[luatex] Use Math Glyphs from Text Font

Will Robertson wspr81 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 11 10:33:57 CEST 2010

On 2010-10-11 02:54:05 +1030, "C. Comren" 
<ccomren at gmail.com> said:

> Thanks for the pointer. Unfortunately, the mathspec package does not
> compile with LuaLaTeX. After looking at mathspec's code, I tried
> \newfontface\myfont{MyFont}
> \DeclareMathSymbol{A}{\mathalpha}{myfont}{`A}
> It does not work either. Is it possible to access a font that was
> loaded with fontspec (similar to the above) within DeclareMathSymbol?

Yes, but \DeclareMathSymbol only works for glyphs of slot < 256.
The fontspec equivalent would be something like

\DeclareMathSymbol{A}{\mathalpha}{\zf at family}{`A}

or (probably better)

\fontspec_set_family:Nnn \myfont {} {MyFont}


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