[Newbies] accented characters + squeak

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Aug 20 23:13:05 UTC 2008

Am 20.08.2008 um 18:28 schrieb Hervé Darce:

> Bert Freudenberg a écrit :
>> Am 20.08.2008 um 06:19 schrieb Hervé Darce:
>>> How to write a character accentuated with my keyboard? Squeak  
>>> displays the debbuger when I strike on the "é" on the keyboard. I  
>>> can't use accented characters into squeak with keyboard.
>>> How to write a utf8 file? I am Linux utf8.
>>> So How to use utf8 and not latin-1 into squeak?
>> There were numerous missing pieces to make this work under Linux.  
>> But a couple 100 000 kids in Spanish-speaking countries were  
>> motivation enough to fix this in the OLPC VM and image :)
>> You should use the very latest Linux VM (3.10-1 is the latest  
>> release). Your image might need fixing too, you could try if it  
>> works with the Etoys image (it should):
>> http://etoys.laptop.org/src/etoys-image-and-pr.zip
>> - Bert -
> I have already squeak 3.10.2 (#7179)  but squeak  doesn't want  
> accented characters on the keyboard.
> I selected the Spanish language but nothing happens an my language,  
> french, doesn't exist.
> Command squeakToUtf8, utf8ToSqueak and isToUtf8  allow me to use  
> accented characters  without keyboard.

That is all irrelevant, please read again what I wrote.

- Bert -

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