# [OS X TeX] Re: [texhax] Boldface

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Thu Oct 16 01:41:04 CEST 2008

On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 7:31 PM, Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> wrote:
>> I am using \mathcal{E} to get a script E. I want it in boldface to
>> indicate a vector. How do I get this?
>>
>>
>
> these often do not exist in bold, hower you might want to try
>
> \usepackage{bm}
>
> \bm{\mathcal{E}}
'

If nothing else works there is \pmb (which however is the last thing to use)

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsmath}

\begin{document}
$\pmb{\mathcal{A}}$
\end{document}
>
> untested
>
> /daleif

Victor

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