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Re: incorrect character display when typing.

From: Joel J. Adamson
Subject: Re: incorrect character display when typing.
Date: Thu, 15 May 2008 09:40:45 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.60 (gnu/linux)

Jerry <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi I'm currently experiencing an unexpected change of characters when
> typing. Normally it happens when I'm searching and navigating buffers
> (using C-s, C-M-s, M-< etc) but I dont know what triggers it, I think
> I've only seen it while browsing *scratch* but I'm far from sure.
> anyhow at some point when I type "qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm" emacs
> displays éöóêåíãø¢çô?âàïðîëäÿ÷ñìèòü

How often does this happen?  Under any reliable circumstances?  Do you
perhaps have an Eastern European keyboard layout enabled?  What about a
compose key of some kind (that introduces a mode)?

I'm unfamiliar with how keyboard maps work on Windows XP, but I know I
got really screwed up when I enabled Greek for the sake of one λ


Joel J. Adamson
Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA  02114
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