Bug#508862: console-setup: There should be a way to load a second font
Anton Zinoviev, le Tue 16 Dec 2008 10:28:15 +0200, a écrit :
> On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 01:36:05AM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > With the kbd package it is possible to load several fonts so as to take
> > benefit of the 512 possible different glyphs. For instance, blind
> > people use this to load a braille font. This is not possible with
> > console-setup.
> Please give more info about this. Console-setup can load large fonts
> with 512 glyphs
I'm not talking about loading large fonts. I'm talking about loading
_two_ fonts, just like
setfont lat9w-08 brl-08
> Do you mean that in order to support blind people console-setup has to
> be able to load simultaneously two different fonts?
Yes, because else one would have to have a braillified version of each
and every font, which would be far from convenient. And braille is not
the only case. People could want to load both a cyrillic and a greek
font for instance.