[CentOS] Extended characters not working on CentOS

Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams ivazqueznet at gmail.com
Wed Jul 30 03:22:17 UTC 2008


On Tue, 2008-07-29 at 13:49 -0700, MHR wrote:
> A friend of mine here at work pointed me at this web page
> www.fhlcell.org where there are a lot of Chinese characters on the
> page.
> 
> Interestingly enough, on my CentOS 5.2 system, with both Seamoneky
> 1.1.11 and Firefox 3.0, we were unable to get the characters to
> display properly (they showed up as the little four number boxes
> instead).

The numbered boxes mean that fontconfig was unable to find a font that
provided that glyph.

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Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ivazqueznet at gmail.com>

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