Re: [NTG-context] Fonts in Mk IV -- \definefontalternative documentation?

2011-11-11 Thread Christian
of the ConTeXt manual but the \definefontalternative macro and the approach described here are not documented there. The approach below works for me if I adapt it to Adobe Garamond Premier Pro, but I am attempting to build a typescript for that handles optical weights, small caps, etc and I have

Re: [NTG-context] Fonts in Mk IV -- \definefontalternative documentation?

2011-11-11 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 11.11.2011 um 11:13 schrieb Christian: Hello and welcome to the world of ConTeXt! I was in you place about one year ago :) The best way to get started with fonts is probably the simplefonts module. I haven't used anything since I started and was able to do everything I wished for,

Re: [NTG-context] Fonts in Mk IV -- \definefontalternative documentation?

2011-11-11 Thread Christian
Hello and welcome to the world of ConTeXt! I was in you place about one year ago :) The best way to get started with fonts is probably the simplefonts module. I haven't used anything since I started and was able to do everything I wished for, so far. Peter wants to use a font with

[NTG-context] Fonts in Mk IV -- \definefontalternative documentation?

2011-11-10 Thread Peter Park Nelson
find it somewhere else? I have searched through the revised Fonts chapter of the ConTeXt manual but the \definefontalternative macro and the approach described here are not documented there. The approach below works for me if I adapt it to Adobe Garamond Premier Pro, but I am attempting to build

[NTG-context] \definefontalternative breaks font switches in math

2010-12-08 Thread Florian Wobbe
Dear typescript experts, in an earlier Email I reported, that the font switches did not work in math mode. E.g., $\bf a=\alpha$ $\bi a=\alpha$ did not display bold math. It turned out that this happens when I invoke \definefontalternative. Normaly \bf is defined like this: *\show\bf \bf

Re: [NTG-context] \definefontalternative breaks font switches in math

2010-12-08 Thread Hans Hagen
On 8-12-2010 9:18, Florian Wobbe wrote: Dear typescript experts, in an earlier Email I reported, that the font switches did not work in math mode. E.g., $\bf a=\alpha$ $\bi a=\alpha$ did not display bold math. It turned out that this happens when I invoke \definefontalternative. Normaly