# [NTG-context] item bullet processing / font problem

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Jun 19 09:58:55 CEST 2013

```On 6/19/2013 1:23 AM, hwitloc at gmail.com wrote:
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> Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
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>> On 6/18/2013 1:38 PM, hwitloc at gmail.com wrote:
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>>>      thanks for the information adding  \setmathfont[modern]   It fixed the problem for the default bullet symbols.  But, it did not fix the case where I'm trying to use the \$\diamond\$ symbol as the bullet, and compile time errors occur.  I will attach the log file.  Hopefully you can identify what is missing.
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>>>     I apologize for my lack of knowledge about fonts details and handling at this poing, but am learning.  Here is the minimal exampple:
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>> the names of lm math fonts have changed a few times ... if you use the
>> file: prefix and goodie files are loaded the logic makes sure that at
>> least one is found
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>> so, the question is: does simplefonts (the one on your machine) define
>> the lm math font in the right way (read: adapted to the latest
>> fashion)
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>> Hans
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> Good question.  How should I go about finding the answer to this?
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> Updated all TeXLive 2011 a week ago.

that one is way too old for lm math as these fonts only showed up last
year so, either update to

- tex live 2013

or

- use the context garden distribution

Hans

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