Bug#202111: xterm: Xterm does not display the letter 'k'
On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 03:10:10PM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> tag 202111 + moreinfo
> On Sun, Jul 20, 2003 at 07:39:18AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> > On Sat, Jul 19, 2003 at 10:34:22PM +0200, Hans van Dok wrote:
> > > Xterm does not display the lowercase letter 'k'.
> > > I'm running sarge, and the nvidia X driver. (the vesa driver does
> > > not seem to work with my ASUS GeForce FX 5600 card.)
> > >
> > > Other applications, like emacs, Aterm and Eterm display the 'k'
> > > just fine.
> > >
> > > I use version 1.0-4349 of the nvidia driver.
> > >
> > > If you need more information, please contact me.
> > This bug report seems bizarre in the extreme to me.
> > Can you use xwd to get an X Window Dump of an affected xterm, then
> > convert the .xwd to a PNG file and place it on the web somwhere?
> > Once you have done that, please mail this bug with the URL.
> If you do not provide more information soon, I will have to close this
A friend of mine pointed out that the Debian package I installed xterm from
had the wrong MD-sum (although admittedly I am unsure what that is.) After
re-installing the package it did work fine.
My apologies for not checking this beforehand, and thank you very kindly for
You kill me so courteously.
---Lois McMaster Bujold, _Memory_ (1996) ch. 6