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Re: how can Euro symbol be displayed under X [4.0.3]?

On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 02:09:57PM -0400, Alan Shutko wrote:
> "John H. Robinson, IV" <jhriv@ucsd.edu> writes:
> > it depends upon the font that you use. the latin-9 font contains the
> > sideways quake two symbol, ¤, (some fonts will show that as a o with
> > four little tick marks on it)
> Your Content-Type was "
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1
> so _everyone_ should be showing it as the "o with four little tick
> marks".  (What a weird character... it has to have a name, right?)

nope.  your content-type was the same; and i opened it up in two
different rxvt's  one (the smaller one) spawned like this:

% rxvt -fn  -misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--18-120-100-100-c-90-iso8859-15 -name jhriv

the other using whatever font is the default 

you can see the differences for yourself at:

http://sbih.org/jaqque/img/euro.png (jpeg also available, though it is


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