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## Re: LilyPond 2.1.2 released

 From: Han-Wen Nienhuys Subject: Re: LilyPond 2.1.2 released Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2003 18:41:59 +0100

> >   * Font sizes can now truly be scaled continuously: the  `font-size'
> >      is similar to the old `font-relative-size', but may be set to
> >      fractional values; the closest design size will be scaled to
> >      achieve the desired size. As a side-effect, there are now no longer
> >      limitations in using smaller fonts (eg. grace notes) at small staff
> >      sizes.
>
> Sounds great! I hope it's possible to set the size of all objects
> in a Staff, for example, using something similar to
> \property Staff.fontSize = #0.857

For variable symbols (like beam & slur), it's not immediately clear
what such a statement should do. Do you want the thickness of those
being scaled together according to the font-size setting?

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