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Re: Lack of CJK /Full width symbols fonts


Hi Rigo-

Yes, we can add the additional symbols.  I still need to regenerate the CJK
symbols to be wider and I'm happy to work to add symbols as well.  Can you
please open an issue at GitLab for this?  This will help me to track the
remaining issues.


On Fri, Oct 23, 2020 at 3:15 AM RigoLigo RLC <rigoligo03@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi,
> I have just discovered that KiCad has got Chinese characters included in
> the newstroke fonts, but no symbols, therefore a Chinese user must switch
> to English mode to enter symbols and punctuations.
> U+3000~303F and U+FF00~FFEF are where those symbols are located. I'm
> wondering if those symbols can be added to the fonts in the same way as the
> Chinese characters, despite v6 is already at feature freeze (this really
> annoys Chinese users though).
> Regards,
> Rigo
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