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73215Issue 169 in vim: Character won't map: "–" (U+2013 , EN DASH)

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  • vim@...
    Sep 15, 2013
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      Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

      New issue 169 by reof...@...: Character won't map: "–" (U+2013, EN
      DASH)
      http://code.google.com/p/vim/issues/detail?id=169

      What steps will reproduce the problem?
      1. Define a key on your keyboard to produce "–", e.g. the Print-Key:
      xmodmap -e "keysym Print = endash"
      2. Run "vim -N -u NONE -U NONE -i NONE"
      3. :nmap – i
      4. Try to enter insert mode by pressing "–" (i.e. the remapped Print-Key
      from above).

      What is the expected output? What do you see instead?

      You should enter insert mode, instead nothing happens.

      What version of the product are you using? On what operating system?

      $ vim --version
      VIM - Vi IMproved 7.4 (2013 Aug 10, compiled Aug 13 2013 20:48:15)
      Compiled by Arch Linux
      Huge version with GTK2 GUI. Features included (+) or not (-):
      +arabic +file_in_path +mouse_sgr +tag_binary
      +autocmd +find_in_path -mouse_sysmouse +tag_old_static
      +balloon_eval +float +mouse_urxvt -tag_any_white
      +browse +folding +mouse_xterm -tcl
      ++builtin_terms -footer +multi_byte +terminfo
      +byte_offset +fork() +multi_lang +termresponse
      +cindent +gettext -mzscheme +textobjects
      +clientserver -hangul_input +netbeans_intg +title
      +clipboard +iconv +path_extra +toolbar
      +cmdline_compl +insert_expand +perl +user_commands
      +cmdline_hist +jumplist +persistent_undo +vertsplit
      +cmdline_info +keymap +postscript +virtualedit
      +comments +langmap +printer +visual
      +conceal +libcall +profile +visualextra
      +cryptv +linebreak +python +viminfo
      +cscope +lispindent -python3 +vreplace
      +cursorbind +listcmds +quickfix +wildignore
      +cursorshape +localmap +reltime +wildmenu
      +dialog_con_gui +lua +rightleft +windows
      +diff +menu +ruby +writebackup
      +digraphs +mksession +scrollbind +X11
      +dnd +modify_fname +signs -xfontset
      -ebcdic +mouse +smartindent +xim
      +emacs_tags +mouseshape -sniff +xsmp_interact
      +eval +mouse_dec +startuptime +xterm_clipboard
      +ex_extra +mouse_gpm +statusline -xterm_save
      +extra_search -mouse_jsbterm -sun_workshop
      +farsi +mouse_netterm +syntax
      system vimrc file: "/etc/vimrc"
      user vimrc file: "$HOME/.vimrc"
      2nd user vimrc file: "~/.vim/vimrc"
      user exrc file: "$HOME/.exrc"
      system gvimrc file: "/etc/gvimrc"
      user gvimrc file: "$HOME/.gvimrc"
      2nd user gvimrc file: "~/.vim/gvimrc"
      system menu file: "$VIMRUNTIME/menu.vim"
      fall-back for $VIM: "/usr/share/vim"
      Compilation: gcc -c -I. -Iproto -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -DFEAT_GUI_GTK -pthread
      -I/usr/include/gtk-2.0 -I/usr/lib/gtk-2.0/include -I/usr/include/pango-1.0
      -I/usr/include/atk-1.0 -I/usr/include/cairo -I/usr/include/pixman-1
      -I/usr/include/libdrm -I/usr/include/libpng16 -I/usr/include/gdk-pixbuf-2.0
      -I/usr/include/libpng16 -I/usr/include/pango-1.0 -I/usr/include/harfbuzz
      -I/usr/include/pango-1.0 -I/usr/include/glib-2.0
      -I/usr/lib/glib-2.0/include -I/usr/include/freetype2 -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2
      -I/usr/local/include -march=x86-64 -mtune=generic -O2 -pipe
      -fstack-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -U_FORTIFY_SOURCE
      -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=1
      Linking: gcc -L. -Wl,-O1,--sort-common,--as-needed,-z,relro
      -fstack-protector -rdynamic -Wl,-export-dynamic -Wl,-E
      -Wl,-rpath,/usr/lib/perl5/core_perl/CORE
      -Wl,-O1,--sort-common,--as-needed,-z,relro -L/usr/local/lib -Wl,--as-needed
      -o vim -lgtk-x11-2.0 -lgdk-x11-2.0 -lpangocairo-1.0 -latk-1.0 -lcairo
      -lgdk_pixbuf-2.0 -lgio-2.0 -lpangoft2-1.0 -lpango-1.0 -lgobject-2.0
      -lglib-2.0 -lfreetype -lfontconfig -lSM -lICE -lXt -lX11 -lXdmcp -lSM
      -lICE -lm -lncurses -lnsl -lacl -lattr -lgpm -ldl -L/usr/lib -llua
      -Wl,-E -Wl,-rpath,/usr/lib/perl5/core_perl/CORE
      -Wl,-O1,--sort-common,--as-needed,-z,relro -fstack-protector
      -L/usr/local/lib -L/usr/lib/perl5/core_perl/CORE -lperl -lnsl -ldl -lm
      -lcrypt -lutil -lpthread -lc -L/usr/lib/python2.7/config -lpython2.7
      -lpthread -ldl -lutil -lm -Xlinker -export-dynamic -lruby -lpthread -lrt
      -ldl -lcrypt -lm -L/usr/lib

      Please provide any additional information below.

      The problematic character is "–" (U+2013, "EN DASH").

      It does work, when the lefthandside of the mapping contains something else
      as the first character: "nmap 0– i" makes you enter insert mode when
      entering 0–.

      Mapping other unicode characters has always worked fine, e.g. "nmap ¿ i"
      makes ¿ enter insert mode.

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