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My Ubuntu 13.04 terminal renders Unicode Indic fonts incorrectly, but they are rendered correctly in Firefox, gedit, Chrome etc. How can I fix this?

Works fine in: Firefox, Chrome, Gedit, Open Office


Not working in: Terminal

Not Working

UPDATE : Here is the screenshot from my desktop showing the telugu font rendering in various applications (including my sample pygame example) note : pygame unicode, console renders wrong and same but rest of the apps correct


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It could be that the space is rendered fixed width font in terminal, but differently in the other programmes. As far as correcting it, sorry, I have no idea, unless you can find a narrow space and assign it to the spacebar. –  SimplySimon Jun 28 '13 at 19:28
I just copy pasted it; and not only the space, the half letters(Votthulu) are not rendered properly. –  Sridher Jun 28 '13 at 19:49
have you tried uninstalling the font and reinstalling it again, it could be corrupted, but I would expect worse results if this were the case. –  SimplySimon Jun 29 '13 at 8:55
the other thing I would suggest is try downloading the font and installing it again (? salrc.uchicago.edu/resources/fonts/available/telugu ?) –  SimplySimon Jun 29 '13 at 9:01
@SimplySimon i tried system default fonts first then i tried these fonts link –  Sridher Jun 29 '13 at 15:01
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