On 2003-01-01 00:34, Danny Horne <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >> I find holding down 'Alt' & typing in the number of the character works
> >> for me (though I don't use Pine or Mutt).
> >
> > Didn't wok for me in pine or nedit, although this may be charset
> > dependent. Which apps does this work for you in? xterm?
>
> I don't use any Unix / Linux MUA's, it works for me in Squirrelmail (webmail
> app) & Outlook Express.
>
> Just tried it in the Joe text editor & it works fine on standard ASCII
> characters, but produces unpredictable results trying to use extended ones.

That's probably because joe(1) shows ASCII characters 128-255 in its
own special way when you don't fire it up with the -asis option.
Running it with `joe -asis' or enabling the same option in your .joerc
file should work fine.

- Giorgos


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