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  1. Minecraft: Java Edition
  2. MC-6436

Incomplete support of dead keys on non U.S. QWERTY Keyboard on OS X

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Reopened
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: Minecraft 1.4.6, Minecraft 1.4.7, Minecraft 1.5, Minecraft 1.5.1, Minecraft 1.5.2, Snapshot 13w25c, Minecraft 1.7.1, Minecraft 1.7.2, Minecraft 1.7.4, Minecraft 14w20b, Minecraft 1.8.1-pre3, Minecraft 1.8.8, Minecraft 15w31c, Minecraft 15w35b, Minecraft 15w45a, Minecraft 15w49a, Minecraft 1.8.9, Minecraft 15w50a, Minecraft 15w51b, Minecraft 16w02a, Minecraft 16w03a, Minecraft 16w04a, Minecraft 16w05b, Minecraft 16w06a, Minecraft 16w07a, Minecraft 16w07b, Minecraft 1.9 Pre-Release 1, Minecraft 1.9 Pre-Release 3, Minecraft 1.9 Pre-Release 4, Minecraft 1.9, Minecraft 1.9.1 Pre-Release 3, Minecraft 1.9.1, Minecraft 1.9.2, Minecraft 1.9.4, Minecraft 16w20a, Minecraft 1.10, Minecraft 1.10.2, Minecraft 16w32a, Minecraft 16w32b, Minecraft 16w35a, Minecraft 1.11, Minecraft 16w50a, Minecraft 1.11.2, Minecraft 17w06a, Minecraft 17w16a, Minecraft 17w17b, Minecraft 17w18a, Minecraft 1.12 Pre-Release 2, Minecraft 1.12 Pre-Release 3, Minecraft 1.12 Pre-Release 5, Minecraft 1.12, Minecraft 1.12.1 Pre-Release 1, Minecraft 1.12.1
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Environment:

      Mac OS X 10.8.2 / OS X 10.11.4

      java version "1.7.0_04"
      Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_04-b21)
      Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.0-b21, mixed mode)

    • Confirmation Status:
      Confirmed

      Description

      I don't know if it's a general Java problem or just Minecraft, but the U.S. International Keyboard mapping is not fully supported. If I write in the chat/console some letters using dead keys, that doesn't always work depending on the dead key. I guess the problem comes from the fact that the U.S. Int. adds some weird dead keys to deal with some accents.

      Regular ones works :

      ê : combination of dead key ^ then e
      ñ : combination of dead key ~ then n

      Some non « conventional » doesn't work

      é : combination of dead key ' then e : Minecraft result : 'é
      è : combination of dead key ` then e : Minecraft result : `è

      But other non « conventional » works :

      ë : combination of dead key " then e : Minecraft result : ë

      These a just a few examples

      But I bet that's a Java issue I haven't try on Windows however.

      Update:
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      With previous versions but at least with launcher 1.3.4 and Minecraft 1.7.2, the dead keys are just not registered at all.

      Uptate 2:
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      It seems that every keyboard mapping with dead keys is affected.

      Uptate 3:
      =====
      The issue is for any Keyboard mapping using dead keys.

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                Reporter:
                zeccotine Leonov
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