Choosing appropriate keymaps and fonts
sysadm.taipan67 at btinternet.com
Sun Sep 16 04:37:13 PDT 2007
Matthew Burgess wrote:
> How does one go about choosing the correct keymaps and fonts for their system? I've read over chapter07/console.html several times but still have a couple of questions.
> What I'm trying to do is configure a system to have a UK keymap and have a UTF-8 capable console.
This is what i have at the moment to achieve the same objective :-
The 'euro2' thing still doesn't generate a Euro symbol, so that needs
work. I also chose iso-8859-15 instead of iso-8859-1 in the hope of
getting said Euro-symbol...
Ken Moffat has composed a 'uk-utf8' keymap, but the download link
doesn't seem to work - Ken, is there any chance of another attempt to
make this available?
> Similarly, for fonts, how do I determine which ones are UTF-8 capable and what flags I need to pass to setfont, via the FONT variable, so that it will display correctly?
As Alexander said, fonts with a 'psfu' suffix are supposed to be
Hope that helps, taipan
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