Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 236803
kdebase: Some UTF-8 chars not showing up in konsole
Last modified: 2008-03-28 08:20:34 EDT
Description of problem:
Ｉ ｂｅｔ ｉｔ ｄｏｅｓｎ’ｔ ｄｏ ＵＴＦ－８
The above text does not show up properly in konsole with limited default fonts
Seems installing VLGothic-fonts fixes the issue with konsole, however both xterm
and gnome-terminal display the above text properly without VLGothic-fonts installed.
for some reason ™ does not show up in konsole, but shows up fine with
gnome-terminal and xterm.
The characters 〈 and 〉 do not show up in konsole either.
I can confirm that I have the same problem with konsole on F7
(kdebase-3.5.6-12.fc7) but I think that this issue isn't related to
VLGothic-fonts (20070328-1.fc7 installed here), because, anyway, I have the same
Than, any ideas here? I'm at a complete loss.
could you please attach the text file or tell me how i cann reproduce this
All you have to do in order to reproduce it is simply copy & paste the text in
comments above into a konsole....
i cannot reproduce this problem on my test machine. It works fine for me.
Here's the screenshot. It seems either font setting problem or missing fonts.
There's a list of font packages installed on my test machine:
pm -qa | grep font
could you please install missing font packages and try again? Thanks
Created attachment 158331 [details]
Remove fonts-japanese and test again. You will see that it does not work in
konsole and does work with gnome-terminal and xterm after you remove the
NOTE: The characters mentioned in comments #2 and #3 will not work in konsole
regardless of japanese (or VLGothic) fonts installed. These characters work
fine in xterm and gnome-terminal.
Er, that should be comments #1 and #2, (not 2&3).
it's a font rendering issue in qt. reassign to correct component
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^^ This text fails for me in firefox, gnome-terminal and konsole. However
displays fine with xterm.
Is this still happening?
I just see a bunch of ?'s in the description and comments above.
Could you attach the text that is not displaying as utf-8 file?
Created attachment 216481 [details]
Example Characters that do not show up in Konsole
This attachment shows some sample characters which display perfectly within
gnome-terminal and xterm, but which do not show up properly using konsole.
I think more information is needed: like your locale and list of fonts installed.
Does it still happen for you with kde4/qt4?
Created attachment 296986 [details]
The konsole could display the above text. However, firefox has problem on
displaying the first text. When I highlighted such text, it could be displayed
i cannot reproduce this problem in current rawhide anymore with or without