[NTG-context] how to choose a font variant "book" / LMTX

Henning Hraban Ramm texml at fiee.net
Wed May 4 18:51:19 CEST 2022


Do I understand correctly that you want the "Book" variant as regular? 
Or do you need both?

Have a look into typescripts, e.g. 
https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Alegreya_Typescript
You probably won’t need the features.

Hraban

Am 04.05.22 um 18:44 schrieb Heinrich Paeßens via ntg-context:
> Hi there
> I have a quick question:
> 
> I was successful to install and use a new font in LMTX (New Computer 
> Modern). All good except that I’d like to use the »Book« variant instead 
> of the »Regular« variant (NewCM10-Book.otf vs NewCM10-Regular.otf). 
> Trying many ways but the right one.
> 
> please advise,
> can I define something similar like \bf for bold — maybe \bk for book?
> 
> … all I get is
> 
> hp at mbp16 ~ % pdffonts page1.pdf
> name                                 type              encoding         
> emb sub uni object ID
> ------------------------------------ ----------------- ---------------- 
> --- --- --- ---------
> CRBMBE+NewCM10-Regular               CID Type 0C       Identity-H       
> yes yes yes      1  0
> 
> my definitions are:
> 
> \definefontfamily [newCM] [rm] [newcomputermodern10]
> \definefontfamily [newCM] [ss] [newcomputermodernsans10]
> \definefontfamily [newCM] [tt] [newcomputermodernmono10] [scale=0.85, 
> features=none]
> \definefontfamily [newCM] [mm] [newcomputermodernmath]
> \setupbodyfont[newCM, rm, 10pt]
> 
> Many thanks
> Heinrich


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