[Scribus] Double byte fonts again

Peter Linnell scribusdocs
Sun Jan 18 23:32:53 CET 2004

On Sun, 2004-01-18 at 17:25, Vladimir Zborowski wrote:
> Hi all,
> I still have the same problem displaying chinese characters in Scribus.
> Apparently I can import the text properly in UTF-8 (the texts displays 
> fine in the story editor), but in the document itself, it's just blank 
> squares, as if the matching glyphs were not defined in the font. The 
> font (SimHei) seems to work fine though in OpenOffice.

Where could we get this font? Is it freely avaialble ?

>  I submited a 
> feature request for double byte font support, but apprently Scribus 
> already supports them. I'm very new to Linux, so it's probable that 
> there is something obious that I miss.

What are your locale settings ?

echo $LANG

> If anyone could tell me the points I have to check that would really 
> help. I'm using Scribus v1.1.4.


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