entry window. If I wanted an enye (n with a
tilde diacritical - I would demonstrate but I have no idea how from my
Evolution window), type <alt>164. Done. Charts of Extended ASCII
characters can be found in hundreds of places on the web. I always had
one at the ready.
If there is a likewise easy way in Linux, I would like to be
Don't forget, there are the 'Character Picker' and 'GKB Switcher'
applets for the gnome panel.
Of course "forgetting" implies that I knew this at one time, which I did
not. Thanks for the tip. Any idea how I would increase the the number
of characters that "Character Picker" displays?
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