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Re: Problem with AltGr key on german keyboard

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  • Subject: [mg47350] Re: Problem with AltGr key on german keyboard
  • From: Lars Horeis <nospam at>
  • Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2004 06:36:36 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <c36b36$s1d$> <c4rct9$m91$>
  • Reply-to: Lars Horeis <Lars.Horeis at>
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On Mon, 5 Apr 2004 10:37:29 +0000 (UTC)
Marcus Stollsteimer <marcus314 at> wrote:

Hi Marcus!
> I have the same problem with Mathematica 5.0.1 on Fedora
> (on Red Hat it worked fine): the brackets *are* produced, but
> always with a beep!


I'm using Mathematica 4.0 on Fedora Core 1 and had the same problem,
only difference was that I wasn't able to get any brackets.

> Any suggestions?
> Or does anybody know why it worked with Red Hat but not on Fedora?

I'm using GNOME and for me the following solved the problem:

- open a terminal (xterm or whatever)
- type: gkb_xmmap de
- start Mathematica and try if it works


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