[NTG-context] faking smallcaps font with font features and fallbacks

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Wed Oct 3 18:59:17 CEST 2018


Hi,

better shift a bit up to compensate for the line width relative to the 
bbox:

> \starttypescriptcollection [myriadpro]
> 
>    \definefontfeature[emboldened][effect={width=0.18,delta=0.4,factor=0.3}]

 
\definefontfeature[emboldened][effect={width=0.18,delta=0.4,factor=0.3,vshift=.4}]


>    \starttypescript [sans] [myriadpro]
>      \definefontsynonym [Sans] [file:MyriadPro-Regular.otf]      
> [features=default]
>      \definefontsynonym [SansItalic]         [file:MyriadPro-It.otf] 
>        [features=default]
>      \definefontsynonym [SansBold]           [file:MyriadPro-Bold.otf] 
>        [features=default]
>      \definefontsynonym [SansBoldItalic]     [file:MyriadPro-BoldIt.otf] 
>        [features=default]
>      \definefontsynonym [SansSlanted]        [file:MyriadPro-It.otf] 
>        [features=default]
>      \definefontsynonym [SansBoldSlanted]    [file:MyriadPro-BoldIt.otf] 
>        [features=default]
> 
>      \definefontsynonym [SansEmboldened] [Sans] 
> [features={default,emboldened}]
>      \definefontfallback[FakeSansCaps]   [SansEmboldened] 
> [0x0000-0xFFFF] [rscale=.8,method=uppercase]
> 
>      \definefontsynonym [SansCaps]       [file:MyriadPro-Regular.otf] 
> [fallbacks=FakeSansCaps]
>    \stoptypescript
>    \starttypescript [myriadpro]
>      \definetypeface [myriadpro] [ss] [sans]  [myriadpro] [default]
>    \stoptypescript
> 
> \stoptypescriptcollection
> 
> \usetypescript[myriadpro]
> 
> \setupbodyfont[myriadpro,ss]
> 
> \starttext
>    % scaled up 4 times to appreciate the thickness equalization
>    \scale[sx=4,sy=4]{\sc RoLlErCoAsTeR TeXt.}\par
>    \blank
>    \scale[sx=4,sy=4]{\sc ÀàÉéÎîÖöÜü.}\par
>    \blank
>    \scale[sx=4,sy=4]{\sc ŁłĄąĞğŘřŻż.}\par
> \stoptext
> 
> 
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