[NTG-context] new interface to simplefonts

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Thu Jan 23 08:31:26 CET 2014

On 01/23/2014 02:06 AM, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 1/22/2014 10:49 PM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>> This is a context bug which was probably introduced with the recent
>> optimization/speedup for the generation of the font database. As a
>> result of this the following fields in the database (which are needed
>> for simplefonts) are no longer available:
>> - designsize
>> - maxsize
>> - minsize
>> - pfmweight
>> - pfmwidth
> indeed these are missing (in fact they are zero) ... we can get pfm* 
> back but designsize etc will not be part of the fontloader.info method 
> as it involves too much loading (instead one can do a normal open)
> so, we fix that part of luatex and in context will use the more complete 
> loading method (which is efficient enough for our purpose)
> (new beta)

Many thanks for the quick fix,  Hans.


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