How can I change font family (and size) for footnotes? Would be great to see a small example.
Footnotes are typeset using (surprise)
A small drawback of this solution is that the footnote label is not affected by these changes.
The KOMA-Script-classes allow for a more elegant solution without the drawback mentioned above:
EDIT: As Vincenzo pointed out, using the
This works with standard and KOMA-Script-classes, but also has the drawback that it won't affect the footnote label.
According to your comment, I'll answer not the question you asked, but what I think is the "right question" in this case, namely: "how to I change the default font for a (portion of a) document?"
The answer is: change the definitions of the various
Beware, the value for
I'm not sure whether this is a good idea, but to change the size of the footnote to (for example)
Changing the font family is, I think, a little trickier.