Re: aterm line art?

Stelios Bounanos (
Wed, 19 Dec 2001 20:10:01 +0000

On Wed, Dec 19, 2001 at 08:28:22AM -0500, Sean Dague 
 <> was rumoured to have said:

> I use mutt for all my email, and try to use aterm for all my terminals.  The
> issue is, mutt does this really nice threading using "line art" (for lack of
> the real term) characters to show how messages are related.  In my aterm all
> I get is nasty blocks (denoting unrenderable character).

If you mean the arrows that denote threads, then these work fine here,
with aterm 0.4.2 from debian unstable. Sure it's not a font/locale
issue? Does `` LC_ALL=C aterm -fn fixed '' work?

> Is there any easy way to get the line art to render right in aterm.  It
> works fine on a generic xterm, but aterms are so much nicer.
> Thanks in advance,
> 	-Sean 



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