Re: Unicode and keyboards

From: Mark E. Shoulson (
Date: Fri Sep 24 2004 - 11:52:12 CDT

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    You can use things like U200D (for U+200D ZERO WIDTH JOINER) for Unicode
    chars in xkb files. Just U and then the 4-digit hex code. Works for me...


    Stefan Persson wrote:

    > Hi!
    > I'd like to add some Runic characters to my Linux keyboard. All
    > characters are in Unicode, but not mentioned anywhere in
    > /usr/X11RC/include/X11/keysymdef.h. How do I access them? The
    > mentioned file contains codes for all characters mentioned in that
    > file, such as 0x041 for a capital "A," but most of these codes seem
    > not to be based on anything Unicode-related, so I can't guess what
    > such codes for the wanted characters would be.
    > Stefan

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