This section currently applies only to Microsoft Windows.
WoMan provides partial experimental support for special symbols,
initially only for MS-Windows and only for MS-Windows fonts. This
includes both non-ASCII characters from the main text font and use
of a separate symbol font. Later, support will be added for other font
bdf fonts) and for the X Window System. In Emacs
20.7, the current support works partially under Windows 9x but may not
work on any other platform.
nilthen WoMan may use non-ASCII characters from the default font. Default is
nilthen WoMan may use the symbol font. Default is
nil, mainly because it may change the line spacing (at least in NTEmacs 20).