Type accent marks in Wezterm on macOS
The tips from my previous post didn’t quite work
while writing the blog post using
But as much as I can guess, it is a feature of the terminal and not the editor itself. So no point searching “Accent marks in Helix” 😄
Turns out initially1 wezterm didn’t support accent mark without
('use_ime = true'), but since then it is enabled by default.
Yet, it didn’t work for me.
Turns out the bug2 is specific to left Opt/ALT key 😆
get it working with both left and right ALT key is to add the following to
send_composed_key_when_left_alt_is_pressed = true, send_composed_key_when_right_alt_is_pressed = true,
Tested. Works! 🎉
Dead keys not working on macOS ↩︎
Opt/LeftALT key not useable on OSX ↩︎