[pygtk] Greek letter delta using Pango markup?

Tony Nelson tonynelson at georgeanelson.com
Wed Aug 16 01:40:09 WST 2006

At 10:54 AM -0500 8/15/06, skip at pobox.com wrote:
>    Brian> From a gnome desktop, Acessories=>Charachter Map, select greek,
>    Brian> then drag and drop the character into the label field of the
>    Brian> widget propeties dialog.
>That worked, sort of.  I can drag and drop the character into the label,
>however all it displays (in both Glade and the application) is a box with
>the Unicode code point for the character:
>    0 3
>    9 4
>arranged as shown.  This is true even if I run Glade with LC_CTYPE set to
>utf8.  I also tried entering the decimal entity reference "Δ".  It
>still displayed the boxed Unicode value.

That means the character is not present in the font being used.  Try a
different font.  Try the font you want in the Character Map.
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