This package allows to use bold characters in text and math mode. It works only with vectorfonts which are created by outlines. It makes no real sense for XeLaTeX, because you can use the option AutoFakeBold from package fontspec. %% It may be distributed and/or modified under the %% conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License, either version 1.3c %% of this license or (at your option) any later version. %% The latest version of this license is in %% http://www.latex-project.org/lppl.txt %% and version 1.3c or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX %% version 2005/12/01 or later. Herbert Voß, email@example.com
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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 pdfLaTeX as well as for LuaLaTeX.
|Licenses||The LaTeX Project Public License 1.3c|
|Copyright||2019–2020 Herbert Voß|
|Contained in||TeX Live as xfakebold|
MiKTeX as xfakebold
|Topics||Font supp misc|