[NTG-context] Re: unicode editor? [please forward]

2004-07-26 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, July 26, 2004 ishamid wrote: [for forwarding to the list] Dear knights of the round table, I generally do my Arabic work in Aleph/eomega in Latin transcription mode, but things are at a point now where I would like to code TeX using unicode (and a unicode otp filter). Now I use

[NTG-context] Fwd: (Classical) greek in ConTeXt/Gamma [please forward]

2004-07-26 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
that editing the otp's will get you the result u wanted quite easily, but in the year since u wrote this u've probably figured that out already:-) Best Idri [NTG-context] (Classical) greek in ConTeXt/Gamma Giuseppe Bilotta [EMAIL PROTECTED] Thu, 10 Apr 2003 15:40:35 +0200 Hello, I don't know

Re[2]: [NTG-context] key=value parameters

2004-07-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, July 23, 2004 Vit Zyka wrote: Actually there is no need to define anything, you can just use \rawgetparameters instead of \getparameters. Great, but unfortunately it does not work with empty parameter list []. No I have no time but I will look for better definition of

Re: [NTG-context] nath catcode issues

2004-07-05 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 4, 2004 Nikolai Weibull wrote: It seems that the code to enable catcode handling in nath math mode isn't working. Currently, nath uses [snip] to set it up, but as far as I can see this doesn't actually do anything as [EMAIL PROTECTED] doesn't get invoked for commas and \dots

Re[10]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-07-05 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 4, 2004 Sebastian Sturm wrote: I will look into the interaction with MPenvironment. To solve the subscript problem, please change line 2738 of t-nath.tex from \ifdim\wd\!!boxa[EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] to \ifdim\wd\!!boxa[EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] (in

Re: [NTG-context] High level user macro (howto?)

2004-06-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, June 26, 2004 Maurice Diamantini dom wrote: Bonjour à tous, One thing is missing in context (or not documented in reference manual?) is a standard and easy way to build arbitrary parametrised high level macros. For exemple, instead of \def\myCommand#9{...} That I should

Re[2]: [NTG-context] compile problems

2004-06-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, June 28, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: TeX run : 1 EOMEGA: unrecognized option `-translate-file=natural.tcx' Try `EOMEGA --help' for more information. Maybe GB/Olaf can let aleph/eomega ignore that (or other unknown) switches? (so that we don't

Re[2]: [NTG-context] High level user macro (howto?)

2004-06-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, June 28, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: There is \setvariables [yournamespace] [yourvar=yourval] which operates independent of the language interface \getvariable{yournamespace}{yourvar} can be used to pick up a var What is the difference between setvariable and getparameters? --

Re[2]: [NTG-context] High level user macro (howto?)

2004-06-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, June 28, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: What is the difference between setvariable and getparameters? the second one does interface translations Sorry, I meant rawgetparameters -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg

Re: [NTG-context] compile problems

2004-06-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, June 26, 2004 Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: Hi gang, I'm having trouble compiling the eomega format with the latest ConTeXt (6-21): \texmf-var\web2ceomega --ini *plain \dump works, but then \texmf-var\web2ctexexec --make --alone en -tex=eomega eomega: unrecognized option

Re[8]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-06-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, June 8, 2004 Gary Pajer wrote: Thank you very much, yes, the new version does work. Giuseppe, please note: I waited a few days to make sure CTAN was up to date. When I first looked for the file, there were different versions on different mirrors. One was dated 2003.12.07, the

Re[6]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-06-05 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, June 1, 2004 Gary Pajer wrote: Let me point out, mainly for the record, that ConTeXt / nath does not seem to work properly under MikTeX. The following script works fine with Linux / teTeX, but with MikTeX, the in-line versions of the math is wrong. -gary

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Arabic-utf-8 (plus a sample)

2004-06-05 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, June 6, 2004 Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: Here is the whole file once again: == #!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; use open ':utf8'; open(NEW,new.tex); #opens file to print out the result while (); { #this opens the file for reading $_ =~

Re[4]: [NTG-context] Arabic-utf-8 (plus a sample)

2004-06-05 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, June 6, 2004 Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: Hi Giuseppe (Is it not way past your bedtime;-), Yes it is, and it shows. But since I'm up and not having any particular urge to go to bed in this very moment, here's a tested alternative that works here: == #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use

Re[4]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-05-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, May 29, 2004 Sebastian Sturm wrote: Yes, this is generally true. All modules should get loaded before \starttext. Well, I had loaded it before \starttext in both cases. But when I loaded it in the first line of my file, it didn't adjust the delimiters; after moving the

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-05-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, May 29, 2004 Sebastian Sturm wrote: Hi, the delimiter sizing is working now; i had to load the module directly before \starttext. Yes, this is generally true. All modules should get loaded before \starttext. However, the units module still isn't working when nath is loaded. Is

Re: [NTG-context] miktex searching

2004-05-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, May 26, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, Because i frequently use texmfstart to locate/launch/etc binaries, scripts and other things in the textree, i need to make sure that it also works with miktex. Do miktex users have kpsewhich on their system (or is this an option), or should i

[NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] amsl: startcases/stopcases

2004-05-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, May 28, 2004 David Munger wrote: Indeed, I used to like nath a lot, but as I pointed out in this thread http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2004/005306.html there are bugs which prevent me from using it at the moment. Yes, it's still in my TODO list. Sadly, I don't have

[NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] amsl: startcases/stopcases

2004-05-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, May 25, 2004 David Munger wrote: Is there some way of telling startcases/stopcases to behave in display mode? Yup, I just changed a couple of things and now we have a \startbigcases ... \stopbigcases for this. Will upload new version soon. Oh, great! I'm really looking

Re[2]: [NTG-context] \=i

2004-05-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, May 26, 2004 Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: Could not interest anyone in the \=i problem, I guess. Anyway, could someone tell me how ConTeXt defines \=i (so as to always get plain \=\i)? Very funky stuff, accents in ConTeXt. You'd have to dig up in enco-acc plus the other enco-* files.

[NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] Re: Re : [NTG-context] amsl: startcases/stopcases

2004-05-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, May 27, 2004 David Munger wrote: Indeed, I used to like nath a lot, but as I pointed out in this thread http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2004/005306.html there are bugs which prevent me from using it at the moment. Yes, it's still in my TODO list. Sadly, I don't have enough

Re: [NTG-context] amsl: startcases/stopcases

2004-05-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, May 20, 2004 David Munger wrote: Hello Giuseppe, I'm having a little trouble with the cases in amsl. Compiling this: \[ f(x) = \startcases 0 \text{if $x -\epsilon$} \\ \frac12 \text{if $x \epsilon$} \stopcases \] results in an error around the

Re[3]: [NTG-context] Page-breakable framed text

2004-02-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, February 26, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: At 15:22 26/02/2004, you wrote: But watch out, they gobble footnotes ... hm, i seldom use them, so i didn't notice, so i need to implement forbidden areas ... since you didn't mention it before i assume that it has a low priority -) I didn't

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Page-breakable framed text

2004-02-26 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, February 26, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: At 16:41 25/02/2004, you wrote: Hi! Is there a way to produce a page-breakable framed text? I've already spent several hours on this and still can't find the solution. Or, may be there's a better way to achieve the effect, shown in the sample?

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Not seeing the wood because of so many trees

2004-02-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, February 17, 2004 Thomas A.Schmitz wrote: Sorry for going back to an older thread, but I don't think the question was answered properly. Alexander Klink wanted to know how to typeset { and }. Suggestions were \type|{| and \type|}| or $\{$ and $\}$. Neither of which is satisfactory,

Re: [NTG-context] bfmath in nath

2004-02-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, February 17, 2004 David Munger wrote: Hello, The following outputs a nice bold displayed omega (the first one), and a thin normal inline one (the second one): \usemodule [nath] \setupbodyfont [12pt] \definebodyfont [12pt] [mm] [mibf=cmmib10 sa 1] \starttext \[\bfmath \omega\]

Re: [NTG-context] numexpr in etex / bug ?

2004-02-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, February 12, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, A numexpr either ends with a \relax or is delimited by () So, the following works as expected: \number\numexpr(1) test but ... the following gives an error message: \number\numexpr(1) /test so, the expr parser looks beyond the )

Re[2]: [NTG-context] numexpr in etex / bug ?

2004-02-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, February 14, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: So always put a \relax after an expression :) yes, but i'm occasionally surpised when a \relax is pushed back in the list (and for instance acrobat does not like /Whatever 12\relax Well, that's not a \relax that comes from an \..expr command for

Re: [NTG-context] Pb running ex-gui

2004-01-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, January 23, 2004 olivier Turlier wrote: A question on Ruby : does it accept a namespace in a path? (like Program Files) ^ Here, I list all the unsuccessfull commands (from the command line in Scite) (see a complete listenig attached): ruby exampler

[NTG-context] Re: Re: [NTG-context] Indentation after formulas

2004-01-21 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, January 20, 2004 David Munger wrote: Let \placeformula \[ f(x) = x^2, \] where $x$ means nothing. I've found that inserting \let\startformula\startmpformula \let\stopformula\stopmpformula before \usemodule[nath] does the trick. But I feel it's not a very good idea. Any

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Unable to customize publication list

2004-01-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hi, It definitely doesn't seem to work here ... Just to clarify, the \cites[..] do appear with brackets, it's the list that doesn't have them. Using ConTeXt ver: 2004.1.13 fmt: 2004.1.14 int: english mes: english Tuesday, January 20, 2004 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi, This

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Localizing the bibliography

2004-01-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, January 20, 2004 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi Giuseppe, These words are all part of the bibl-XXX.tex input files. The best way to change them is to make a copy of one of these files and make changes in the (renamed) copy. Different styles you different words in different places, so

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Unable to customize publication list

2004-01-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, January 20, 2004 Tobias Burnus wrote: Hi, On Tue, Jan 20, 2004 at 11:23:23AM +0100, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: It definitely doesn't seem to work here ... Just to clarify, the \cites[..] do appear with brackets, it's the list that doesn't have them. Using Here it works (in the list

[NTG-context] Footnotes with(out) backgrounds

2004-01-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello, a user on it.comp.software.tex just discovered a bug in handling footnotes when backgrounds are present. Brief example: \starttext \setupfootnotes[rule=on] \setupbackground[topoffset=7pt,bottomoffset=7pt] % \startlocalfootnotes[n=0] \startbackground La {\bf locomozione} è un tipo di

[NTG-context] Localizing the bibliography

2004-01-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hi all, as a follow-up to a request on it.comp.software.tex (ya know, I managed to trick a couple of Italians in using ConTeXt ;)): the m-bib module and companion files have a bunch of strings that get inserted in the bibliography list; some of them are localizable (e.g. the and or the et.al.),

[NTG-context] \enableregime, \setupbodyfont and the amsl module

2004-01-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hi Hans and all, a user on it.comp.software.tex just noticed a funny interaction between the amsl module and an appropriate choice of fonts and encodings. The following minimal test file shows the problem: \setupbodyfont[ber,pos] \usemodule[nath] \enableregime[il1] \starttext \`e è un'attività

Re[2]: [NTG-context] \enableregime, \setupbodyfont and the amsl module

2004-01-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, January 13, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: At 17:15 13/01/2004, you wrote: Hi Hans and all, a user on it.comp.software.tex just noticed a funny interaction between the amsl module and an appropriate choice of fonts and encodings. The following minimal test file shows the problem:

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Perl scripts almost unusable under Win32 MiKTeX

2004-01-04 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, January 4, 2004 Hans Hagen wrote: At 10:12 23/12/2003, you wrote: Recent ConTeXt updates have rendered some Perl scripts (texshow.pl modules) unusable under MiKTeX because they heavily rely on web2c methods to find binaries and complementary files. it would help if there was a

Re: [NTG-context] Update failure: I'm losing my mind

2003-12-11 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, December 11, 2003 Gary Pajer wrote: MiKTeX. I've done this half a dozen times. This time it doesn't work. I feel stupid. What have I forgotten? Things were working perfectly. I decide to update, so I download cont-tmf.zip to \localtexmf. Then I unzip, overwritting all the old

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Update failure: I'm losing my mind

2003-12-11 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, December 11, 2003 Gary Pajer wrote: Thanks, but that didn't work. I still have a nagging feeling that I'm forgetting something simple. MiKTeX comes with a texexec.exe. Putting texexec.ini in the same directory doesn't do it either. First of all, don't use the ConTeXt package that

Re: [NTG-context] Re: ntg-context digest, Vol 1 #581 - 7 msgs

2003-12-10 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, December 10, 2003 Christopher G. D. Tipper wrote: You missed the point. You markup and style your document using Word stylesheets, and then XML is a matter of search and replace. A hold load better than a lame text-editor. Ok, I see what you mean now. In this case OOo is even

Re[2]: [NTG-context] ConTeXt Switcher?

2003-12-09 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, December 10, 2003 Christopher G D Tipper wrote: This is probably taboo, but surely the smart thing to do is start from Word, generate some XML with macros, and produce some HTML with stylesheets, some PDF with ConTeXt. BTW you can generate some simple Context with VB macros and

[NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context] Re : [NTG-context] Gathered equations with t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 8, 2003 David Munger wrote: \placeformula \startgather f(x) = x \\ g(x) = x^2 \\ h(x) = x^3 \stopgather I will look into this. Are you using amsl only or nath too? It works well with amsl only. Though it would be nice to have an option to chose between

[NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context] Re : [NTG-context] Gathered equations with t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 8, 2003 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Regarding your problem(s): * with the ConTeXt version I have (2003.09.26), all lines in the gather are separate. The whole block has a single number, though. This is both with, and without nath. * formula (sub)numbering needs a good cleanup

[NTG-context] Re[2]: [NTG-context] Re : [NTG-context] Gathered equations with t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 8, 2003 David Munger wrote: What version of ConTeXt are you using? texexec says: ConTeXt ver: 2003.1.31 fmt: 2003.10.4 int: english mes: english I'm using the version included in debian unstable's tetex package. That's pretty old. May I suggest an upgrade? (It wouldn't

Re: [NTG-context] Gathered equations with t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 8, 2003 David Munger wrote: Monday, December 8, 2003 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Regarding your problem(s): * with the ConTeXt version I have (2003.09.26), all lines in the gather are separate. The whole block has a single number, though. This is both with, and without

Re[2]: [NTG-context] ConTeXt Switcher?

2003-12-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 8, 2003 Bob Kerstetter wrote: I know XML source should work, but at least for me, creating XML source is unproductive. I work with a text editor and find writing this: ``Hello world,'' says HAL. much more productive than writing this: p#8220;Hello world#8221;/p, says

Re[2]: [NTG-context] t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, December 7, 2003 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: I uploaded a new ctx-math.zip to CTAN, containing the updated files. If you want to grab the new modules before they get distributed properly, see if you can get it from the UK node. Also note that now nath will automatically load amsl,so you

Re: [NTG-context] Gathered equations with t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, December 7, 2003 David Munger wrote: [Sorry if this is a repost. The first time, I posted from the wrong email account.] --- Hello Giuseppe, you've done a great work with amsl an nath modules! Seems that there is a little bug when you try to gather more than

Re: [NTG-context] t-amsl and t-nath

2003-12-06 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, December 2, 2003 Boris Hollas wrote: Hello! I tried the modules t-amsl and t-nath. This is what I noticed or have questions about: 1. The bracket for \cases{} is too small when t-nath is used, as in this example: \usemodule[amsl] \usemodule[nath] \starttext We denote by

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Updated Nath/AmSL modules

2003-12-03 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 1, 2003 Tobias Burnus wrote: Hi, On Mon, Dec 01, 2003 at 04:24:16PM +0100, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: And for the I'm stupid series, I reintroduced an old bug in fixing another, so here we are again. Hmm, I saved that file (nath.tar.bz2), used bunzip2 (nath.tar

Re: [NTG-context] Updated Nath/AmSL modules

2003-12-01 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, November 29, 2003 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello guys, for those among you who need to do math stuff, I updated the nath and amsl modules, fixing a couple of bugs (no new features yet). And for the I'm stupid series, I reintroduced an old bug in fixing another, so here we are again

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Updated Nath/AmSL modules

2003-12-01 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, December 1, 2003 Tobias Burnus wrote: Hi, On Mon, Dec 01, 2003 at 04:24:16PM +0100, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: And for the I'm stupid series, I reintroduced an old bug in fixing another, so here we are again. Hmm, I saved that file (nath.tar.bz2), used bunzip2 (nath.tar

[NTG-context] Updated Nath/AmSL modules

2003-11-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello guys, for those among you who need to do math stuff, I updated the nath and amsl modules, fixing a couple of bugs (no new features yet). Let me know how they fare. NATH.TAR.BZ2 Description: Binary data

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Permission denied

2003-11-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 19, 2003 Idris S Hamid wrote: Thnx Ed and Giuseppe 4 your help direction. Question: When backing up to cd is there any way to maintain write-permission upon retransfer to hard disk? I use Nero for back-up. This is getting off-topic I know... No because the read-only

Re: [NTG-context] Permission denied

2003-11-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 13, 2003 Idris S Hamid wrote: Hi guys, just reinstalled things, and eomega plus gamma gives me the following: This is e-Omegak, Version 3.14159--1.15--2.1 (Web2c 7.4.5) %-line parsing enabled. Copyright (c) 2002 the e-Omega task force eomega.exe: context.fls:

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Permission denied

2003-11-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 13, 2003 Idris S Hamid wrote: I think I found the problem: I backed up some stuff on a cd; when I transferred the files to my other computer all the file properties read read-only, so whenever eomega tried to modify a temporary file (fls, log, etc) it was denied

Re[4]: [NTG-context] resolution

2003-10-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, October 25, 2003 Severin Obertuefer wrote: Saturday, October 25, 2003 Severin Obertuefer wrote: i get an error when I try this: pstopdf can not be found ... I use MS Windows and Miktex. GS is installed Is it in the path? c:\programme\ruby\bin;

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Visual creators for ConTeXt

2003-10-15 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, October 14, 2003 Patrick Gundlach wrote: Hi, (btw, do you use the xml alternative of the command reference?) (why alternative? ;-)) This is a very good question! I'd like to know, too :) We could establish a cont-??.xml working group. Or a technical committee. There already

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Visual creators for ConTeXt

2003-10-15 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, October 15, 2003 Patrick Gundlach wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: There already is (was) a ConTeXt-documentation project on SourceForge, with a mailing list and all. I searched for context and documentation on sf.net, but did not get any results. http

Re: [NTG-context] keywords

2003-10-02 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, October 2, 2003 Patrick Gundlach wrote: Steffen Wolfrum [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: [...] - always surprised by the amount of unexpected keywords... you know about the reference (setup-en.pdf..) and (e)texshow? What's etexshow? (I know about texshow) -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Context Ruby scripts

2003-09-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, September 30, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: At 16:30 30/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Downloaded the beta, there are no files with extension rb. On the Pragmasite/context/beta is no rubz folder ah, i see, i don't zip *.rb -) BTW Hans, could you please switch to .tar.bz2 for the package?

Re[2]: [NTG-context] math in context

2003-09-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, September 26, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: At 06:51 26/09/2003 +0100, you wrote: I woul like to know where I may find a complete list of symbols like $\Bbb{R}$ to use in context while I am typing maths. The main hurdle that I have today in change my personal typset work from latex to

Re[2]: [NTG-context] TeX capacity exceeded in MikTeX

2003-09-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, September 29, 2003 ^Nitram^ wrote: Hi, ! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [hash size=35000]. In MiKTeX the file is miktex.ini, not texmf.cnf; you should find a hash_size= entry there. There was no entry like this ;( But I created it (and also hash_size_def) in section MikTeX,

Re: [NTG-context] \let \def \relax ?

2003-09-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, September 25, 2003 Steffen Wolfrum wrote: Hi, for reasons of consistency I'd like to define a kind of master-line. So I have everywhere the same proportions even when changing this master value. My idea was \def\MyGrid{15pt} and to use it for example like width=1.5\MyGrid

Re: [NTG-context] Aligment?

2003-09-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, September 24, 2003 ^Nitram^ wrote: Hi, When I trying with new commands I noticed that: \framed[align=left,width=broad]{left} \framed[align=right,width=broad]{right} produced: |---| | left| |---| |---| |right

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, September 18, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: this 'using a fake formula' is more or less the way i determine the last line length, but keep in mind that this only works in situations like: some text \measline and not in some text \par (or empty line) \measline Hans, that is *not*

Re[3]: [NTG-context] Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hans, that is *not* supposed to work in those cases because a \par or an empty line determine an end-of-paragraph, so the formula starts a new paragraph and the lenght of the previous line is *irrelevant* --you don't have a mid-paragraph display. I know that you like those freeform spacey

Re[4]: [NTG-context] Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, September 18, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: yes, but a very short last line will make uit look quite ugly, i.e. there is already quite some space there; i'd rather tend to have a different threshold then (say 4em instead of 2em, which boils down to: some long text

Re[5]: [NTG-context] Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, September 18, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: At 17:31 18/09/2003 +0200, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: proposes something like \parfillskip = .5\hsize plus .092\hsize minus .5\hsize hm, we need a way to parametrize this, will think of it I was hoping you would :) Another bad feature

Re: [NTG-context] Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-17 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, September 16, 2003 Emil Hedevang Lohse wrote: Hello, Suppose I have the following code: blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah \startmpformula formula \stopmpformula and that it yields the following output blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah

Re: [NTG-context] Changes/bugs in the new Context

2003-09-11 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, September 11, 2003 Michal Kvasnicka wrote: Dear Mr. Hagen. I'm sorry I bother you, but I really need a help. Some time ago I uploaded and installed the new version of ConTeXt (ConTeXt ver: 2003.8.21). After that I was not able to compile some of my documents due to changes (bug?)

Re[2]: [NTG-context] double-lined Z for meaning integers

2003-09-10 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, September 10, 2003 Ed L Cashin wrote: I went grepping around for the commands that you and Giuseppe Bilotta refer to, but I couldn't find them. Perhaps my context version is too old? [EMAIL PROTECTED] tmp$ texexec --version TeXExec 1.9 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2000

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Editor for ConTeXt ?...

2003-09-09 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, September 9, 2003 John Culleton wrote: On Tuesday 09 September 2003 05:55, Hans Hagen wrote: At 11:22 09/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Hi, Anybody know about any editor with ConTeXt support ?... For windows unfortunately... TeXnicCenter looks good, but there is support only

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Status update on e-Omega/Aleph

2003-09-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, September 8, 2003 Bill McClain wrote: On Mon, 8 Sep 2003 16:43:26 +0200 Giuseppe Bilotta [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'd like to inform you on the current status and short-term forecast for e-Omega. Could you give some brief comments for we (me, I mean) who haven't been following

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Status update on e-Omega/Aleph

2003-09-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, September 8, 2003 Simon Pepping wrote: On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 06:08:12PM +0200, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Uh ... not really, unless you need it for some very special stuff. The only general advancement in Omega (and thus Aleph) which is of general interest is the presence of more

Re[2]: [NTG-context] CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Tim 't Hart wrote: TtH Jin-Hwan Cho wrote: My suggestion for supporting CJK characters in ConTeXt is to write a new module using e-Omega. Even though e-Omega does not produce PDF format directly, there are not much problem with DVIPDFMx. TtH When I first tried to use

Re[4]: [NTG-context] CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH At 12:37 27/08/2003 +0200, you wrote: (I hate replying to myself, but ...) Ok, since it seems that e-Omega is starting to get some mass interest, I'm thinking about setting up a mailing list for it. Maybe two, one for users and one for developers.

Re: [NTG-context] parameter mechanism

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Peter Rolf wrote: PR Hello all, PR I have problems to understand the command (parameter) mechanism of context. PR My experiments with \getparameters didn't work, so I used PR \xdescgetparameters PR from Giuseppe Bilotta (t-xdesc.tex). PR In my eyes they look the same

Re[5]: [NTG-context] CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH At 13:38 27/08/2003 +0200, you wrote: Is there some form to fill up to request the creation of the [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list? HH just ask the ntg secretary Willy Egger (on this list -) Wow, this world is great! To Willy Egger: would it be

Re[2]: [NTG-context] CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Idris S Hamid wrote: ISH FWIW, I think that one list is certainly enough. ISH Looking at the Omega list I'm ISH not sure there was any real benefit in having two ISH lists; we certainly don't need ISH to divide energies at this stage with two low-traffic lists. ISH Now

Re: [NTG-context] Re: CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Hong Feng wrote: It's time to discuss the topic CJK support in ConTeXt in a more public place. HF I can support this idea! I can build a mailing list with HF GNU Mailman on my upcoming server. Isn't this a good enough place? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

Re[2]: [NTG-context] parameter mechanism

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH At 16:56 27/08/2003 +0200, you wrote: The trick is in mult-ini.tex, which redefines dosetvalue co to support the multilingual interface; this is a problem when you want to get raw (unconverted) keyword/value sets, which is why it fails. ConTeXt

Re[3]: [NTG-context] parameter mechanism

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: GB Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH At 16:56 27/08/2003 +0200, you wrote: The trick is in mult-ini.tex, which redefines dosetvalue co to support the multilingual interface; this is a problem when you want to get raw (unconverted

Re[4]: [NTG-context] CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Tim 't Hart wrote: I first started to use e-Omega and ConTeXt with the fpTeX distribution, which had e-Omega 1.15 installed. Later I switched to W32TeX (a Japanese distribution) which had version 1.23. I just saw that a few days ago, the maintainer of W32TeX

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Re: CJK support in ConTeXt

2003-08-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2003 Tim 't Hart wrote: I agree that there should be another list for e-Omega (Aleph) where we can discuss implementing multilingual code for ConTeXt, because I think it's a bit off-topic for the regular ConTeXt list. But on the other hand, I also support Hong Feng when

Re: [NTG-context] Texexec changing directories

2003-08-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, August 24, 2003 David Arnold wrote: DA All, DA I need some help with an annoying feature that has cropped up after an DA update of Miktex and Context. DA D:\NSFGRANT\MultiCalc\VecMattexexec --version DA TeXExec 3.2 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2003 DA total run time : 0

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Re: Math in context

2003-08-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, August 4, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH At 19:07 31/07/2003 +0200, you wrote: Attached to this email you'll find two ConTeXt module, amsl and nath; there is no documentation yet, but the nath module is the HH i'll look into it later in mode detail; a quick browse showed me a funny HH

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Re: Math in context

2003-08-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, August 3, 2003 Emil Hedevang Lohse wrote: EHL There seems to be a little bug; compare EHL \[\frac A{1-\frac BC}\] EHL with EHL \[\frac A{(1-\frac BC)}\] EHL In the latter the fraction in the denominator is placed so high that EHL the B alsmost touches the fraction rule. Thank

[NTG-context] This is something Hans will love ...

2003-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hey Hans, this was just announced on comp.text.tex: Name of contribution: PerlTeX Name and email: Scott Pakin ... Suggested location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/supported/perltex Summary description: Define LaTeX macros in terms of Perl code License type: LaTeX Project Announcement

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Arabic support for ConTeXt

2003-07-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 27, 2003 Abhishek Seth wrote: AS Sorry for my daftness. I forgot that. If it makes you happy, I did a similar gross mistake during the presentation ... imagine the (lack of) results! -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Arabic support for ConTeXt

2003-07-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, July 25, 2003 Hans Hagen wrote: HH Here in Hawai'i GB and TE sat together and got it running under linux so HH eomega is tetex ready ... e-Omega 1.15 will be there in teTeX 2.0.2, probably. -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Re: encodings

2003-06-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, June 11, 2003 Morten Høgholm wrote: MH Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Saturday, June 7, 2003 Johannes Hüsing wrote: JH allallallallallong long li long long long Those are the lyrics of a song, which I know I've heard. Would you mind reminding me which song it was? MH It's called

Re[2]: [NTG-context] No MP graphics after installation under MikTeX

2003-06-04 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, June 4, 2003 Sytse Knypstra wrote: SK Thank you, Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta and Helmut SK Schwertner, for your advice. SK In texexec.ini I added --enable-write18 to the line: SK for miktex set TeXPassString to --alias=context SK I ran texexec --make en nl metafun mptopdf, SK

Re: [NTG-context] No MP graphics after installation under MikTeX

2003-06-03 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, June 3, 2003 Sytse Knypstra wrote: SK 2. Install MikTeX 2.2 (large). The localtexmf and texmf trees are generated. BTW there's a more recent MiKTeX (2.3). SK 12. In c:\texmf\miktex\config we find the file miktex.ini SK Under the heading [ConTeXt] add: SK pool_size=100 SK

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