Re: combining/fullwidth support for xterm

From: Frank da Cruz (
Date: Wed Aug 18 1999 - 10:50:12 EDT

> ... two bracket pairs are needed
> <widefont>FAX</widefont>
> <narrowfont>to code or not to code, that is the question</narrowfont>
> because often whether wide or narrow is used will not be left to the
> context (set by one of the three shifts sequences) but people will want
> to determine it explicitely.
By the way, the VT100 and above do include escape sequences to switch
between wide and "normal" fonts. However, they can't be used here because
they work per line, not per character (in case anybody was thinking of
using them).

- Frank

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