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Greetings! Here some info:
Im using XFCE4

Tried changing font and it don’t fix issue.


Have a nice day!

Probably you need to install some nerd-fonts for optimal presentation. I myself dont use xfce but under Appearenceyou can set the font.


Happened me once when I had both nerd and awesome fonts installed. Removing other fixes it.

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I figured it out when and how it happened. It seems something (me or KDE system settings) completely create mess with my locales. Even bash giving an error:
bash: warning: setlocale: LC_CTYPE: cannot change locale (ru)
I’ve tried to make xfce using ru language and broke something :frowning:
About KDE settings: I was using plasme DE for a while and then I decided change it to xfce. I used KDE system setting to change language and something completely go wrong

have read here … " https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/Locale#Generating_locales "


Figured it out.
I had a config file in my home directory


And it content some mess and was overriding system locales! So i just deleted it and run

unset LANG
source /etc/profile.d/locale.sh

For everyone who will have same error follow this advice :sweat_smile:


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