[Xcb] Internationalied text input

Peter Harris pharris at opentext.com
Thu Mar 25 12:38:31 PDT 2010

On 2010-03-25 15:26, Nicholas Allen wrote:
> Is there any library for getting internationalized text input when using
> XCB?

XCB is just a thin wrapper around the protocol, which only sends
scancodes. Converting scancodes to text input is up to you; I am
currently unaware of any XCB helper libraries to to this for you.

> If not, is it possible to mix the Xlib calls with XCB calls to
> achieve this?

Yes. See http://xcb.freedesktop.org/MixingCalls/

Peter Harris
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