Compose and dead-keys support in libxkbcommon

Bill Spitzak spitzak at
Mon Sep 22 13:01:16 PDT 2014

Yes I understand that an input method process would call this. But it 
could be code in that input method rather than in a library normal 
clients have to link with. I'm asking whether it is a good idea to give 
applications such an easy way to ignore the input method by calling this 

On 09/22/2014 12:45 PM, Jasper St. Pierre wrote:
> libxkbcommon forms part of the input method.
> On Mon, Sep 22, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Bill Spitzak <spitzak at
> <mailto:spitzak at>> wrote:
>     I'm sure this was discussed, but wouldn't it be better to encourage
>     use of the input method rather than giving programmers who only want
>     latin an easy way to ignore it?

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