[NTG-context] How to display these characters

Henning Hraban Ramm texml at fiee.net
Fri Aug 5 20:13:44 CEST 2022


Am 05.08.22 um 20:07 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context:
> juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context schrieb am 05.08.2022 um 19:04:
>> \starttyping
>> foo
>> └── bar
>>     ├── baz
>>     │   └── index.html
>>     └── index.html
>>
>> \stoptyping
>>
>> The source code is generated with the linux command "tree".

>> I guess that I could define a fallbackfont. Do anyone know the unicode 
>> range that should be covered and the font that has these characters?
> 
> You need box drawing [1] characters.
> 
> When you need fonts with a wide range of character the Noto [2] family 
> is a good choice.

Yes, also e.g. Segoe UI Symbols, Apple Symbols, Symbola, Droid Sans 
Fallback.

I recently had the same problem and was wondering if there isn’t a 
Metapost module for directory trees?

Hraban



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