[texhax] Massive font sizes
david at carter-hitchin.clara.co.uk
Tue Feb 7 23:29:01 CET 2006
Karl Berry wrote:
> The & that comes out is large, but nowhere near page-size. Do you know
> how I can make this font available in size 426?
>Sorry, I lost track of the original question. Do you just want a few
>giant characters, or the whole document, with italic etc. going along?
>Doing just a few characters is easy with primitive commands:
>\font\mybigfont = cmr17 at 15cm
>To mess with fonts generally for the whole LaTeX document, Martin's
>approach of loading packages is needed.
Hooray - this works! Many thanks for your help. I'll study this and
figure out how it works.
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