[NTG-context] Scaling down symbols and emojis
wolfgang.schuster.lists at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 22:24:41 CET 2019
User 19087 schrieb am 16.01.19 um 21:56:
> I'm having trouble scaling down symbols and emojis. For a while I
> assumed these don't scale with the current font size. Then I scoured
> the mailing list and realized that while scaling down seems broken,
> scaling up works as expected:
\tx (or \tfx, \bfx etc.) and \txx are ignored in some cases unlike the
other size switches (\tfa etc.).
When you need a switch for a smaller size which doesn’t has these
limitations you can just create them:
> \setupsymbolset[martinvogel 2]
> % Progressively larger as expected.
> % Unexpectedly all the same size.
> % This works, but why? Isn't \small just a synonym for \tfx via
> % \definealternativestyle? Anyway there is no synonym for \tfxx.
No, \small us the same as \switchtobodyfont[small]
> % This also works but is less than ideal when matching surrounding
> font sizes.
> % Which factor should I use to match \tfxx?
x = 0.8
xx = 0.6
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