[XeTeX] Small Caps in Latex
kahless at mac.com
Thu Jul 1 14:10:38 CEST 2004
On Jul 1, 2004, at 7:13 AM, Atip Asvanund wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Jul 2004, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> That's because Letter Case = Small Caps is not available for Warnock
>> Pro. The file AAT-info.tex which is part of the XeTeX sample files
>> tell you what's exactly available for each font (please make sure you
>> run XeTeX on it in plain TeX mode, not LaTeX).
> I find that Small Caps are not available for several fonts. Is there a
> to simulate this (e.g., by using Caps of the same font at a smaller
> Or is there not an automatable workaround at all?
> Thank you,
Bruno, is it not available because Warnock Pro is an OpenType font?
Atip, I posted a link to fd files for a number of Adobe OpenType fonts
including Adobe Garamond Pro and Warnock Pro. In case you missed it
they are at
I'll probably update them soon. If you have OpenType fonts and want to
find out what features they have enter the following in the Terminal
otfinfo -f WarnockPro-Regular.otf
(This assumes that you installed Eddie Kohler's font tools using
For your immediate question of small caps in Warnock Pro the
declaration should be
<-> "Warnock\space Pro:+onum, +smcp"
and if you have the optical variants use
<-8.9> "Warnock\space Pro\space Caption:+onum, +smcp"
<9.0-12.9> "Warnock\space Pro:+onum, +smcp"
<13.0-24.9> "Warnock\space Pro\space Subhead:+onum, +smcp"
<25.0-> "Warnock\space Pro\space Display:+lnum, +smcp"
In the above I named the font owp for OpenType Warnock Pro, which is
not the Berry scheme but I'm not sure how to name it in the Berry
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