Re: viewing farsi font in console

2005-12-11 Thread Behdad Esfahbod
On Sun, 11 Dec 2005, Behnam Esfahbod wrote: Mohsen Pahlevanzadeh wrote: Dear all, I need to my user see farsi fonts in console without running X. does ncursess library has capability of this function? No. The new Debian installer fancies a bidi capable NEWT+slang stack. No ncurses I'm

Re: viewing farsi font in console

2005-12-11 Thread Medi Montaseri
I remeber being able to do this on Unix/Linux long time ago...as far back as 1990sback then on SCO, ATT SVR4 x86 (386 PCs) and then Linux... See manpages on setfont(8) unicode_start(1) unicode_stop(1) loadunimap(8) And google for hebrew console...that community was on top of this issue and

Re: viewing farsi font in console

2005-12-11 Thread Behdad Esfahbod
On Sun, 11 Dec 2005, Medi Montaseri wrote: I remeber being able to do this on Unix/Linux long time ago...as far back as 1990sback then on SCO, ATT SVR4 x86 (386 PCs) and then Linux... See manpages on setfont(8) unicode_start(1) unicode_stop(1) loadunimap(8) Yeah, that's basically