July 27, 2013 at 9:04 pm #26824
I would like to use some of the icons that are in the Entypo font, but not included in the Theme. (For ex: 🔿 = paper airplane)
The missing icons are included in entypo-fontello-charmap-unmod.php, but commented out. I tried (1.) renaming “…charmap-unmod.php” to “…charmap.php” and un-commenting the missing icons; AND (2.) replacing the 4 entypo-fontello font files (.eot, .svg, .ttf, .woff) with 4 fresh files, downloaded from entypo.com (which are version 2, and should have the full character set). I re-named these font files from “entypo.woff” to “entypo-fontello.woff (etc.) to match the theme’s code.
This did not work. The missing icons did not show an icon in the shortcode & layout editors, though they did show a little box with tiny letters in it, just not the proper icon. When I tried selecting that, I only got the little box – not the proper icon. (All the original icons still showed up fine — but the missing ones just added little boxes.)
I tried just using plain HTML like this:
But the HTML didn’t work either
— Firefox did not show the proper icon, only the missing-icon box with tiny letters
— Chrome showed the proper icons, but ALL the entypo icons became very tiny — even the search-form icon.
Is there a simple way of un-commenting all the missing icons from entypo-fontello-charmap-unmod.php, and getting access to the full character set of Entypo?
I am using a Child Theme, so I’d prefer to make changes via the Child Theme’s css, function.php, or template files like header.php, if possible.July 29, 2013 at 6:51 am #131754
Afaik this is not easily possible because these icons are probably missing in the font file but I’ll mark this thread for Kriesi.
PeterAugust 5, 2013 at 1:36 pm #131755
currently unfortunately not possible. If the icons would work cross browser I wouldnt have removed them in the first place from the charmap, but for a reason I don’t know some of the icons simply wont display properly.
I am planning to rewrite the icon-system so its easier to add your own iconfont but this is a major undertaking and I cant provide and ETA yet…August 6, 2013 at 1:42 am #131756
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