[Konsole-devel] [Bug 89927] Most fonts provided for konsole don't have all required Unicode characters
robertknight at gmail.com
Thu Jul 26 05:30:59 UTC 2007
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------- Additional Comments From robertknight gmail com 2007-07-26 07:30 -------
> I thought (and still think) that for newbyes
> it's not obvious that the fact that "strange" characters are not
> shown on the console is due to a font issue
Konsole uses the system mono-space font by default (or at least, it definitely does in KDE 4, I'm not sure about KDE 3), which is very likely to be from the Deja Vu family on a modern desktop.
So, in summary, I would expect Konsole to be using the DVS Mono or BVS Mono font on most desktops by default which I believe have the required characters.
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