[NTG-context] Math in MKIV - HOWTO

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Feb 24 11:24:19 CET 2010


On 24-2-2010 10:01, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 24-2-2010 4:15, Zhichu Chen wrote:
>> Thanks for the guidance, I finally get my Lucida Math work.
>>
>> After the \showfont step, I found that I didn't have the "tex-ma"
>> vector font, and the last two lines in math-vfu.lua should be changed
>> to:
>> { name = "hlcra.tfm", vector = "tex-mb" },
>> { name = "hlcrm.tfm", vector = "tex-mi" },
>> in my case.
>
> that's not okay either ... i was under the impression that the font was
> repackaged in a way that matches tex default math encoding but it looks
> like there is some other encoding used ... what a mess ... it looks like
> we need special lucida vectors then
>
>> By the way, there's a typo in fonts.enc.math["tex-mi"] in
>> math-vfu.lua, the comment "righttharpoonup" has an extra "t" and I
>> just wish it could be perfect.

i uploaded a beta with mkiv lbr vectors (quick and dirty conversion hackery)

\usemodule[fnt-25]

\starttext
     \setupbodyfont[lucida,12pt]
     \showmathfontcharacters
\stoptext

up to others to check and complete them

Hans

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