Powerline glyphs are included in the regular set. Patching is not necessary. Install and go.
No frills. No gimmicks.
Hack is hand groomed and optically balanced to be your go-to code face.
Type design features to improve legibility in the harsh conditions of the screen.
with a bit of personality
A libre typeface with generous licensing that permits modification & commercial use
Hack has deep roots in the libre, open source typeface community and includes the contributions of the Bitstream Vera & DejaVu projects.
The face has been re-designed with an expanded glyph set, modifications of the original glyph shapes, and meticulous attention to metrics.
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The punctuation characters were designed with a heavier semi-bold weight in the regular font and are set with wide sidebearings on the side adjacent to alphabetic characters. These design strategies emphasize these important analphabetic characters and make them more apparent (or less transparent) in your code.
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