Re: [dwm] Font recomendation to get unicode in statusbar?

From: Szabolcs Nagy <>
Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2009 11:00:56 +0100

On 4/17/09, Preben Randhol <> wrote:
> Problem is that fixed font in xterm looks nice, but in the status bar
> it looks ugly for Greek language. the letters are both bold and italic.
> How do you define font[] ?

you are right greek looks ugly here as well
maybe the XCreateFontSet() + XmbDrawString() approach is not optimal
and XLoadQueryFont() + XDrawString16() should be used..
someone should figure out how fonts, encodings and locales work in X
Received on Sat Apr 18 2009 - 10:00:56 UTC

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