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[REBOL] Re: /View Keyboard Layout trouble

From: carlos:lorenz:bol at: 5-Sep-2003 13:21

Em Sex 05 Set 2003 17:09, Elan escreveu:
> The first step would probably be to determine which libraries REBOL > ulitizes to collect keyboard input.. These could be the generic linux > libraries, or one or the other XWindow libraries. I'm doubtful that > REBOL uitilizes KDE specific libraries, since then REBOL would no longer > work with the GNOME application framework, for instance. My guess is > that REBOL uses the generic linux libraries, in order maintain > uniformity between the /Core and /View source code. If that is the case, > then we need to see whether or not foreign character support is built > into the linux version you are using. Furthermore we need to see whether > or not this foreign character - if it exists - support can be utilized > by REBOL. How KDE handles foreign character sets does not necessarily > tell us anything about the world that REBOL sees.
Elan and Gabriele, Following Gabriele's advice I've just downloaded /View 1.2.8 and things are exactly the same i.e. not foreign chars echoed by REBOL/View unfortunatelly :( I'm quite sure this distribution of Linux I'm currently using is just ok about foreign characters since it is widely used here in Brazil by all sort of users that also have different Windows Managers such as Gnome,Fluxbox,IceWm,etc. Well according to you, Elan, if REBOL uses generic linux libraries it has to be able to recognize foreign characters, is it ok? Supposing REBOL does not use generic linux libraries what could be the solution? Maybe the guys at RT could give a word on this topic. Thank you all -- Carlos Lorenz -- Kurumin 10 www.kurumin.org