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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.75 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.2.12-20smp i686)
Description of problem:
talk incorectly handles national character which correspond to scrolling
window function (meta-p, meta-n)
Steps to Reproduce:
In opened talk window try to type 8-bit national characters which
coresponed to 7-bit ASCII 'p' and 'n'.
Actual Results: It will work as you just want to scroll window of your
Expected Results: Natural apearing typed characters
Additional info: Patch is attached
Created attachment 18209 [details]
Make use bit 9 for handling meta
Fixed in newest version (0.17-12). Roswell beta should have it.
Read ya, Phil