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bareil76
May 25th, 2011, 02:34 PM
Ok.. I have a weird problem that is really getting on my nerves!

I need to write accent (french) letters like " ", etc. When I write in software like Texmaker or Office everything is ok for a couples of minutes, but then, I get "`e, ^e" instead of the correct " ".

Then if I do minimize and maximize, everything goes back to normal.

I had a similar bug with java windows disapearing from tasbar, but this was a compiz bug and a workarounds took cake of it.

In TexMaker, to make it happens I just need to select another tab and when I go back, I have the problem.

bareil76
May 26th, 2011, 10:51 PM
Anyone... this might be related to locale??

I tried disabling compiz (change setting in appearance to lowest level) and I had the same problem.

bareil76
May 31st, 2011, 07:41 PM
Idea anyone?

Copper Bezel
May 31st, 2011, 07:45 PM
Do you have just the one keyboard profile selected, or do you switch between two? I've had difficulty in the past with the switching behavior, which seemed unpredictable whether I had separate profiles for separate windows ticked or not.