Re: [NTG-context] 2DOWN imposition gives blank pages

2006-08-24 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Sanjoy Mahajan wrote: I'm learning page rearrangements and cannot figure out why the following small example doesn't work (it's similar to those in the cont-eni.pdf manual, fig 3.22). Here it produces a two-page, blank PDF file when I run 'texexec --arrange p2' [ConTeXt ver: 2006.08.08 21:51

[NTG-context] meta-FLOWcharts or ... ?

2006-08-24 Thread Renaud AUBIN
Hi all, I would try to design a figure like http://www.nibua-r.org/ConTeXt/sample.png FLOWcharts seems to be a good tool to do that, but I have some troubles to get "Simulation" and "Colision Detection" frames... First, I thought of a meta-flowchart but I'm not sure that's possible. Any

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Hans Hagen
Pepe Barbe wrote: Hello, I've been trying to compile my document using XeTeX and it gives me the following error: you probably need a newer context % engine=xetex output=xtx \externalfigure[cow.pdf] \end works ok here (or one can give texexec --xetex filename) in the process you should

Re: [NTG-context] meta-FLOWcharts or ... ?

2006-08-24 Thread Renaud AUBIN
Renaud AUBIN a crit: I would try to design a figure like http://www.nibua-r.org/ConTeXt/sample.png FLOWcharts seems to be a good tool to do that, but I have some troubles to get "Simulation" and "Colision Detection" frames... I have done a first sample:

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 8/24/06, Hans Hagen wrote: Pepe Barbe wrote: Hello, I've been trying to compile my document using XeTeX and it gives me the following error: you probably need a newer context % engine=xetex output=xtx \externalfigure[cow.pdf] \end works ok here (or one can give texexec --xetex

Re: [NTG-context] 2DOWN imposition gives blank pages

2006-08-24 Thread Sanjoy Mahajan
Taco wrote: Don't you need: \setuppapersize[A5,landscape][A4,landscape] \setuparranging[2DOWN,rotated] The following produces a first page with p.1 on the right half, but a blank 2nd page: \setuppapersize[A5,landscape][A4,landscape] \setuparranging[2DOWN,rotated] \starttext \input

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Ricard Roca
It works with jpg, pdf and png, with ConTeXt 2006-08-16 (beta). Thanks, Ricard ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Font's in Gerben Wierda's TeX distribution and ConTeXt

2006-08-24 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 8/24/06, Pepe Barbe wrote: Hello, I am using GW's TeX distribution with ConTeXt. I am interested in using a different font other than Computer Modern. This distribution seems to come with a ton of fonts (More than I need at least). Using the basic ConTeXt provisions to access the fonts I

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 8/24/06, Hans Hagen wrote: Pepe Barbe wrote: Hello, I've been trying to compile my document using XeTeX and it gives me the following error: you probably need a newer context Hmmm ... most probably ImageMagic then. From rlxtools: result = `identify -units PixelsPerCentimeter

Re: [NTG-context] Empty last page, broken markings ??

2006-08-24 Thread WN
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, WN wrote: Hello, The last page in my documents is always empty. The document is setup as singlesided via Always, always (as in: it generates an empty page even if that results in an uneven number of pages)? Correct, always an empty

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Pepe Barbe
On 8/24/06, Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Pepe Barbe wrote: I've been trying to compile my document using XeTeX and it gives me the following error: you probably need a newer context This is what I am running right now: Output written on texexec.pdf (1 page, 18244 bytes).

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Pepe Barbe
On 8/24/06, Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (From time to time it helps to delete the whole ConTeXt and then istall it again. I have no idea what went wrong before, but at least the document compiles now, although I don't get the images yet.) I have reinstalled ConTeXt several times

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 8/24/06, Pepe Barbe wrote: On 8/24/06, Hans Hagen wrote: Pepe Barbe wrote: I've been trying to compile my document using XeTeX and it gives me the following error: you probably need a newer context This is what I am running right now: TeXExec | TeXExec | version 6.2.0 -

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Pepe Barbe
On 8/24/06, Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Can you take a look at write18 (or shell-escape)? Try to google for it since I don't know MacOS, but I'm sure you'll find it. You have to enable it on your computer, usually it's residing in texmf.cnf, but that depends on the system used (on

Re: [NTG-context] 2DOWN imposition gives blank pages

2006-08-24 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Sanjoy Mahajan wrote: Once I understand what's going on, I'll wikify! Unfortunately, I do not understand it either. I wrote my 'dont you need..' based on symptoms, not on understanding. Taco ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Hans Hagen
Pepe Barbe wrote: On 8/24/06, Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (From time to time it helps to delete the whole ConTeXt and then istall it again. I have no idea what went wrong before, but at least the document compiles now, although I don't get the images yet.) I have

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Hans Hagen
Pepe Barbe wrote:how does you rlog (of the tex run look), i.e. the real log texexec --xetex yourfile some.log Hans - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27 | 8061 GH

[NTG-context] Layout and textwidth/textmargin

2006-08-24 Thread nico
Hello, I wonder if it is possible to setup a layout with these requirements: - it can be doublesided, that is, when doublesided the left margin (LM) and right margin (RM) are different and mirrored on right/left pages. - the headings (section, etc.) start just after the left margin. - the

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Jeff Smith
On 8/24/06, Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: - You need to install ImageMagic if you don't have it yet. - My files didn't want to compile either. I deleted everything and installed ConTeXt from scratch (mswintex.zip, justtex.zip, XeTeX from W32TeX + ctxtools --update + remake formats

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and \placefigure

2006-08-24 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 8/24/06, Jeff Smith wrote: On 8/24/06, Mojca Miklavec wrote: - You need to install ImageMagic if you don't have it yet. - My files didn't want to compile either. I deleted everything and installed ConTeXt from scratch (mswintex.zip, justtex.zip, XeTeX from W32TeX + ctxtools --update

Re: [NTG-context] New math feature requests

2006-08-24 Thread Aditya Mahajan
On Tue, 8 Aug 2006, Aditya Mahajan wrote: 3. Formula tagging amsmath allows formulas to be tagged. I will explain amsmath's behaviour and hope that Hans can come up with the context way of doing such things. Occasionally, one wants to tag a formula, e.g. \placefomrula[a] \startformula

Re: [NTG-context] New math feature requests

2006-08-24 Thread Aditya Mahajan
On Tue, 8 Aug 2006, Aditya Mahajan wrote: [ A long list of feature requests ] Here is something that was not in my original list: subformula numbering. Context allows one to number subformulas by specifying the subnumber. Thus, if I want (1a) (1b) and (1c), I need to do