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Subject: Re: Re[2]: Different charsets, loadable fonts, unicode ....

Re: Re[2]: Different charsets, loadable fonts, unicode ....

From: Björn Stenberg <>
Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2002 13:45:53 +0200

Alex Gitelman wrote:
> I thought about it, but to support variable widths bunch of changes
> to firmware need to be done because most UI tasks are done
> through character positions.

Actually, we already have variable width support. Add the define LCD_PROPFONTS to your firmware/Makefile and you get it. I'd say 95% of everything works fine without special position handling. We really mostly use character positions Y position, not X.

Variable width is a major benifit, since it allows more information on screen. I definitely think your code should support it.

Received on 2002-07-14

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