Re: [dev] st: Font problem

From: Aurélien Aptel <>
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2012 23:17:47 +0100

On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 7:15 PM, François Chaix <> wrote:
> I would like to report and ask for help about a problem I have
> executing st.
> I get this message :
> ---
> ego_AT_Bidule:~$ ./compil/suckless/st-0.1.1/st
> st: missing fontset: ISO10646-1
> st: missing fontset: JISX0201.1976-0
> st: missing fontset: GB2312.1980-0
> <snip>

I think as long as you have ISO10646-1 of your font (which is utf8
basically) you can ignore those "missing xxx fontset" messages. That
being said, I hate this xfont system and I don't know much about it: I
just got it (barely) working.

> I tested to configure st with
> #define FONT "-*-terminus-medium-r-*-*-8-*-*-*-*-*-*-*"
> witch is the font I use in dwm (and it works, dwm find the font).
> Same output error.

See Eckehard's post.

> I am sorry if my question is a litle noob-like, but I am one…
> I am also sorry for my possible bad english: it is not my native
> language.

T'embêtes pas avec ça ;)
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