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Re: Input method or help feature needed

From: Stephen Berman
Subject: Re: Input method or help feature needed
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 20:52:06 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)

On Thu, 17 Feb 2011 21:27:45 +0200 Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> wrote:

>> Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 14:14:27 -0500
>> From: Richard Stallman <address@hidden>
>> Once in a while I want to enter some character that I know exists in
>> Unicode, though I know nothing about where to find it.  Today it was
>> the Turkish i without dot.
>> It is not easy to find how to enter the character you want.
>> Can anyone develop a way to make it easier?
> Would it be okay to have an apropos-style command that will find
> matches in the list of Unicode names of characters created by
> ucs-names?
> This would allow you to find what you wanted if you know that the name
> of the character has "dotless" as its substring.

The ucs-insert command already does this: typing

C-x 8 RET * dotless TAB TAB

brings up a completions buffer containing all unicode character names

Steve Berman

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