### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Wed, 17 Jun 2009, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: Dear gang, [mkiv only] What is the best available math font for use with Pagella/Palatino? The math fonts compatible with Palatino are px math and math paza ConTeXt only has support for px math. [Hint: it's not LM] I had to

### Re: [NTG-context] Problem with \digits

I am using mkiv beta (14-Jun-09) and the \digits command does not like the decimal point. Any suggestions? a lpeg grammar ? -- luigi I'm sorry, I don't understand. Does anybody else have this problem, or is it just me? Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

Is there an otf euler option? No. Also keep in mind that euler is no where close to being a complete math font. Mkii used a virtual font that took missing symbols from px math and cm. I have a local half baked support for Euler, which uses missing symbols from iwona. I can send the patch

### Re: [NTG-context] Problem with \digits

On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 10:06 AM, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: I am using mkiv beta (14-Jun-09) and the \digits command does not like the decimal point. Any suggestions? a lpeg grammar ? -- luigi I'm sorry, I don't understand. lpeg is parsing expression gramma , a tool

### Re: [NTG-context] Problem with \digits

On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 10:06 AM, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: I am using mkiv beta (14-Jun-09) and the \digits command does not like the decimal point. Any suggestions? a lpeg grammar ? -- luigi I'm sorry, I don't understand. lpeg is parsing expression gramma , a tool

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009, Johan Sandblom wrote: Is there an otf euler option? No. Also keep in mind that euler is no where close to being a complete math font. Mkii used a virtual font that took missing symbols from px math and cm. I have a local half baked support for Euler, which uses missing

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

Hi Aditya, On Thu, 18 Jun 2009 02:03:44 -0600, Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu wrote: The math fonts compatible with Palatino are px math and math paza ConTeXt only has support for px math. ok, good to know... [I rarely use math these past few years] [Hint: it's not LM] I had to roll

### Re: [NTG-context] Problem with fontdata.cache being set to no in font-def.lua

Yanrui Li wrote: 1. insert glue between Chinese glyph nodes for linebreak there is a mechanism for that already 2. reduce the spaces between Chinese punctuations this is on the todlist (once we have fonts and time) 3. process protruding of punctuations which appear in margin. this is

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009 02:03:44 -0600, Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu wrote: What is the best available math font for use with Pagella/Palatino? The math fonts compatible with Palatino are px math and math paza ConTeXt only has support for px math. Turns out that cambria is preset in mkiv

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: The easiest opiton is to use asana math, which is an otf math font based on px fonts. \starttypescript [math] [asana] [name] \definefontsynonym [MathRoman] [name:Asana-Math] [features=math\mathsizesuffix] \stoptypescript

### [NTG-context] Lots of problems in mkiv

I've recently started using mkiv because of the fonts, but I have found lots of things that don't work. The trouble is, I don't know if it's just me, or whether I need to go back to mkii until things settle down. Can someone, PLEASE, tell me if they get any of the following problems with mkiv

### [NTG-context] Example of passing unexpanded text between \startfoo ... \stopfoo into Lua?

Hi Hans and others, I've been searching the mailing list and source code for one or more examples of passing unexpanded text appearing between a \startfoo ... \stopfoo block into Lua, but without luck. Is there such an example you could point me to? A colleague and I are experimenting with

### Re: [NTG-context] Example of passing unexpanded text between \startfoo ... \stopfoo into Lua?

Am 18.06.2009 um 18:21 schrieb Kevin D. Robbins: Hi Hans and others, I've been searching the mailing list and source code for one or more examples of passing unexpanded text appearing between a \startfoo ... \stopfoo block into Lua, but without luck. Is there such an example you could

### Re: [NTG-context] Lots of problems in mkiv

2009/6/18, richard.steph...@converteam.com richard.steph...@converteam.com: I've recently started using mkiv because of the fonts, but I have found lots of things that don't work. The trouble is, I don't know if it's just me, or whether I need to go back to mkii until things settle down.

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009 10:06:07 -0600, Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu wrote: LuaTeX warning (file C:/ConTeXt/tex/texmf-project/fonts/data/asana/Asana-Math.otf): Type2 Charstring Parser: Unknown charstring operator: 0x00 !LuaTeX error (file

### [NTG-context] On creating my own fonts

I've been doing some searching on how to create my own fonts. If possible, I would like to be able to write my own program to at least draw glyphs, even if I have to resort to other tools to describe hinting, kerning and ligatures. My current knowledge is this. I read that OpenType fonts are

### Re: [NTG-context] Suggestion

On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 7:55 PM, Arun Devarundv...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, You can increase the popularity of ConTeXt by eliminating the need to install Perl and Ruby. MKIV does not dependent on Perl and Ruby. I think Hans has plan to convert the MKII scripts to Lua language. Anyway,

### Re: [NTG-context] math and palatino

On Thu, 18 Jun 2009, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: Basic greek should work in math. I cannot get the latest minimals right now (slow internet connection), but px math and lm math use the same code to generate virtual fonts, so px math should work in the latest minimals. Using the