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Re: Font for PC graphics characters



On Mon, 08 May 2006 13:31:27 -0400, Stephen R Laniel wrote:

> On Mon, May 08, 2006 at 01:27:59PM -0400, T wrote:
>> which font is capable of showing the PC graphics characters (ie ascii art)? 
> 
> Well, if you want to display ASCII, then every font known to
> man, basically, will display it. So ASCII art isn't the
> trouble. It's probably characters that are outside of the
> ASCII range that are troubling you. 

Yes, exactly, those PC graphics characters/symbols.

> For that, you have to
> make sure that your locale is set properly, and that your
> terminal program is also using the right locale. If you need
> help in that direction, let us know.

I'm using xterm, and I've set my LANG=C...

I've read that 
-misc-fixed-medium-r-semicondensed--12-110-75-75-c-60-iso10646-1

have the symbols...

But still I am unable to view those PC graphics characters/symbols.

plz help

thanks





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