Xkb Compose:combining_belowdot

Ruben Porras nahoo82 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 16 11:01:26 PDT 2008

On 15.09.2008 21:47, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Hello,
> Ruben Porras, le Mon 15 Sep 2008 21:33:42 +0200, a écrit :
>> I am trying to get some characters with a dot under it (for example ạ).
>> Seeing the compose tables tables I came to the conclusion, that it could
>> be achieved normally with the combination
>> <combining_belowdot>  letter
> Take care with combining_*. These are supposed to be typed _after_ the
> base letter, see some details on
> https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5107
> If you want to type the dot below before the base letter, use
> dead_belowdot.
Thanks, the dead_* variant works well.
>> So, how can I get the combining_belowdot symbol? I read that the symbol
>> that you get depends on the locale, how can I find it out?
> Where did you read that?
> (that shouldn't to my mind)

I read it here


but it is pretty old, so probably it does not work this way anymore.

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