[NTG-context] Ligatures missing with Times New Roman

denis.maier at ub.unibe.ch denis.maier at ub.unibe.ch
Thu Mar 18 16:12:14 CET 2021


Ok. But where are they coming from in
Word? I'm on Windows.
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Von: Hans Hagen <j.hagen at xs4all.nl>
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 18. März 2021 15:43:45
An: mailing list for ConTeXt users; Maier, Denis Christian (UB)
Betreff: Re: [NTG-context] Ligatures missing with Times New Roman

On 3/18/2021 2:02 PM, denis.maier at ub.unibe.ch wrote:
> Hi
>
> I’m have to use Times New Roman for a text, and I’m finding that
> ligatures don’t seem to work properly.
>
> \starttext
>
> \definedfont[name:timesnewromanpsmt*default at 12 pt]
>
> ff fl
>
> \definedfont[name:linlibertineo*default at 12 pt]
>
> ff fl
>
> \switchtobodyfont[pagella]
>
> ff fl
>
> \stoptext
>
> The ff and fl ligatures work out of the box with Linux Libertine O, and
> with TeX Gyre Pagella, but not with Times New Roman. I can use the
> ligatures in MS Word so the font has them, but I don’t see why they
> shouldn’t work with ConTeXt (LMTX).
the windows version hasn o such ligatures (it has a few arabic ones)

Hans

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