Re: [dev] UTF8 text in wmii

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 15:43:41 -0400

On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 09:09:34PM +0200, Yuval Hager wrote:
>> Unfortunately, Xlib has rather atrocious font support. Your best
>> bet is to use Xft:
>> wmiir xwrite /ctl font xft:terminus-10
>This doesn't work for me, with wmii-3.6.
>It does work with wmii-hg, but I can't get ruby-wmii to work with it for
>some reason yet (haven't tried rumai yet either)

wmii 3.6 didn't have Xft support, and ruby-wmii doesn't support
wmii-hg. I recommend Rumai (and Suraj's wmiirc) if you want to
use Ruby.

Kris Maglione
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other 90% of the development time.
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