Re: [dev][st][dwm] st UTF-8 works on Gnome, but not on DWM

From: Hadrien Lacour <>
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2022 17:39:59 +0000

On Tue, Apr 26, 2022 at 08:20:34AM -0500, Robert Winkler wrote:
> Getting closer: I tried the compiled st in different window managers
> (thanks for the hint to test the binary in different environments!).
> In Plasma, spectrwm, and dwm, UTF-8 of st does not work.
> But SURPRISE: in Gnome (Wayland, PoP OS! 22.04 LTS), it does!
> This means that the compiled st is working fine, but something strange
> is happening related to the environment. But what?
> Anyone has an idea, what could be the difference between Gnome and DWM
> with respect to the font encoding?

Compare the output of env in the two situations. Something I noticed in one of
your mails: you have en_US.UTF-8 in your locale output while here, on Gentoo, I
have en_US.utf8.
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