Input methods at the age of Unicode

Eli Zaretskii eliz at
Fri Jul 17 01:57:46 CDT 2015

> Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2015 23:59:24 +0100
> From: Richard Wordingham <richard.wordingham at>
> On Thu, 16 Jul 2015 19:33:34 +0300
> Eli Zaretskii <eliz at> wrote:
> > > One needs a good UTF-8 text editor as well.
> > Emacs is one possibility, of course.
> If you're prepared to cut and paste, it's easy to extend it own
> keyboards.

FWIW, I do that a lot, because the number of convenient input methods
in Emacs far outnumbers what I have on MS-Windows.  For example, if I
have to type Russian with no Russian keyboard available, the
cyrillic-translit input method is a life savior.

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