Subject RE: [firebird-support] Cyrillic Font
Author Chad Z. Hower
:: Not quite so. There is a couple of chars with different capital
:: outline. They are E(e) and Ё(ё). The latter is completely unused
:: currently.

Aah yes - 1-2 exceptions. But as you say, they are usually sacrificed. :)

:: Anyway, any russian capital letter can fit to 5x7 matrix
:: (and small
:: letter fit to 5x5 with a couple of exceptions) though some of them
:: will look strange and ugly (but recognizable).

Id term it a bit different - they are "unusual" but certainly not difficult
to read in any way an in fact people are used to such here in the railway
stations and airports. In fact many of them have stuff from 1960's or prior
with missing dots and other - so it becomes even more fun. :)