[NTG-context] relative scaling for fonts

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Nov 15 15:12:54 CET 2006

Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
> After using \showfontstrip to get fonts with the same x-height by
> calculating the rscale factor, I guess it would be very useful (at least
> for me) to have an option that calculates relative scaling automatically
> to match both x-heights.
> I think it would be a useful option for rscale.
hm, it's not that hard to do, but then the question is: what is the reference font; also, my experience is that an automated scaling in most cases looks as ugly as no scaling; it's a visual thing; the xheight is a factor but the 'boldness' too 


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