[SM-Discuss] xorg-modular and fonts

David Kowis dkowis at shlrm.org
Wed Nov 8 12:44:58 EST 2006

sqweek wrote:
> On 11/1/06, B. A. S. <silverdrop9 at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I am using the xorg modular mentioned on the wiki and msttf.  For some reason
>> many characters do not show correctly (such as quotation marks that surround a
>> sentence...the beginning and end quotes and plus signs as well.)  I feel I am missing
>> something here or perhaps compiled some stray package with an option or lack
>> thereof that I should look into.  Does anyone have any ideas?
>  The problem is, msttf has crap for utf8 support. I thought it was
> gmails fault for ages until I went through its CSS and discovered
> "font-family: Arial;". Dispelled mstff and bampf, everything works.


Yay! No more silly symbols!

David Kowis

ISO Team Lead - www.sourcemage.org
SourceMage GNU/Linux

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