Mac keyboard layouts (was Re: A Font for Pictographs)
|From:||Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, December 14, 2008, 23:29|
On Dec 14, 2008, at 3:49 PM, Rebecca Bettencourt wrote:
This is great! Not X-SAMPA, but nice nonetheless. Question: what is
with the deadkeys? Option-backtick seems to be a rhotic hook deadkey,
but I can't get it to combine with any vowels.
What did you use to create it?
(FYI, for other Mac users out there who are interested, I found these
options for creating keyboard maps:
site_id=nrsi&item_id=ukelele (already mentioned, I think)
Rebecca additionally said:
> On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 10:54 AM, Alex Fink <000024@...> wrote:
>> Someone round here once made a keylayout for X-SAMPA. But it
>> didn't work
>> for me, for whatever reason; and now I can't even Google it up again.
> You might be thinking of the one I made:
> It works for me, that's all I can say. :)
> However, the problem I'm having isn't an encoding problem, but that
> Fragz isn't recognized by any application other than Font Book and the
> Adobe applications.
Oh yeah. I notice that now.
> The fault lies with Microsoft, who created the Windows symbol encoding
> in the first place and gave their OS nonstandard behavior WRT Unicode.
Ah. Makes sense ;)