Subject: Re: Japanese fonts in Java?
To: Shigeki UNO <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/09/2005 00:31:30
On Fri, Jan 07, 2005 at 12:22:00AM +0900, Shigeki UNO wrote:
> Hubert Feyrer <> writes:
> | On Wed, 5 Jan 2005, Shigeki UNO wrote:
> | > (Assuming that you have already installed kochi
> | > font(pkgsrc/fonts/kochi-ttf) using pkgsrc.)
> | 
> | Can we enable these things in the java pkgs by default, somehow?
> | Depending on the font and editing a file or placing a symlink doesn't 
> | sound too expensive in exchange for working (jp) font support.
> Anyone want to try it?

Thanks for your how-to. I tried it with sun-jre14 to get
pkgsrc-wip/jgloss to display japanese fonts. It didn't really
work, but my guess is that it's jgloss' fault. Do you have
a suggestion for another java-app that I could use to test