[NTG-context] LinuxLibertine Typescript (was : fonts and luatex)

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Apr 15 09:46:41 CEST 2008

Wolfgang Schuster wrote:

>> /usr/share/texmf/tex/context/base/font-def.lua:226: attempt to call
>> field '?' (a nil value)

> I tested the font setups yesterday on my own system I got the same error
> message but I found also the reason for this.

ok, such an error should not happen

> The Libertine fonts contains pints in the font names and this did currently
> not work with MkIV, a temporary solution is to rename the fonts and remove
> the version number from the fonts names. I know this is not perfect and Hans
> is able to fiy this but it should do it for the moment.
> I tested also to use the name of the fonts instead of the file name and this
> did also work (after you removed the version number).

[file:bla 1.2.3]

may be problematic anyway (the space) so best try:


just remove spaces in names, which is what happens behind the screens too

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