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CTAN update: kpfonts

Date: March 12, 2010 7:44:31 AM CET
This should within a day be at your local mirror. Jim Hef{}feron Saint Michael's College ..................................................................... The following information was provided by our fellow contributor: Name of contribution: kpfonts Version number: 3.2 Author's name: Caignaert christophe Summary description: full set of fonts for text and math typesetting License type: gpl Announcement text:
With the 3.2 release, you get - one new main option 'sfmath' with sf math typesetting - two small options 'sfmathbb' and 'rmmathbb' to force the \mathbb alphabet - 4 new math versions 'sf', 'boldsf', 'rm' and 'boldrm' Except bugs, the development of kpfonts is finished! Christophe
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kpfonts – A complete set of fonts for text and mathematics

The family contains text fonts in roman, sans-serif and monospaced shapes, with true small caps and old-style numbers; the package offers full support of the textcomp package. The mathematics fonts include all the AMS fonts, in both normal and bold weights.

Each of the font types is available in two main versions: default and ‘light’. Each version is available in four variants: default; oldstyle numbers; oldstyle numbers with old ligatures such as ct and st, and long-tailed capital Q; and veryoldstyle with long s. Other variants include small caps as default or ‘large small caps’, and for mathematics both upright and slanted shapes for Greek letters, as well as default and narrow versions of multiple integrals.

The fonts were originally derived from URW Palladio (with URW’s agreement) though the fonts are very clearly different in appearance from their parent.

MaintainerChristophe Caignaert (inactive)



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