some nit-picky stuff

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 17:26:53 PDT 2006


Allard Welter wrote:
> On Tuesday 22 August 2006 20:35, Dan Nicholson wrote:
>> On 8/21/06, Allard Welter <allard at quicknet.nl> wrote:
>>> Need more than just the two TTF in /usr/share/font as these don't
>>> include symbols. Try browsing maths page in wiki for instance.
>> Allard, could you point me to the specific page? I want to see if the
>> fonts I have installed provide the symbols.
> 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vector_space
> 
> The arrows, element signs etc. came up as cute little blocks with 
> numbers in them. As a physics student I'm probably a little biased, it 
> was kind of as an illustration.

It is rendered correctly for me.

> [...]
> 
>> please read this page first.
>>
>> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/x/x-setup.html#fonts

I have the DejaVu fonts installed and I think they are the ones that
provide the symbols.

  -- Bruce



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