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[Freeciv-Dev] Re: (PR#15201) SDL client: unsupported letters

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Subject: [Freeciv-Dev] Re: (PR#15201) SDL client: unsupported letters
From: "Daniel Markstedt" <himasaram@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2006 18:03:32 -0800
Reply-to: bugs@xxxxxxxxxxx

<URL: >

2006-01-17 (火) の 17:12 -0800 に Jason Short さんは書きました:
> <URL: >
> Daniel Markstedt wrote:
> > <URL: >
> > 
> > The letter 'ě' is not supported by the SDL client (on an up-to-date
> > Ubuntulinux system) and current S2_1 as is (not) seen in attached
> > screen.
> > 
> > Other problematic letters I've come across includes 'ň' and 'ř' (all
> > Czech language)
> This is a fonts problem.  Freeciv comes with its own fonts:
> /data/fonts/VeraBd.ttf
> /data/fonts/Vera.ttf
> which I guess don't have symbols for those characters.  The solution is 
> to include better fonts or to find a way to hook into system fonts (not 
> idea how this would be done with SDL).
> -jason

Oh I see. And the GTK and Win32 clients just plug into system fonts

Anyway, then we have a bigger problem. Non-latin localizations won't
work at all in SDL client or other clients that use the default Freeciv

For example: This is what the main menu with the current Japanese
localization looks like.


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