# Directory `macros/latex/contrib/textfit`

README
```Copyright 1994 Sebastian Rahtz and Phil Taylor

This work may be distributed and/or modified under the
conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License, either version 1.3
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 1.3 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 Maintainers of this work are Sebastian Rahtz and Phil Taylor.

This work consists of all files listed in manifest.txt.

This licence statement added 2010/11/26 by Clea F. Rees on behalf
of Sebastian Rahtz and Phil Taylor.

This package is used to scale up text to a desired size. Works by
deriving a new scale factor for the current font, and getting \TeX\ to
reset the text. See the commented source for usage.

Install by running \TeX\ on textfit.ins and place `textfit.sty'
where \LaTeX\ can find it.

```

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## textfit – Fit text to a desired size

Package to fit text to a given width or height by scaling the font. For example: \scaletowidth{3in}{This}. (The job is done by calculating a magstep and applying it to the current font; thus “This” will be very tall, as well as very wide; to scale in just one dimension, use the facilities of the graphicx package.)

 Package textfit Version 5 Licenses The LaTeX Project Public License 1.3 Copyright 1994 Sebastian Rahtz and Phil Taylor Maintainer Philip TaylorSebastian Rahtz (deceased) Contained in TeX Live as textfitMiKTeX as textfit Topics Fit to size