[NTG-context] beta

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sat Mar 26 12:53:10 CET 2011


One of the changes in mkiv font handling is that from now on we have 
mode=auto as default (beware, this is one of those mkiv only options and 
not supported in the generic variant).

I don't know how well it works in practice but it does work out ok for 
cases like:


         \definedfont[Serif*default at 20pt]fijn\par
         \definedfont[Serif*nlddefault at 20pt]fijn\par


Depending on the font, node mode takes more memory (and a bit more 
runtime) but you can always enforce base or node mode when you are 
unhappy with the automatically determined mode.


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