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Old 12-07-2007, 12:30 AM   #1
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LXer: Adding extended character support


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If you need to type a diacritical mark such as an acute "e" () -- let alone a character not found in a Western European language -- the standard English keyboard layouts for GNU/Linux users are barely ahead of those of typewriters. However, adding support for both extended characters and multiple keyboards has become much easier in the last few years. These days, you can quickly add extended character support from both GNOME and KDE, and, should either desktop fail you for any reason, you can fall back on other methods to improve your input.

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