Re: [NTG-context] Portuguese characters under Mac OS X

2007-02-01 Thread Fidel Viegas
On 1/31/07, Oliver Buerschaper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am having a problem processing my ConText files under Mac OS X. I am using TeXShop, and when I render the text written in Portuguese, it does not render the characters with accents. I did not have this problem under Windows, and so

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread luigi scarso
http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/xcorresp.pdf ok, thanks. (it's time to re-read all docs, i believe) Perhaps it's better to make a folder with unfinished stuff, to avoid confusions. John ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) gave me a good hint when he said to download mailing list, so I found

Re: [NTG-context] problem with pdftex-1.40.1 and Gentium ligatures

2007-02-01 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Hi Johan, If the only change is the pdftex version, than it sounds like this is a pdftex bug. Any chance you can create a small standalone testfile? Best, Taco Johan Sandblom wrote: When I moved from pdftex-1.30.5-2.2 (from texlive-base-bin 2005.dfsg.2-10 on debian) to pdftex-1.40.1 suddenly

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread Rolf Marvin Bøe Lindgren
On 1. feb. 2007, at 7:11, Aditya Mahajan wrote: I do not use the m-letter module because it is too complicated for my needs. If you think about it, a letter is usually something fairly straight-forward. I have a personal p-letter.tex module which does Oh, it's no problem for me to set up a

[NTG-context] longer ConTeXt+XeTeX compile time than before

2007-02-01 Thread Jeong Dalyoung
Dear all, Recently I updated TeXlive and ConTeXt. After that the compiling time of a file under ConTeXt+XeTeX became longer than before. However, there is no change when I compiled the files using ConTeXt. I tested the same file using the previous ConTeXt version in the another Mac and

Re: [NTG-context] [XeTeX] longer ConTeXt+XeTeX compile time than before

2007-02-01 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On 2/1/07, Jeong Dalyoung wrote: Dear all, Recently I updated TeXlive and ConTeXt. After that the compiling time of a file under ConTeXt+XeTeX became longer than before. However, there is no change when I compiled the files using ConTeXt. I tested the same file using the previous ConTeXt

Re: [NTG-context] [XeTeX] longer ConTeXt+XeTeX compile time than before

2007-02-01 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 1 Feb 2007, at 1:51 pm, Mojca Miklavec wrote: If you have someone to blame, please blame me. I asked Hans if he could add an additional switch -output-driver=xdvipdfmx when running XeTeX. This means that the files are now converted to pdf with xdvipdfmx instead of xdv2pdf. Without that

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread John R. Culleton
On Thursday 01 February 2007 01:11, Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Wed, 31 Jan 2007, Rolf Marvin Bøe Lindgren wrote: the one thing that stops my total conversion to ConTeXt is my lack of understanding of, er, context. I've studied the manual Corresponcence which presupposes far better

Re: [NTG-context] problem with pdftex-1.40.1 and Gentium ligatures

2007-02-01 Thread Johan Sandblom
It took a lot of searching for a minimal case, apparently there are many levels of interaction here. The file below has blanks for fi fl ff when compiled with pdftex-1.40.1 but not with pdftex-1.30.5. Do you need some parts of my tex/font setup as well? Johan \usetypescriptfile[type-sil-gentium]

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread Wolfgang Werners-Lucchini
On 1 Feb 2007 at 12:00, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) gave me a good hint when he said to download mailing list, so I found http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2004/008068.html http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2004/008044.html I found:

Re: [NTG-context] [XeTeX] longer ConTeXt+XeTeX compile time than before

2007-02-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Jonathan Kew wrote: It may be that older ConTeXt scripts didn't run an xdv-to-pdf converter at all until the last of several passes; if you call xetex with the -no-pdf switch on all the preliminary runs, it will skip the conversion and therefore be faster. But I'm not sure exactly how

Re: [NTG-context] problem with pdftex-1.40.1 and Gentium ligatures

2007-02-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Johan Sandblom wrote: It took a lot of searching for a minimal case, apparently there are many levels of interaction here. The file below has blanks for fi fl ff when compiled with pdftex-1.40.1 but not with pdftex-1.30.5. Do you need some parts of my tex/font setup as well? Johan

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread Idris Samawi Hamid
On Thu, 01 Feb 2007 10:25:20 -0700, Wolfgang Werners-Lucchini [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: so, maybe Hraban can say something about the modules m-letter and m-corresp? Or better yet, Hans himself ;-) Idris -- Professor Idris Samawi Hamid Department of Philosophy Colorado State University Fort

Re: [NTG-context] problem with pdftex-1.40.1 and Gentium ligatures

2007-02-01 Thread Johan Sandblom
For the time being I simplified my design and removed the use of Zapf Chancery, and there is no problem. Johan 2007/2/1, Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Johan Sandblom wrote: It took a lot of searching for a minimal case, apparently there are many levels of interaction here. The file below

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: On Thu, 01 Feb 2007 10:25:20 -0700, Wolfgang Werners-Lucchini [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: so, maybe Hraban can say something about the modules m-letter and m-corresp? Or better yet, Hans himself ;-) we use the letter stuff is in combination with an xml

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in ConTeXt

2007-02-01 Thread Rolf Marvin Bøe Lindgren
On 1. feb. 2007, at 10:40, Hans Hagen wrote: we use the letter stuff is in combination with an xml database of adresses but i also use the thing standalone (address in file) maybe when i'm in the mood i'll make it better; actually it's rather configurable already by using setups then

[NTG-context] Page number on 'chapter' pages

2007-02-01 Thread Confused Scientist
Hi all, I'm using ConTeXt to layout my phd thesis and I need to follow some rather strict rules. One of these is that every page must be numbered. I'm having some trouble adding numbers to the page where the chapter starts and the preceding page (where I place a famous quotation). Below are