[plt-scheme] Writing unicode characters

From: Robby Findler (robby at eecs.northwestern.edu)
Date: Tue Apr 14 15:51:00 EDT 2009

On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Sam TH <samth at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 3:41 PM, Paulo J. Matos <pocmatos at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 7:37 PM, Robby Findler
>> <robby at eecs.northwestern.edu> wrote:
>>> There are platform-specific things that drscheme hooks into. On the
>>> mac, you can enable various international modes for your keyboard, eg
>>> for Chinese you can type pinyin or you can use the more sophisticated
>>> things that real Chinese use when typing.
>>> For certain mathematical characters, you can type the latex macro name
>>> and then hit alt-\ (on windows) or control-\ (on the mac) and have the
>>> character turn into the right thing.
>> No trick like this on Linux?
> It depends on the keybindings.  For me, it's Alt-\ .

 Right. In general, one or the other should work.


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