Font question

Henrique Pinto stampede at
Wed Nov 5 23:30:17 GMT 2003

On Wednesday 05 November 2003 17:15, Eugene Nine wrote:
> I'm not sure if this is KDE specific or not, I have some old documents
> that were written with DOS Edit and have higher ASCII symbols in them. 
> I'm trying to open them with Kwrite or Kword but need a Font with the
> higher ASCII symbols.  I seem to remember I either found one in Windows
> to do this or edited one myself copying the symbols from a symbol font
> over to a regular font but in the appripriate ASCII values.  Is there a
> font I can use with KDE/Linux to get these symbols without re editing my
> docuement?

Unfortunately, I don't have a solution for your problem.

However, there may be a workaround. Programs such as recode can convert 
your files from their current encoding into something readable everywhere, 
such as unicode. Have you tried that?

	Henrique Pinto
	stampede at

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