Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
MP.tex does not work for me. MP.tex: \starttext \startMPcode graphictext MP scaled 8 outlinefill withdrawcolor .7blue withfillcolor .7white dashed evenly withpen pencircle scaled 2pt ; \stopMPcode run with $texexec --pdf --automprun MP.tex MP.out MP.out: TeXExec 5.2.3 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Taco Hoekwater
luigi.scarso wrote: MP.tex does not work for me. [...] (141.789,0.23877)..(144.658,-0.000244141) --(144.658,2.99976)--(142.267,2.99976)..controls (133.659,2.99976) and (133.3,4.29492)..(133.3,9.08569) --cycle; --cycle; well, one of my bad day ? Looks like it. The last

Re: [NTG-context] t-rsteps and starttyping

2005-06-29 Thread David Munger
Hi Peter, I'm currently not at home. I'll be back next week and then I'll try to figure out what happens. Regards, David Peter M√ľnster : Hello, could somebody help me with the following problem please? With the following test file, I get the error ERROR: Illegal parameter number in

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: MP.tex does not work for me. it works ok here MP.tex: \starttext \startMPcode graphictext MP scaled 8 outlinefill withdrawcolor .7blue withfillcolor .7white dashed evenly withpen pencircle scaled 2pt ; \stopMPcode \stoptext (133.659,2.99976) and

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Taco Hoekwater wrote: makempy --force --noclean MP-mpgraph.mpo The last lines in the (now kept) mpy-MP-mpgraph.tmp should be --cycle; endfig; end no, again --(144.658,2.99976)--(142.267,2.99976)..controls (133.659,2.99976) and (133.3,4.29492)..(133.3,9.08569)

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
MP.tex works after downgrading to pstoedit 3.33 luigi ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Wolfgang Zillig
Hello, I have problems with this graphic too. First I noticed that I don't have pstoedit installed on my computer. I downloaded version 3.40 from http://www.pstoedit.net/pstoedit. When I now run this MP code I get a Windows (xp) errormessage: Unhandled exception in pstoedit.exe

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Wolfgang Zillig wrote: Hello, I have problems with this graphic too. First I noticed that I don't have pstoedit installed on my computer. I downloaded version 3.40 from http://www.pstoedit.net/pstoedit. When I now run this MP code I get a Windows (xp) errormessage: Unhandled exception in

[NTG-context] Re: metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Mojca Miklavec
luigi.scarso wrote: hmm, try on ctan: ctan/support/pstoedit/windows It should be an older (3.31) but good version . cited from the webpage: New or changed in 3.32: ... workaround to cope with a change introduced since ghostscript 7.04. Some new operators were added to ghostscript's

Re: [NTG-context] Re: metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Hans Hagen
Mojca Miklavec wrote: I tried it out before reading that paragraph and I can approve: unless you have an ancient GS, it doesn't work at all. 3.40 at least does something even though it crashes. but i have no problems here with gs 8.51 (all 8 versions worked ok) and pstoedit 3.33, so how

Re: [NTG-context] \naarbox

2005-06-29 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Alan Bowen wrote: I have been reading through some of the source files (still working on that \note problem) and decided that I had better stop guessing what the English equivalent of \naarbox is. Is there a Dutch speaker who can tell me what I should replace this command with ? General

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Hans Hagen wrote: Mojca Miklavec wrote: I tried it out before reading that paragraph and I can approve: unless you have an ancient GS, it doesn't work at all. 3.40 at least does something even though it crashes. but i have no problems here with gs 8.51 (all 8 versions worked ok) and

Re: [NTG-context] \naarbox

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Alan Bowen wrote: I have been reading through some of the source files (still working on that \note problem) and decided that I had better stop guessing what the English equivalent of \naarbox is. Is there a Dutch speaker who can tell me what I should replace this command with ? Many

Re: [NTG-context] \naarbox

2005-06-29 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Taco. A. On Jun 29, 2005, at 7:52 AM, Taco Hoekwater wrote: Alan Bowen wrote: I have been reading through some of the source files (still working on that \note problem) and decided that I had better stop guessing what the English equivalent of \naarbox is. Is there a Dutch

[NTG-context] garden art (was: presentations in ConTeXt)

2005-06-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2005-06-28 um 19:25 schrieb Mojca Miklavec: I compiled the file attached in Mojca's mail. Except that I do not have the Kochloewe_c picture it works. http://contextgarden.net/images/6/65/Kochloewe_c.jpg (the one on the first page). BTW this picture was drawn by my former wife for a ConTeXt

[NTG-context] Re: metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Mojca Miklavec
luigi.scarso wrote: Hans Hagen wrote: Mojca Miklavec wrote: I tried it out before reading that paragraph and I can approve: unless you have an ancient GS, it doesn't work at all. 3.40 at least does something even though it crashes. but i have no problems here with gs 8.51 (all 8

Re: [NTG-context] International characters in math

2005-06-29 Thread Radhelorn
Hans Hagen wrote: Thanks Hans, Wolfgang for your advice. \mbox and \text in newmath solves some problems like units, but what if I want bold roman math with international characters (or my own fonts) by default? $\hbox{\tf \'e\'erste}$ and $\mbox{\'e\'erste}$ $\hbox{\bf \'e\'erste}$ and

[NTG-context] creating a new head

2005-06-29 Thread Arun Swarup
Hi, I would like to design a new head for \chapter{...}, but I am new to TeX/ConTeXt and am having trouble. I would like my head to be something like this: http://www.geocities.com/arunswarup/images/title.png I know this a more a TeX-related rather than a ConTeXt-related problem thx -arun

Re: [NTG-context] creating a new head

2005-06-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2005-06-29 um 16:16 schrieb Arun Swarup: I would like to design a new head for \chapter{...}, but I am new to TeX/ConTeXt and am having trouble. I would like my head to be something like this: http://www.geocities.com/arunswarup/images/title.png Did you have a look at

[NTG-context] Again modules.pdf

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Again http://www.pragma-ade.com/dir/general/sources/modules.pdf More I see it, more I like it. Is it possible to make it from sources ? Thanks luigi ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] Re: Again modules.pdf

2005-06-29 Thread Patrick Gundlach
More I see it, more I like it. Is it possible to make it from sources ? I haven't had a look for a long time at this pdf. But if I remember correctly, it is a typeset version of each source file. You can create a typeset version of a source file with texexec --module tex. Patrick --

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Again modules.pdf

2005-06-29 Thread luigi.scarso
Patrick Gundlach wrote: I haven't had a look for a long time at this pdf. But if I remember correctly, it is a typeset version of each source file. You can create a typeset version of a source file with texexec --module tex. Yes, for single file. But modules.pdf has *all* modules .

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread piskala upendran
Hi all, I have installed a fresh gs view 4.7 and pstoedit 3.40 all latest version under windows. I installed pstoedit at H/program files/ghostgum directory. Generated new metafun.mem and udated at localtexmf/miktex/mem directory and texmf/web2c directories. MY makempy still complains about

Re: [NTG-context] metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Wolfgang Zillig
I assume you are working under windows. You go in start - settings - control panel - system - advanced - environmental variables (at least under xp) You have to chance the variable path and add there the path to pstoedit Hope that helps Wolfgang piskala upendran wrote: Hi all, I have

Re: [NTG-context] Re: metafun not working

2005-06-29 Thread Hans Hagen
Mojca Miklavec wrote: I believe that the version 3.33 works, but I can't find it anywhere. i mailed you a copy yesterday (1 meg attachment) but you rmail agent may be to picky on zip files Hans -

Re: [NTG-context] creating a new head

2005-06-29 Thread Hans Hagen
Arun Swarup wrote: Hi, I would like to design a new head for \chapter{...}, but I am new to TeX/ConTeXt and am having trouble. I would like my head to be something like this: http://www.geocities.com/arunswarup/images/title.png I know this a more a TeX-related rather than a ConTeXt-related

Re: [NTG-context] Again modules.pdf

2005-06-29 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: Again http://www.pragma-ade.com/dir/general/sources/modules.pdf More I see it, more I like it. Is it possible to make it from sources ? kind of, but keep in mind that it's a 1997 file; also, some work is needed to fix the 'list of files to be included' ... do you

[NTG-context] Pseudo Small Caps

2005-06-29 Thread Vit Zyka
Hi, on the http://contextgarden.net/Pseudo_Small_Caps there is a recipe for: - generating Pseudo Small Caps by texutil, and - preparing typescript for variant \Var[SmallCaps] font switch. Example for Latin Modern: http://typokvitek.com/tex/pseudocaps/smallcaps.pdf After that it is possible to

Re: [NTG-context] Pseudo Small Caps

2005-06-29 Thread Adam Lindsay
Vit Zyka said this at Thu, 30 Jun 2005 00:06:41 +0200: {\tt {Ahoj \sc Ahoj}\par {\it Ahoj \sc Ahoj}\par } Vit, Nice application of variants. However, it has to be pointed out that the fake smallcaps with \tt will be dangerous for some applications: the .8 scaling loses the