Foreign words

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Mon Dec 18 18:24:26 UTC 2006

On 18/12/06, Art Alexion <art.alexion at> wrote:
> I don't think he needs help entering the characters, but rather getting his
> spellchecker to recognize them correctly.
> I can sympathize.  I use US-English dictionary.  The correct spelling is Café,
> but my spellchecker says that is wrong and wants cafe, which is wrong.  Same
> with résumé vs. resume.  Résumé is a curriculum vitae; resume means to start
> again.
> It's annoying.

I don't think that he's talking about a spell checker, rather, how to
actually enter the characters. you need to add the correct keyboard in
Kcontrol (assuming KDE). Then you can shift-space to switch languages.

Dotan Cohen

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