[NTG-context] Sans serif for all math in a document.-

Hans Åberg haberg-1 at telia.com
Tue Jun 7 00:32:19 CEST 2016


> On 7 Jun 2016, at 00:05, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
> 
> On 6/6/2016 11:10 PM, Hans Åberg wrote:

>> You are welcome. Unicode has added math styles, which some fonts have, like STIX. Those not in the chart below have other positions, as they were added earlier.
>> 
>> http://www.unicode.org/charts/
>> http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U1D400.pdf
> 
> they are not really styles but alphabets, where shapes have some meaning in a domain
> 
> you can just enter the right coee points or you can switch to an alphabet with (a combination of) commands
> 
> for complete sans support one needs more (also in order to distinguish betwene sans alphabets and sans sans ones)
> 
> the same applies to bold .. they are bold alphabets + a few bold symbols with special meaning

Those math semantic sanfs-serif styles were added because in some types of applied math, they are required, as in the standard I indicated in another thread. However, the OP did not indicate their use.




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