[dev-context] little unharmful bug in \showfont & using \iffontchar in \definecharacter

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Jan 25 13:19:40 CET 2006

Mojca Miklavec wrote:

>I didn't know that it would slow down the process that much, but I
>could imagine that people who want to use "empty" fonts would
>sacrifice those couple of optional seconds to get better results (an
>additional \ifuserwanttodothatelse would probably slow down the
>process as well :). However, I don't know how to do that anyway, so I
>would redefine those commands manually in that case (already happened
>a couple of times, although at first I had no idea what to do).
tests can be made fast (enough) but we need to keep in mind that definitions of characters have to (fully) expand differently depending on the circumstances

so testing a combination of 


is doable but needs some thinking 


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