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Subject: Re: Translations and players
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (
Date: 2002-09-22

On Sun, 22 Sep 2002 21:02:17 +0200, Björn Stenberg wrote:
> It's a good start, but unfortunately it's not quite enough.
> We already use several custom chars for icons (folder, mp3, m3u
> etc) and some chars need 8 if not more chars for their national
> "special" chars.

There are only two custom chars used at a time for the icons.

> What we really need is a clever system to handle the whole screen,
> dynamically allocating custom chars for the special chars
> displayed. (And gracefully fall back to the closest similar ascii
> char if no custom chars are free.)

Yup, that's the way to go.


Linus Nielsen Feltzing, on 2002-09-22

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