[NTG-context] odd behaviour with \definefontfamily
adityam at umich.edu
Wed Aug 26 03:58:27 CEST 2020
On Wed, 26 Aug 2020, jbf wrote:
> Can someone tell me why, when I define my typefaces as follows below, I get:
> mkiv lua stats > loaded fonts: 2 files: baskervaldadfstd.otf,
> when in fact my font definitions are:
> \definefontfamily [mainface] [rm] [baskervaldadfstd]
> \definefontfamily [mainface] [ss] [librisadfstd]
> \definefontfamily [mainface] [mm] [TeX Gyre Pagella Math]
> ConTeXt loads the [rm] and the [mm] but not the [ss]. Be assured that
> the ss typeface is available. So if, for example, I comment out the
> first line ([rm]) and change the Libris to rm instead, I am told:
> mkiv lua stats > loaded fonts: 2 files: librisadfstd-regular.otf,
> In other words, only two, not three definitions are working at any one
> time. Or is it not accepting [ss] for some reason regardless? I have
> tried any number of existing sans serif fonts and none of them will
> load. I know the family names are correct, so that is not the problem.
> What could I be doing wrong?
Are you actually using sans serif text in your document? If not, then context has no reason to embed a subset of it in the PDF. It is the same reason by the teletype [tt] font has not been loaded.
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