[NTG-context] How to set oldstyle numbering globally?

Verhaag, G.C.H.M. verhaaggchm at ziggo.nl
Tue Apr 12 11:37:34 CEST 2011


On 04/11/2011 11:09 AM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> Am 11.04.2011 um 11:00 schrieb Verhaag, G.C.H.M.:
>
>    
>> Hi,
>>
>> In my earlier MkIV minimal ConTeXt installation (dec.2010) I used the following in my preamble to activate oldstyle numbering:
>>
>> \usetypescript[schola]
>> \setupbodyfont[schola,8pt]
>>
>> \definefontfeature [oldstyle] [default] [onum=yes]
>> \addff{oldstyle}
>>
>> but this doesn't seem to work anymore in my recently installed minimal ConTeXt installation (ConTeXt  ver: 2011.03.30 11:21 MkIV  fmt: 2011.3.30  int: english/english).
>>
>> I use this installation with Debian 6.0 (Squeeze).
>>
>> Any idea what's wrong?
>>      
> The following two methods do work for me.
>
>
> 1. Global change
>
> \definefontfeature[default][default][onum=yes]
>
> \setupbodyfont[schola,8pt]
>
> \starttext
> 1234567890
> \stoptext
>
>
> 2. Local change
>
> \setupbodyfont[schola,8pt]
>
> \definefontfeature[oldstyle][onum=yes]
>
> \starttext
> 1234567890 {\addff{oldstyle}1234567890}
> \stoptext
>
>
> Wolfgang
>
> ___________________________________________________________________________________
> .....
>    
Hi,

The suggested ways both work for me as well! So, I'm afraid that I don't 
understand the definefontfeature command very well.

Perhaps I should read the chapter on fonts more thorougly! Thanks to all 
contributers to this thread.

Regards,
Gerard Verhaag


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