xterm, UTF-8, & U+2010 "hyphen"
manpages with strange or missing characters. For example, while
xtermsupports UTF-8, hyphens appear as boxes with Lucida Console. And with
â^’is sprinkled liberally in
Since the problem with Lucida Console and many other Windows fonts is
caused by the missing glyph at U+2010, you can overcome it by using
the Consolas font, a fixed pitch font for tty usage.
For example, your
.Xdefaults may contain the following for nice
xterm*vt100*background: black xterm*vt100*foreground: green xterm*vt100*faceName: Consolas xterm*vt100*faceSize: 18