Re: [PATCH] mailinfo: support Unicode scissors
- Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2019 23:54:44 +0200
- From: Andrei Rybak <rybak.a.v@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] mailinfo: support Unicode scissors
On Mon, 1 Apr 2019 16:27:02 +0700, Duy Nguyen wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 1, 2019 at 5:03 AM Andrei Rybak <rybak.a.v@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Support UTF-8 encoding of '✂' in function is_scissors_line, for 'git am
>> --scissors' to be able to cut at Unicode perforation lines in emails.
>> Note, that Unicode character '✂' is three bytes in UTF-8 encoding.
> On top of what was already said in this thread. For some reason (bad
> font?) these scissors are drawn cutting _down_ for me instead of left
> or right. It looks a bit strange.
This might be an indication that the font used is rendering the
symbol as an emoji. Most scissors in emoji fonts are vertical: