[NTG-context] Too small { in the fourier font

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Aug 30 20:36:33 CEST 2007


George N. White III wrote:
> On 8/30/07, Mikael Persson <mickep at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Update:
>>
>> This seems to be a problem that is introduced after 20070403. I am
>> running that version at work (minimal installation on linux there
>> aswell), and there it looks OK with the fourier fonts.
> 
> There have been some major changes in font handling.   It turned out that
> the lm fonts didn't define a design size but apparently it didn't matter until
> quite recently, and then more recently a workaround was added.  I wouldn't
> be surprised to see the problem in other fonts either because they use lm
> for some glyphs or because they were created using the same toolchain.

indeed, the tex gyre fonts etc also suffer from this but in many cases 
they default to 10

the lm/gyre authors are notified and will sort it out

Hans

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