Bug 104378 - Diacritical marks not displayed and other problems with en_US.UTF-8.
Summary: Diacritical marks not displayed and other problems with en_US.UTF-8.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 75811
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kbd   
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Version: 9
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Eido Inoue
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Reported: 2003-09-14 05:07 UTC by Z
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:57 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:58:34 UTC
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Description Z 2003-09-14 05:07:16 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030626

Description of problem:
Diacritical marks and other problems with en_US.UTF-8.

When using UTF-8 and KEYTABLE="us-acentos", the output of "dumpkeys" does not
show the accented charachters. Entering the c-cedilla charachter using "'"
deadkey and "c" yelds a "Ä" non-existing charachter instead of "ç".

The same problem happens even with en_US on some applications (gedit, mozilla),
but not in others (openoffice).
In summary: a mess.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.select LANG="en_US.UTF-8"
2.run dumpkeys on the console.


Actual Results:  3. whatch the "?" on the screen.

Expected Results:  The correct charachters should have beed displayed. It will
work with LANG="en_US"

Additional info:

As far as I know the Ä; is not part of any latin language. The c-cedilla is
essential for working in portuguese, so this bug is a showstopper.

Comment 1 Eido Inoue 2003-09-15 21:42:53 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75811 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:58:34 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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