[NTG-context] Small caps as a separate font

Henning Hraban Ramm texml at fiee.net
Wed May 25 22:27:06 CEST 2022


Am 25.05.22 um 22:23 schrieb Stefan Nedeljkovic via ntg-context:
> Dear list,
> 
> A quick question about a font that has a separate file for small caps. I 
> have the following:
> 
> 
> \starttypescript [sans] [dtl-documenta-sans-t]
> \definefontsynonym[Sans] [name:dtldocumentasanst][features=default]
> \definefontsynonym[SansItalic] 
> [name:dtldocumentasanstitalic][features=default]

\definefontsynonym[SansCaps][name:dtldocumentasanstcaps][features=default]

> \stoptypescript
> 
> 
> \starttypescript [sans] [dtl-documenta-sans-t-sc]
> \definefontsynonym[Sans] [name:dtldocumentasanstcaps][features=default]
> \definefontsynonym[SansItalic] 
> [name:dtldocumentasanstcapsitalic][features=default]
> \stoptypescript
> 
> 
> How can I define dtl-documenta-sans such that I can do:
> 
> \setupbodyfont[dtl-documenta-sans,rm,10pt]
> 
> \starttext
> \setff{smallcaps}{Small Caps Hamburgerfons}, \setff{smallcaps}{\it Small 
> Caps Italic Hamburgerfons},
> \stoptext

Single smallcaps fonts work the traditional way with \sc, not via 
OpenType features (if I’m not mistaken and this gets mapped automagically).

Hraban


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