On Fri, 28 May 2010 23:25:17 +0900, Caleb Clausen wrote:

> On 5/28/10, Robert Klemme <shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:
>> 2010/5/28 Caleb Clausen <vikkous / gmail.com>:
>>> I am with Piyush on the question of how you type these things, tho. My
>>> keyboard only has ascii on it. I'm putting off adopting unicode until
>>> a unicode keyboard is available.
>>
>> You'll need a new desk then, too - and probably a set of arm
>> extensions. :-)
> 
> I meant it as mostly a joke, but I really do want a unicode keyboard if
> one could possibly exist.
> 
> I'd be satisfied if my unicode keyboard left off chinese, japanese,
> korean, and vietnamese glyphs, since I'm very unlikely to use those.
> That should reduce the size of the keyboard by about 3/4. I'd still need
> several new desks, tho. :-/

I think an optimus maximus keyboard would be what you want. Set the 10 
keys on the left as modifiers to switch between different langauges.

--Ken



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Chanoch (Ken) Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.
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