# New on CTAN: bxnewfont

Date: April 3, 2016 4:31:56 PM CEST
Takayuki Yato submitted the bxnewfont package. Version number: 0.2 License type: other-free Summary description: Enhanced \newfont command Announcement text:
This package provides a new command \newfontx. It is similar to the old (and deprecated) command \newfont in function, but is more compatible with NFSS. In particular, one can safely change font size after invoking a font command defined by \newfontx. The new command will be useful to users who know much of the old \newfont command but are unfamiliar with the detail of NFSS.
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/bxnewfont More information is at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/bxnewfont We are supported by the TeX user groups. Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Manfred Lotz

## bxnewfont – Enhanced \newfont command

This package provides a new command \newfontx. It is similar to the old (and deprecated) command \newfont in function, but is more compatible with NFSS. In particular, one can safely change font size after invoking a font command defined by \newfontx. The new command will be useful to users who know much of the old \newfont command, but are unfamiliar with the details of NFSS.

 Package bxnewfont Version 0.2b 2017-05-01 Copyright 2016 Takayuki YATO Maintainer Takayuki Yato

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