# [NTG-context] Asking context to switch to a different font for a single character in many places

Wolfgang Schuster wolfgang.schuster.lists at gmail.com
Sat Jan 1 11:25:34 CET 2022

```Ajith R via ntg-context schrieb am 01.01.2022 um 11:06:
> On Sat, 01 Jan 2022 14:28:12 +0530
> kauśika <citturs at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Try with the following:
>>
>> \definefallbackfamily
>>    [malayalam]
>>    [serif]
>>    [TeX Gyre Pagella][range=controlpictures,force=yes]
>> \definefontfamily
>>    [malayalam]
>>    [serif]
>>    [RIT Rachana][features=malayalam-two]
>>
>> \setupbodyfont[malayalam]
>>
>>
>> I have tested that this works on my system. Ensure that the TeX Gyre
>> Pagella font is available on your system (ConTeXt ships with a copy
>> of this font). If it still does not work check the log file for any
>> messages regarding fallback font.
>>
>> kauśika
> Hi Kaushika,
>
> Thanks. This is working.
> But, I don't understand why this is working while the other wasn't even
> when it could display the open box when it was the solo font defined?

You used "Latin Modern" which isn't a valid font name, the correct name
is "Latin Modern Roman".

Wolfgang

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