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Select new screen characters.
The set-display-characters command lets you alter the various
characters that Epsilon uses to construct its display. The command
displays a matrix of possible characters, and guides you through the
The first group specifies which graphic characters Epsilon should use
to draw window borders. It defines all the line-drawing characters
needed for drawing four different styles of borders, and all possible
intersections of these.
The next group specifies which characters Epsilon uses to display
various special characters like <Tab> or Control-E. For example,
Epsilon usually displays a control character with the
Set the appropriate character in this group to make Epsilon use a
different character. You can also make Epsilon display a special
character at the end of each line, or change the continuation
The following group defines the characters Epsilon uses to display
window scroll bars. Epsilon replaces the window's selected border
characters with characters from this group. The last group is for a
graphical mouse cursor, unused in the current version.
Customizing the Screen
Character Display (Primitives)
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