adam's grump of the day: icons in fonts (was Re: web-assets-httpd stuck in limbo?)

Bruno Wolff III bruno at
Thu Jan 16 17:46:57 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 10:52:09 -0500,
   Matthias Clasen <mclasen at> wrote:
>We've been discussing this as an option for rendering symbolic icons in
>GTK+ too.

But hopefully you won't be claiming the character set is unicode and 
relying on a specific font containing glyphs for bogus code points.

People doing that kind of shennagins should be advertising a custom 
character set when doing that.

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