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What is altgr in keymap?

On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 07:28:14 +0000, Peter Galbavy
<peter_(_dot_)_galbavy_(_at_)_knowtion_(_dot_)_net> wrote:
> Arnaud Bergeron wrote:
> >In my efforts to wrote a canadian-french keymap, I stumbled upon a
> >problem.  I cannot type characters that are listed under altgr (using
> >the alt key in combinason with the desired key).
> >
> >Is the altgr key something else?
> >
> >
> >
> ALTGR should be the right hand ALT key on those bits of hardware that
> have it. On a i386 PC keyboard it is labelled "Alt Gr". This is not the
> left hand ALT key. Or are you already using this key ?
> Peter

I have already tried both the right and left alt keys, in different
keymaps and I don't get any output aside from an occasional system
beep (from the PC speaker).

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