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fontaxes - Additional font axes for LaTeX

The fontaxes package adds several new font axes on top of LaTeX's New Font
Selection Scheme. In particular, it splits the shape axis into a primary and
a secondary shape axis, and it adds three new axes to deal with the different
figure versions offered by many professional fonts.


To use this package, include


in the preamble of your LaTeX document. See the PDF documentation for details.


1. Run `latex fontaxes.ins` to generate the LaTeX package.

2. Create the following directories in a local texmf tree:

   - doc/latex/fontaxes
   - tex/latex/fontaxes

3. Copy all necessary files into the texmf tree:

   - fontaxes.pdf and test-fontaxes.tex go to doc/latex/fontaxes
   - fontaxes.sty goes to tex/latex/fontaxes

4. Afterwards, you may need to regenerate the file database:



Copyright (c) 2007 by Andreas Buehmann  
Copyright (c) 2014 by Michael Ummels <>

This work may be distributed and modified under the terms and conditions of the
LaTeX Project Public License, version 1.3c or greater (your choice).
The latest version of this license is in
and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX
version 2005/12/01 or later.

This work has the LPPL maintenance status `maintained'.

The Current Maintainer of this work is Michael Ummels.

This work consists of the files fontaxes.dtx, fontaxes.ins and
the derived files fontaxes.sty, test-fontaxes.tex and fontaxes.pdf.


Name Size Date Notes
README 1645 2014-03-23 03:08
fontaxes.dtx 43000 2014-03-23 10:49
fontaxes.ins 1684 2014-03-23 10:50
fontaxes.pdf 116269 2014-03-23 10:50

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fontaxes – Ad­di­tional font axes for LaTeX

The pack­age adds sev­eral new font axes on top of LaTeX’s New Font Selec­tion Scheme. In par­tic­u­lar, it splits the shape axis into a pri­mary and a sec­ondary shape axis, and it adds three new axes to deal with the dif­fer­ent fig­ure ver­sions of­fered by many pro­fes­sional fonts.

Pack­age De­tailsfontaxes
Ver­sion1.0d 2014-03-23
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Copy­right2011-2014 Michael Um­mels
2007 An­dreas Buehmann
Main­tainerAn­dreas Büh­mann
Michael Um­mels
Con­tained inTeXlive as fontaxes
MikTeX as fontaxes
Topics font se­lec­tion, map­ping, etc.
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