Font locking of some Unicode characters fails

Roel van Dijk vandijk.roel at
Tue Jul 19 08:54:48 BST 2011

I tried

  (modify-syntax-entry ?ℤ "w" table)

in haskell-mode.el, but it has no effect. Strangely, when I do

  (modify-syntax-entry ?ℤ "_" table)

my ℤ's turn blue. So it has some effect.

2011/7/18 Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at>:
> The font lock machinery in emacs relies on syntax tables, which I don't
> think are fully populated from Unicode character tables.  See C-h f
> modify-syntax-entry RET for details.

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