[NTG-context] Font problems with latest minimals on Linux

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Wed Aug 13 14:29:18 CEST 2008



Vasile Gaburici wrote:
> I've switched to the rsync-ed minimals on Linux. There are still some
> problems with fonts:
> 
> 1) Bold is still missing from fonts pulled via OSFONTDIR, e.g.:
> 
> verdana                           Verdana
> /usr/share/fonts/vista/Verdana.ttf
> verdana bold italic               Verdana Bold Italic
> /usr/share/fonts/vista/Verdanaz.ttf
> verdana italic                    Verdana Italic
> /usr/share/fonts/vista/Verdanai.ttf

This may sound silly, but: does it work or not? To be precise,
what is the font used by the pdf result (if any) of

   \starttext
   \definedfont[name:VerdanaBold] Hello
   \stoptext

Best wishes,
Taco



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