[kbd] [PATCH] Enable UNUMBERs in compose definitions

Alexey Gladkov gladkov.alexey at gmail.com
Thu Jul 30 16:17:48 MSD 2009

On 30.07.2009 15:39, Michael Schutte wrote:
> Since 18eadfe…, loadkeys supports the composition of two Unicode keysyms
> to another Unicode keysym.  Whereas the resulting char could already be
> specified as U+…, diacr and base had to be given as 8-bit characters,
> which is ugly with today’s Unicode support.  Since it isn’t realistic to
> make keymaps capable of UTF-8, I was asked by a Debian developer to at
> least make it possible to specify Unicode codepoints.  rvalue is
> unsuitable at this point (because it does some trickery with KT_LATIN
> vs. KT_LETTER which is not applicable here), I decided to add this to a
> new expression just for compose.
Now everything is clear. If you do not mind, I will add this
description in the comment.

Rgrds, legion

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