accent marks, keyboard etc (newbie)

Dave Peticolas
Sun, 06 May 2001 01:04:44 -0700

webmaster SINAFRESP NET writes:
> Greetings,
> I just installed GNUCASH on RH7.
> The portuguese version shows a strange behavior: accent marks on the dialogs 
> look weird, and it doesn't accept accent marks (cedilla, grave, acute etc, as
>  input).

What version of gnucash and gtk+ are you using? Have you upgraded your
gtk+ from another source?

> Is there any special procedure to set this up on gnucash?
> I tried to change the keyboard (104 US-International) using xkeycaps, but did
> n't succeed. Is the problem on Gnome or X?
> Maybe someone can tell me how to get the accent marks correctly on GNOME (or 
> XFree86) using this keyboard...

Make sure you run gnucash with the LANG environment variable set as:

export LANG=pt_BR