/usr/share/x11/xkb/symbols/fi: AltGr problem

Martin-Éric Racine martin-eric.racine at iki.fi
Wed Aug 29 18:50:23 UTC 2012

2012/8/21 Troy Korjuslommi <tjk at tksoft.com>:
> I would focus on the input method handling in gnome.
> If you set xim as IM in gnome, things work.
> Therefore, the logical starting point for debugging is the default IM
> gnome uses.
> I didn't make it clear, but the bugs I filed a couple of years back were
> gnome bugs. I am not in front of the right machine right now, but as I
> recall the effort didn't produce any results. It might even be that I
> never got replies other than "this is not the right place to file a bug.
> Please file at XXX," and at XXX I was told to file at YYY. I might be
> mistaken, since it's a while back, but I do remember feeling frustrated
> at the process.

I just verified and the compose sequence indeed works as expected in
an xterm within a gnome-shell session.

However, it fails to work in Firefox, gedit, gnome-terminal,
LibreOffice and Pidgin — all of which are based on some GTK variant.


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