[kbd] [PATCH] Enable UNUMBERs in compose definitions

Michael Schutte michi at uiae.at
Thu Jul 30 16:36:05 MSD 2009

On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 04:17:48PM +0400, Alexey Gladkov wrote:
> 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.

Please go ahead! :-)

Michael Schutte <michi at uiae.at>
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