Special character composition

David Corbin dcorbin at machturtle.com
Thu Sep 25 12:08:14 BST 2003

> To explain a bit more, what I want is that when I type
>  ' + e
> it will appear as e'
> but when I type
>  <CTRL> + ' + e
> it will appear as é
> For me as a programmer the normal dead keys are a nightmare (too many
> dead keys in most programming language syntax ;-) while the trick with
> switching keyboard layouts is just "too much work" for me.


Another possible variation, would be to treat the Dead key like a modifier 
key.  That is, you have to old down the ' when you press the e key to the é.  

David Corbin <dcorbin at machturtle.com>

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