Only in, I'm having es_ES deadkey problems.

Nikola Lečić nikola.lecic at
Fri Nov 28 12:28:24 PST 2008

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On Fri, 28 Nov 2008 07:36:37 -0600
eculp <eculp at> wrote:
> I'm not sure when this started because I almost never open MS type  
> docs and when I do it is only to read them.  Yesterday I found out,  
> quite by accident, that everyone in our offices, is unable to use
> the deadkey accents for á é í ó ú etc but the ñ works fine so it
> seems to be limited to the dead keys.  I'm writing this in KDE ( all
> deadkeys work as expected in all kde apps) in term windows, even in
> ttyv[0.7] so it seems to be 100% openoffice centric.
> The Spanish spell check works fine and a cut and paste of an
> accented vowel works fine ( the current local work around).

I experienced some input problems (specifically with
deadkeys) caused by certain combinations of, Xorg and
input method such as SCIM. So first, what input method do you use?

> Has anyone else seen this and found a configuration or build option  
> that I'm missing?  Should I open a PR?  I did try
> and the same problem plus I didn't see an obvious way to download
> the spelling wizard with it so I blew it away.

Please see this:

Best wishes.
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