[NTG-context] setup/switchtobodyfont question

Alan STONE software.list.1es9s at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 16:03:53 CET 2008


Same question related to setuplayout.

On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 12:43 PM, Alan STONE
<software.list.1es9s at gmail.com>wrote:

> The main manual mentions (ch 5 Typography, pg 92):
>
> "In most cases, the command \setupbodyfont is only used once: in the
> styledefinition.
> Fontswitching is done with \switchtobodyfont. Don't mix these two up
> because this may
> lead to some rather strange but legitimate effects."
>
> What's recommended when using a product meta-structure
> (standardmakeup-frontmatter-
> bodypart-appendices-backmatter) where the bodyfont (and in some cases also
> the top,
> header, footer, bottom fonts change) from one to the other ?
>
> Declare one (1) setupbodyfont and switchtobodyfont from one meta-structure
> element to the
> other or use a dedicated setupbodyfont for each ?
>
> --
> Best,
> Alan
>
> * TeX engine = LuaTeX
> * ConTeXt minimal ver: 2008.11.10 21:40 MKIV  fmt: 2008.11.25  int:
> english/english
> * Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron
>
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