Re: ISO-8859-1 completeness of kernel fonts?

From: Kurt Garloff (
Date: Tue Feb 27 2001 - 18:16:23 EST

On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 08:58:37PM +0100, Guest section DW wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 09:37:55AM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> > You're much better off designing a larger ISO-8859-1 font and load in in
> > user space. You can use the 12x22 font in the kernel as a base.
> kbd-1.05 comes with sun12x22.psfu, which essentially is the kernel font
> together with a unimap.

Note, that I also have a SuSE12x22 font, which is based on the Sun font,
some charcaters slightly changed and added lots of 8859-1 symbols.
Isn't it included in kbd-1.04 and later, Andries?

I also have a patch to make it available for the kernel ...


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