Re: [dev] [st] fonts and diacriticals

From: Nick <>
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2012 15:58:55 +0100

Morning Peter,

st-0.2.1 works fine for simple diacritics (such as those in your
email signature), at least with font:

I'd guess it's the default x / st font settings working against you.
I know that isn't much of an answer.

Why have you moved off the xft branch? I've been working with rather
more complex characters than accented latin, and st-xft has been a


On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 10:47:39AM -0400, Peter Hartman wrote:
> Comrades:
> I recently moved to Quebec and now need accents and all that fun
> stuff. I also recently moved off the xft branch of st and to the
> standing tip, and I've noticed that I can't for the life of me get
> diacriticals to display. They display fine in dwm and dmenu, urxvt,
> and xft version of st. So, what am I missing? My config.h is
> config.def.h. Considering the manpage contains an accent in the name
> of the author, I'm guessing it is ME and not ST.
> Peter
> --
> sic dicit magister P
> Université du Québec à Montréal / Loyola University Chicago
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