If you are using VSCode on Ubuntu and your shell is Zsh (Oh-my-zsh) you can meet the problem with incorrect charectars display in VSCode terminal.
How to fix it?
- Download correct font for VSCode terminal from Meslo LG M Regular for Powerline.ttf
- Go to Downloads folder and install downloaded font (double-click on the font file and press install button in the font view dialog)
- Open VSCode and open settings (File -> Preferencies -> Settings or
Ctrl + ,)
terminal.integrated.fontFamilyoption and set it to
Meslo LG M for Powerline
- Setting will automatically saved and your terminal in VSCode now working as expected
That's it! Have fun!