[Tugindia] Matching specification.

Radhakrishnan CV cvr at river-valley.org
Mon Jun 16 17:15:49 CEST 2003

>>>>> "Rai" == H S Rai <hsraidce at iitr.ernet.in> writes:


    >> There is no font option for 14pt which you have to do yourself.

    Rai> Though I need base 10 or 11 and rest will be manuplated
    Rai> through \large etc. BTW how I can have 14pt as base. I guess
    Rai> there is also some stylefile with with one can have very
    Rai> large size fonts.

Probably, memoir.cls might be the best choice for you, where documents
can use 9pt, 10pt, 11pt, 12pt, 14pt or 17pt as the base font size.

    >> \usepackage{times} will help you load Times Roman font.

    Rai> Is `Times Roman' same as `Times New Roman'?

Yes and No, they look same, but of two different foundries. You might
want to take a look at Charles Bigelow's article on what's the
difference between Times Roman and Times New Roman?, available at:


    Rai> What is the name of default font?

The default font in TeX is Computer Modern Roman which is designed by
Don Knuth.


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