Bug#278246: 278246 -- does not reproduce for me.
In both KDE (e.g. Konqueror, Kmail) and GNOME (e.g. gedit) applications
Cyrillic letters are displayed as double-width.
Ah, that was a long time ago that I had that problem. (But for me
mozilla used to have the problem too, not any more though)
I just tried again with gedit, and I cannot reproduce it.
When I run
I see a lovely gedit with Bulgarian (cyrillic) menu's.
When I run normally (With LANG=en_IN.UTF-8), but start typing
Bulgarian (cyrillic) text, the letters appear normally in the
Maybe you want to specify what versions of (possibly) affected
packages you are running?
$ dpkg -l gedit xserv\* xlibs konqueror|grep ^i
ii gedit 2.6.2-1 light-weight text editor
ii xserver-common 4.3.0.dfsg.1-4 files and utilities common to all X servers
ii xserver-xfree8 4.3.0.dfsg.1-4 the XFree86 X server
ii xlibs 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 X Window System client libraries metapackage
ii konqueror 3.2.2-1 KDE's advanced File Manager, Web Browser and
Also, when I use konqueror to vizit for http://www.news.bg, the
is displayed OK.