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ASCII characters and LINUX

Posted on 1998-03-18
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Does anybody know how to type an ASCII character which is not on the keyboard,  in LINUX?
In Windows you can type ALT+137 for ASCII code 137, how do you do it in LINUX?
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by:luteijn
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Where do you want to type that character?

in vi you could use ^KcO to type the copyright character,
or ^K'e for an accented e (:help digraphs)
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Sorry, yes, your comment still was enough for an answer thanks.
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