keyboard errors

Dmitry Timoshkov dmitry at
Mon Oct 14 19:04:55 CDT 2002

"Rizsanyi Zsolt" <rizsanyi at> wrote:

> I have looked at 'X11/keysymdef.h' to determine the meaning of the third byte 
> (0xff00) of the KeySym, and built a confversion map to a windows codepage.
> If a codepage is found, then it is used in a MultiByteToWideChar to convert 
> the last byte of KeySym.
> And it works.
> Tested with Hungarian, Serbian (cirillic) and Croatian (latinic - else same as 
> serbian) keyboards, and it works perfectly.
> But it should work with all of them...

Even if it works for you, it's not the right fix. Hopefully support for dead keys
and correct translation of X key events will be merged from CX Office CVS soon...


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