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

Mikael Persson mickep at gmail.com
Thu Aug 30 20:49:29 CEST 2007


On 8/30/07, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
> 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
>

Thanks for your replies. The lm/gyre authors does not take care of the
fourier fonts, right? What does this mean if one wants to use the
fourier fonts?

/Micke P


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