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Bug 136964 - The Gtk2 XIM input module does not respect Multi_Key
The Gtk2 XIM input module does not respect Multi_Key
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
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Reported: 2004-10-24 00:39 EDT by Ethan Blanton
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-11 12:00:51 EDT
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Description Ethan Blanton 2004-10-24 00:39:41 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)

Description of problem:
When using Gtk2 with the XIM input module, the compose key seems to
have no effect.  Other input modules (Default, Cyrillic
transliterated, etc.) seem to work correctly.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start a Gtk2 application (any) with GTK_IM_MODULE=xim
2. Select a GtkTextView, GtkEntry, etc.
3. Press <Multi_Key> ' e (i.e., Compose apostrophe e)


Actual Results:  The string "'e" is entered in the in the buffer.

Expected Results:  The string "�" should be entered in the buffer.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ethan Blanton 2004-10-24 00:44:44 EDT
(Either my mozilla or the bugzilla server seems to have been confused
about character sets ... that unknown character should obviously be
Comment 2 Matthew Miller 2005-04-26 11:06:34 EDT
Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 test release, reopen and change the version to match.
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2005-07-11 12:00:51 EDT
Closing FC2 NEEDINFO bugs which have not been updated to FC3/FC4/FC5

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