Why doesn't Tweet unicode show in my browser?


(Louis Rossouw) #1

This just popped into my feed in twitter (retweeded by codinghorror I believe). Not sure if it should be better displayed on discourse?

This is how it should look:


(Louis Rossouw) #2

I’m using Chrome and this is what I see in case it’s just me.


(Jeff Atwood) #3

It’s just you. On Windows 10 (latest updates) and chrome latest, I see


(Louis Rossouw) #4

Win 7 here on this machine probably explains it then. Thanks.


(Eli the Bearded) #5

Installing the latest version of Symbola is all that is needed under Linux:

http://users.teilar.gr/~g1951d/

(Typically Linux fonts can be installed in a lot of locations, but ~/.fonts/ is easiest.)

Symbola is a ttf format font, and should work under Windows, too.


(Louis Rossouw) #6

Checked in on my Ubuntu machine and works as is. Can be closed.


(RΓ©gis Hanol) #7

(Sam Saffron) #8

We could pass the oneboxer html through the emoji remapper.