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Bug 65430 - Dead key quotedbl replaced by scaron in xmodmap.us-int
Dead key quotedbl replaced by scaron in xmodmap.us-int
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 64573
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-05-23 16:44 EDT by Didier
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-26 00:35:24 EDT
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Description Didier 2002-05-23 16:44:02 EDT
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Description of problem:
When pressing the double quotes dead key (Shift-') in an X terminal, followed by
a space, the s-caron appears instead of the expected double quotes.
Single quotes work fine, though.
Double quotes do appear by pressing Shift-Alt-'

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. xmodmap xmodmap.us-int
2. press Shift-' (single quote)

Actual Results:  An s-caron (() appears.

Expected Results:  Double quotes (") should appear.

Additional info:

This is the exact behaviour as exhibited in 


Newsgroups: debian.bugs.closed
Date: Mon, 14 May 2001 06:13:03 -0400
From: Wolfgang Sourdeau <wolfgang@contre.com>
Subject: "diaeresis" doesn't exist in ISO-8859-15

This URL contains a patch, which should have been incorporated in xlibs-4.0 ?!

Other info :

* RH 7.3 clean install
* virtual console works ok
Comment 1 Didier 2002-05-23 16:47:12 EDT
Oops : seems like the representation of my scaron ( second attempt : ( , latin
small s with caron) got lost in the 'Actual Results' part of the bug report.
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-05-30 03:47:42 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 64573 ***

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