[texhax] latex default output font

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Mon Feb 20 13:17:06 CET 2006

On Feb 19, 2006, at 4:43 AM, lorenzo cavini wrote:

> I am relatively new to TeX so I am not aware of many of its features
> yet.
> I would like to use a sans serif font for the whole document  
> instead of
> roman. As this would be the choice for the whole text in the document,
> the command
> \sftext{...}
> doesn't seem to me to be the best solution...
> Is there a way to set the default font to sans serif?


will work for the text.

Check the docs of your system for the PSNFSS and related references.

To do math as well, get the nifty package ``sansmath.sty'' from CTAN.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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