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Re: Overriding the font-size for a specific glyph

From: Kieren MacMillan
Subject: Re: Overriding the font-size for a specific glyph
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2021 08:39:34 -0500

Hi Valentin,

> The systematic way would be applying these tweaks by type. The method linked 
> by Kieren is a bit problematic in my opinion, as it applies these tweaks 
> after 
> the grob is generated. This means that this ignores any further tweaks and 
> overrides, also it means that if we ever want to use before-line-breaking for 
> something else we need to mind that we are using it here.

My intuition was always that there was a better way — my Scheme-fu just wasn't 
good enough to replace this function (the original author of which I currently 

> Rather I’d suggest using the appended solution, which simply makes use of the 
> standard font-size property for this. See the appended file for details.

Thanks for this!!

Kieren MacMillan, composer (he/him/his)
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