[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: <Multi_key> is undefined

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: <Multi_key> is undefined
Date: Sun, 23 Mar 2014 10:29:12 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Daniel Colascione <address@hidden> writes:

> On 03/23/2014 02:17 AM, David Kastrup wrote:
>> Andreas Schwab <address@hidden> writes:
>>> David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:
>>>> After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 (and using Cinnamon), I can no longer
>>>> use <Multi_key>.  Emacs flashes at me and displays "<Multi_key> is
>>>> undefined".
>>> That means compose handling is broken on your system.
>> It's likely not just "my system" but in a month of time the most widely
>> deployed GNU/Linux system.
> FWIW, it's broken on 13.10 for me too.

Interesting.  Possibly my use of Cinnamon put me behind the time.

> Nulling out XMODIFIERS fixes it for me; that environment variable
> normally contains something about ibus; making that change ourselves
> probably breaks other functionality though.

address@hidden:/usr/local/tmp/emacs-build$ echo $XMODIFIERS 


Starting Emacs from the command line, I get

** (emacs:14442): WARNING **: Couldn't connect to accessibility bus: Failed to 
connect to socket /tmp/dbus-hJwGKKvPZH: Connection refused

There is nothing remotely like that file.  However, that seems to be a
red herring regarding _this_ problem since with


I get the same error message (including the same file name), but indeed
the compose character starts working.

David Kastrup

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]