[NTG-context] simplefonts

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sat Mar 13 13:35:13 CET 2010

On 13-3-2010 13:26, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> Am 13.03.10 13:16, schrieb Hans Hagen:
>>> Fontloader already expose the size info if present, we wrote some code
>>> for LaTeX that loads the best optical size automatically based on the
>>> requested font size, it isn't that hard.
>> sure, it's no big deal to support it, but as said .. i don't have such
>> fonts (and i don't want illegal copies on my machine) so i haven't
>> looked into it; also, for the few cases that are there, typescripts
>> can cover it (if it concerns different font files) .. if it crosses
>> out paths wolfgang and i can add it to the mkiv heuristics handler
> ConTeXt already has the relevant information (designsize, minsize and
> maxsize in the font database) and i have a few test files which use them.

ok, so we take care of it already (sort of)


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