The default font used in emacs doesn't show the euro sign correctly.
Well, it uses something that looks *somewhat* like an euro sign but definitely
Forgot: I'm using LANG=de_AT@euro
Regading that *somewhat* euro:
I checked again, it is the euro currency symbol, although very ugly ... will
file a bug in XFree86-ISO8859-15-75dpi-fonts for that one.