[NTG-context] storm font

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Apr 12 19:44:54 CEST 2005


Adam Lindsay wrote:
> Vit Zyka said this at Tue, 12 Apr 2005 14:27:24 +0200:
> 
> 
>>Next (t-type-***.tex) at the evening.
> 
> 
> Okay, I noticed a second thing, in the [serif][cond][size] and other
> [size] typescripts: you define things like \tfc with the intention of
> "typeface-condensed". This will interfere with people who rely on the
> conventional interpretation of "typeface-at-size-C".
> 
> That's one of the things that make this tricky territory. I'm not
> satisfied with most of the solutions I find, most of the time. I'd like
> an orderly way of dealing with extra weights and shapes that 1) fit in
> the "ConTeXt Way," 2) work well with other peoples' setups 3) is rational
> and 4) extensible. Fontvariants were one step in that direction, but I
> recognise that it's not a complete solution by any means.

when i have to deal with that i just define another typeface:

\definetypeface[blabla-normal]    ...
\definetypeface[blabla-condensed] ...
\definetypeface[blabla-whatever]  ...

Hans

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