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Re: Re: Missing charsets in String to FontSet conversion
- From: Ryan Johnson <ryanjohn at ece dot cmu dot edu>
- Cc: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2010 23:20:16 +0200
- Subject: Re: Re: Missing charsets in String to FontSet conversion
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On 8:59 PM, Jon TURNEY wrote:
On 03/08/2010 16:21, Ryan Johnson wrote:
As I mentioned before, I'd seen references to those fonts but wasn't
would actually help me. I just installed them and, sure enough,
some (fewer?) missing charsets.
The delay dropped to only 2-3 seconds now though, so I guess that
there a way to diagnose which fonts/charsets are still missing?
You could write a small test application which calls XCreateFontSet()
with the base font of "*" and reports the list of missing charsets
It also seems that twm reports these problems in a slightly more
useful fashion than libXt (saying "font for charset <charset> is
lacking"), so running that (against an X server not started in
multiwindow mode) might serve just as well.
Fortunately (for me, not for the bug hunt) I picked up the newer version
of xterm at some point, which set the menu locale to "C" and ended the
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