Re: [code] Problems with accented greek characters

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:15:00 +0100


Am 11/21/13, 4:05 PM, schrieb Mitchell:
> On Thu, 21 Nov 2013, Nick Tzanos wrote:
>> I am using TextAdept 7.1 on MacOSX Mountain Lion. When I am typing Greek,
>> the accented characters appear as a square, although the fonts I tried
>> all
>> contain Greek character sets.
> This is likely an issue with encoding. I suspect the fonts are not
> UTF-8. Try the 'MacGreek' encoding by opening the command entry and typing:
> io.set_buffer_encoding('MacGreek')

for what it's worth I can insert greek letters fine when switching the
keyboard layout to Greek, in either a new UTF-8 buffer or after
switching to MacGreek. I'm on 10.9 Mavericks, but I don't think that

- Robert

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