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Old 08-15-2005, 09:41 AM   #1
minike
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xcuse me: no ANSI code on linux?


so long..
well, maybe my question is SO basic, but I'm really wonder why I cannot get chars thru
the conbination ALT + #ANSI-VALUE. (maybe it's a different procedure than in windoze)
how does it work in linux in general, and in Slack in particular?
greetz
 
Old 08-15-2005, 09:52 AM   #2
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That works but only in console, you could use kcharselect KDE tool to select
character in a X session, else you have to play with xmodmap or similar X
keyboard controls
 
Old 08-15-2005, 10:17 AM   #3
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thanks 4 answer, keefaz..
Don't know why I didn't try it on a console before..you're right: it works..
About xmodmap: I saw its man-page, but must recognize I'm ~t0o SlAcK~ to try get
it working that way
..so, the easiest thing to do is use the kcharselect app.
thanx again!
 
  


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