[XeTeX] using a different small caps font

Malcolm Ross malcolm.ross at anu.edu.au
Sun Apr 13 01:54:05 CEST 2008

```I use the following syntax to set my small caps font.

\newfontinstance\scshape[Letters=SmallCaps, Numbers=Lowercase]{Minion
Pro}

- Malcolm
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Prof Malcolm D. Ross
Visiting Fellow, Department of Linguistics
Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies
Building No. 9, The Australian National University
CANBERRA A.C.T. 0200, Australia

On 13/04/2008, at 3:27 AM, Dominic Yu wrote:
> If a font doesn't have a bold version, I know I can specify one
> easily, like this:
>
> \setmainfont[BoldFont={Times Bold}]{Doulos SIL}
>
> But I'm afraid I can't figure out how to do the same with small caps.
> This doesn't work:
>
> \setmainfont[SmallCapsFont={Hoefler Text}]{Doulos SIL}
>
> because the small caps is embedded inside the font, and I don't know
> how to invoke the font with, say, the Letters=SmallCaps feature