[pdftex] Setting the overwrite mode for text

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Fri Oct 28 10:14:44 CEST 2005

On Thu, Oct 27, 2005 at 09:47:40AM +0200, Joerg Heinrich wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using pdfTeX (Web2C 7.4.5) 3.14159-1.10b and have following problem:
> I have to set a black text on a colored background in the PDF overwrite 
> mode, but I don't know
> how can I do this.
> Can someone help me?
> Regards,
>    Joerg

Look at http://tex.aanhet.net/overprint/

If the colored background is a single color then you can also define
a new variant of black consisting of black plus the background

Siep Kroonenberg

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