l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2002 Aug 12 13:54

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] a vim question (and german)
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] a vim question (and german)

On Sat, Aug 10, 2002 at 01:24:06PM -0700, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> Depends.  If you want to use UTF-8 to type it,
>    :set encoding=utf8
>    i (for insert mode)
>    Ctrl-V u <4-digit hex number>
> The 4-digit hex number is unicode, I think.  You'll need to look up the
> number.  The codes are available at unicode.org.
> If this document is for a program like LaTeX, then you'd use the normal
> backslash codes, like \"o for o with two dots on top, IIRC.
> -Mark
> On Sat, 10 Aug 2002, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> >
> > i have vim open in an xterm right this second, and want an umlat in my
> > document.
> >
> > what should i type?

Also look at gcharmap? It's part of the gnome-utils package. 

You have the capacity to learn from mistakes.  
You'll learn a lot today.
vox-tech mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.