I have a hate/tolerate relationship with so-called “programmer’s fonts”. Let me count the ways they suck, in no particular order:
00is staring at you; Hack takes this one step further, for an Eye-Of-Sauron effect).
-not same length as
For a long time, I’ve been using Anonymous
hand-edited to fix its centerline problem, but the new winner is
Office Code Pro, which
suffers only from a slightly-twee
%, a slightly-italic
*, and an ever-so-slight centerline offset for braces,
parens, and the v-bar (most easily seen in the
It is hands-down the cleanest, most usable fixed-width font I’ve ever found, fixing almost every problem with its parent, Adobe’s free Source Code Pro. Pity the repo just has the compiled fonts rather than the source diffs, because I’d love to fork it and fix those last few niggling flaws.
Markdown formatting and simple HTML accepted.
Sometimes you have to double-click to enter text in the form (interaction between Isso and Bootstrap?). Tab is more reliable.