Re: [wmii] UTF-8 text issue in wmii-3.6

From: Thomas Gallen <>
Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2008 22:24:01 -0400

My circumstances were very similar to yours, however I was updating a
lot of software at the time so I couldn't confidently say it was WMII
alone causing it.


On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 03:02:57AM +0200, Tobias Brandt wrote:
> Thomas Gallen schrieb:
>> Yeah...this is unfortunately still around... As a fellow user of foreign
>> languages with WMII, I'm going to guess the problem you're refering to
>> is this:
>> I've been messing with fonts for a while hoping that maybe it was me
>> that caused this, but I guess I should have read back even further into
>> the mailing list archives as I missed your posts.
>> Thomas
> Yes, that's the problem. The strange thing is, that the version I used
> before (3.5.1) displayed japanese just fine. Also, the same font I use in
> the status bar works perfectly in a terminal. So it's definitely not a font
> issue. Some changes between 3.5.1 and the snapshot I use now must have
> caused this, but I do not know enough about coding to find it myself.
> --
> Tobias Brandt
Received on Sun Jul 27 2008 - 02:24:01 UTC

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