Simon Strandgaard <neoneye / adslhome.dk> wrote:

> Does any applications output bytes in the C1 area?

most do not (for Linux).

> Can I safely assume that none is doing so?

reasonably safe.  A real vt220 would respond to control characters there,
but the feature should be inactive in UTF-8 mode.

> I wasn't able to compile xterm with freetype support, but
> I have freetype installed.

> It seems as a problem with freetype.. 

It seems that freetype has many slightly-incompatible versions.  (I'll
check over this to see if I can see where I might fix my test-script).

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