[UCI-Linux] Spacy Characters
Wed, 05 Feb 2003 12:52:18 -0800
Junst a hunch, not a solution...
If everything he types was converted to (and interpreted as) unicode, then
he might see spaces between the characters.
Garr Updegraff wrote:
> Hi all,
> An old co-worker of mine at IBM has just started expanding from NT to
> Linux as a server for his video-server product, and he's run into an odd
> under both KDE and GNOME. Whenever he types a command in a terminal
> window, his keyboard characters appear with a space between each; they're
> not doubled, like if he was using half-duplex mode, but instead there's a
> space between each letter. Meanwhile, the command runs just fine. He
> > The spaces are only inserted in the command; results are displayed
> > with no spaces. I checked /etc/sysconfig/keyboard. It looks OK.
> > This problem only happens in the terminal window under X.
> > One other clue. Its not as simple as just the command having
> > spaces between the letters. For example if I try to type the letter
> > "i"
> > I get "i|" and the space (so maybe font issue?). Also I notice that
> > no matter how fast I type the letters "fa" there will always a space
> > between them unless I try to type both letters simultaneously and
> > then there is no space between them (keyboard typematic problem?)"
> Any ideas?
> -- Garr