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CTAN update: xfakebold

Date: December 30, 2019 10:04:49 PM CET
Herbert Voß submitted an update to the xfakebold package. Version number: 0.06 2019-12-29 License type: lppl1.3c Summary description: Fake a regular font for bold characters Announcement text:
This version supports also xelatex (xetex) and platex (ptex)
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/xfakebold More information is at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/xfakebold CTAN is run entirely by volunteers and supported by TeX user groups Please join a user group or donate to one, see https://ctan.org/lugs
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Ina Dau --

xfakebold – Fake a regular font for bold characters

This package uses PDF’s text rendering to modify the linewidth of an outline font to get bold characters. It works only for vectorfonts where the glyphs are defined by their outline.

The package works both in text and in math mode, for pdf as well as for Lua.

The package depends on ifluatex, ifxetex, and xkeyval.

Version0.08 2020-06-24
Copyright2019–2020 Herbert Voß
MaintainerHerbert Voß



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