[NTG-context] Fonts from various .otf to work with \bold, \emph, \bf, \bfa ...

Wolfgang Schuster wolfgang.schuster.lists at gmail.com
Sat Feb 8 12:49:58 CET 2020

Pablo Rodriguez schrieb am 07.02.2020 um 21:22:
> On 2/7/20 8:34 AM, context at vivaldi.net wrote:
>> Hello Pablo,
>> thank you for showing the way; unfortunately, still something is
>> missing:
> Hi Lukas,
> I’m afraid you missed to install the fonts in ConTeXt.
>> - the resulting file uses LMRoman instead of WorkSans,
> Otherwise, \definefontfamily won’t work (even if using
> "tf={file:work-sans.light.otf}").
> Do you have any problem installing fonts in ConTeXt? This would make
> things easier.
>> - Note that all WorkSans files:
>> [...]
>>       are placed in the same directory as the main source file. (I can zip
>> them and upload somewhere for testing purposes.)

The designer provides the latest version of the font on github without 
the change in file name from your source.


> This was a feature already discussed in the past.
> "\definefont[Test][file:your-font-file.otf]" should work, but I never
> used this approach.

Works at the moment only when the fonts in a place where ConTeXt can 
find them.


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