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Re: Meta key definition in a linux console


From: Olivier Sirven
Subject: Re: Meta key definition in a linux console
Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2009 18:09:55 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1 (darwin)

Xah Lee <address@hidden> writes:

> On Aug 20, 2:42 am, Olivier Sirven <address@hidden> wrote:
> If you are on Mac OS X, you are using Terminal right? In Terminal
> preference, you can find a checkbox that lets you have Option key as
> meta. That simply just works, if i understand you correctly.
Yes doing so makes meta work using the Option key but it's not a valid
option to me: I have to use the Option key to be able to write some
characters like [,{,],},| so if I use Option as Meta it means I am not
able anymore to access these characters.

-- 
Olivier


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