Re: BMP chars lacking fonts

On Mon, 15 Sep 2003, Roozbeh Pournader wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-08-23 at 03:12, Owen Taylor wrote:
> > And what's magical about the BMP? I have every confidence that
> > Pango-1.4 will be able to properly handle non-BMP characters fine -

> If only there was a standard for non-BMP bitmap fonts...

  Why do we need that if you meant X11 core fonts for non-BMP?
I think it's planned that X11 backend would be dropped sometime
in the future. With Xft and FT2 backends, we don't have to worry
about 'dreadful mess' of XLFD's any more.


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