[luatex] How to letter space font?

Patrick Gundlach patrick at gundla.ch
Tue Sep 18 10:01:38 CEST 2018

> I need to insert little spaces between characters / glyphs in a word. If I understand the manual correctly, there was a primitive \letterspacefont in pdftex doing that. Is there something similar in LuaTeX? (I have never used the PDFTeX's command).

> Of course I could insert little spaces myself, but if there is a convenient command for that, I'd give this a try.

thanks for the answers. Fontspec (= luaotfload = ConTeXt) goes the second way. That is what I will do now.


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