The title above is rendered incorrectly in Ubuntu 12.04 as:

switched glyphs

The unicode title identifications are correct for the codes but the symbols are switched. EOT ␄ is the same as control-D but unfortunately the wrong symbol is used. (likewise ENQ ␅ control-E)


AU Favicon AskUbuntu:

CuriosWikipedia Favicon - interesting asides:

          SU Favicon SuperUser:

Enquiry symbol

Enquiry symbol

End of Transmission symbol

End of Transmission symbol

Also the u+240e glyph is wrong for Shift Out, SO, ^N, u+000e

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Can these be easily fixed?

  • Jai: TQ for edit to show images to compare with en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ASCII#ASCII_control_code_chart – george rowell Mar 3 '13 at 16:56
  • @georgerowell Please make sure you're logged in with the same user account you used when you posted the question. This will also make it so your edits are applied immediately, rather than having to go through a review process. If you want to get your user accounts merged, follow the guidelines given here – Aditya Mar 12 '13 at 18:38
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    Report it as a bug on the Ubuntu Font. – maco Apr 10 '13 at 16:17

This has been fixed in more recent versions of Ubuntu, and was reported in this bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/fonts-freefont/+bug/1070669

I doubt it's severe enough to be considered for a "Stable Release Update", so you'll probably just have to live with it until you can upgrade: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/StableReleaseUpdates

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