[dev-context] bfm math bug?

Adam Lindsay atl at comp.lancs.ac.uk
Fri Feb 17 12:44:27 CET 2006

Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> Adam Lindsay wrote:
>> compare the following formulae with your favourite working bold math 
>> setup 
> Count me out. :(
> I get "\textfont6 is undefined" on the formula that is
> supposed to work, and a nice bold dotlessi (!) on the
> one that is not. (the third one has missing braces)
> But then, I only added \setupformulas[method=bold] to the
> example, nothing else.

okay, add this line too, which I believe is the only thing you need for 
enabling mixed bfmath in CM:
  \definetypeface [] [mm] [bfmath] [computer-modern] [computer-modern] 

> This appears to work reasonably well for me:
>   \startformula   % this works
>   \bfmath \sin{\frac{\pi}{2}}=\sqrt{2}
>   \stopformula

yup, I get it as all bold.
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