keysym list for French chars

Matthias Apitz guru at
Sun Sep 16 11:01:35 UTC 2018

El día Saturday, September 15, 2018 a las 03:10:21PM -0000, Christian Weisgerber escribió:

> On 2018-09-15, Matthias Apitz <guru at> wrote:
> >> My son starts learning French in school and I want him create a keyboard 
> >> mapping for the special French chars we do not have on our German 
> >> keyboards. I did this for Spanish already, redefining the useless Windows 
> >> key as Modifier key, and pressing this +a gives á, for example. So, I do 
> >> know how to hack this, I only need the names of the French keysyms.
> These are easy to find in /usr/local/include/X11/keysymdef.h.
> À à     Agrave          agrave
> ...

I know this file, but for me as a non French speaker it was impossible
to extract from there the French tilded (...) chars. Thanks for the help
from all of you.


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