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Old 10-31-2012, 03:58 PM   #1
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Compose C plus =

I have my XFCE compose key created and working.
When I enter <composer> = C I get EUR but I want the C overlain with and = sign.
How do I do that?
Old 10-31-2012, 07:25 PM   #2
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any chance this help?
Old 11-02-2012, 07:34 PM   #3
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Compose C plus =

Thanks but been there and done that.
Need to get a cap C overlain by = when I do that I get EUR.
Old 11-02-2012, 08:56 PM   #4
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Not sure whether this works, but have a look in /usr/share/X11/locale

For your locale, for example en_US.UTF-8, go to that subdirectory and edit the Compose file. Search for the lines
<Multi_key> <C> <equal>                 : ""   EuroSign # EURO SIGN
<Multi_key> <equal> <C>                 : ""   EuroSign # EURO SIGN
<Multi_key> <c> <equal>                 : ""   EuroSign # EURO SIGN
<Multi_key> <equal> <c>                 : ""   EuroSign # EURO SIGN
and replace the euro sign with the one you want.

You'll probably have to restart X.


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