Dead keys do not work. In some languages and depending on the keyboard layout, some accented characters need to be inputed
with the help of dead keys.
The attached blender file has the following content both in a text object and in a text file (this example assumes input
using a French keyboard layout):
without dead keys:
with dead keys
The last line with dead keys is supposed to be ëêïî.
I am not sure any of the info below is relevant, but just in case it is...
= Blender 2.48 System Information =
Blender REV-17181M linux2 dynamic.
- Version: 2.5.2 (r252:60911, Jul 31 2008, 17:44:49)
[GCC 4.2.3 (Ubuntu 4.2.3-2ubuntu7)]
- Renderer: GeForce 6200/AGP/SSE/3DNOW!
- Vendor: NVIDIA Corporation
- Version: 2.1.2 NVIDIA 169.12