[NTG-context] how to get reference label from stacked itemize

2019-04-06 Thread Floris van Manen
> Did you try \item[myref] and \in[myref]? > This will do the job indeed. \starttext \startitemize[n] \item One \item[refTwo] Two \startitemize[a] \item A \item[refB] B Test \stopitemize \stopitemize see (\in[refTwo].\in[refB]) for Test Is there some construction to combine an item

[NTG-context] how to get reference label from stacked itemize

2019-04-06 Thread Floris van Manen
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Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> More likely the problem it has is due to the omitted /CIDSet in the font > descriptor. > > The error is in the display engine, not the text extractor (since cut > work ok). > And that means the problem is almost certainly not the cmap. The only other > non-trivial > difference I saw in the

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> indeed on preview no x shows up but it does in other viewers > Not just the x. In the second example the s will disappear, be shows up if you add some extra digits, and then dropping the 2 The OSX preview is flaky but i’d assume the output of both context version would be similar (enough)

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> With osx preview? How small can you make that test (try removing characters) > till it shows up ok. yes, OSX 10.11.6 preview Most likely an issue with OSX preview. The pdf show correct on Ubuntu .F the error will stay all the way down: \starttext conText \stoptext \starttext conTest

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
There seems to be some subtle differences in the pdf output when comparing the old and new context This is the context input: \usemodule [vim] \setuppapersize [A4] \setuplayout [ backspace=10mm, topspace=25mm, width=190mm, header=0mm, footer=0mm, height=240mm, ] \setupheader

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Floris van Manen
H. > We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to > present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same > good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and ConTeXt > LMTX. No more Mk-whatever, no more dependencies for we

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
> On Wed, Jan 30, 2019 at 10:15 AM Floris van Manen wrote: > If TeX and Context are about typesetting beautiful readable typography, > the logos as presented do not reflect that thought per se. > At first glance is is a pile of incoherent letters and colours. > e.g. difficult to re

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
If TeX and Context are about typesetting beautiful readable typography, the logos as presented do not reflect that thought per se. At first glance is is a pile of incoherent letters and colours. e.g. difficult to read and memorise. .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
> @Floris vM: Font, spacing, overall appealingness. > No Helvetica/Nimbus Sans, which has less meaning to me for ConTeXt than a > DIN-ish/technical one. > Colors are fun. Could you elaborate on how ‘fun’ in colors is defined? I see no coherency in the color palet. > If you don’t see it this

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-29 Thread Floris van Manen
As it is now, to me it is not so much of an improvement. What are you trying to improve over the original? (For the horizontal version, i’d prefer at least the correct letter values in place ;-) .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

[NTG-context] nice overview of tex

2019-01-09 Thread Floris van Manen
> There are two extensive historic articles on tex here: > > http://walden-family.com/ieee/texhistory.html > — … LuaTEX is perhaps the most recent fundamentally new development in the TEX world. YES ! ;-) .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

[NTG-context] \quad confusion

2018-12-27 Thread Floris van Manen
When trying to typeset, luatex kept complaining about incorrect parameters for ‘minus’. There is no \minus command in the source however. So it turns out that the combination of using \quad with ‘plus’, 'minus', and some more make the error appear. If i rewrite minus by {minus} the error does

Re: [NTG-context] color check

2018-12-06 Thread Floris van Manen
hu, Dec 6, 2018 at 10:55 AM Floris van Manen wrote: > while experimenting with the sample transparency color code > > > \definecolor [transparentred] [r=1,t=.5,a=1] > \definecolor [transparentblue] [b=1,t=.5,a=1] > \definecolor [solidyellow] [y=1,t=1,a=1] > > \start

Re: [NTG-context] color check

2018-12-06 Thread Floris van Manen
indeed, it’s probably related to the preview of osx 10.11.6 version. e.g. if i paste the pdf into this mail, i shows up correctly. t4test.pdf Description: Adobe PDF document > On 6 Dec 2018, at 11:02, Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > Hi Floris, > >> >> if i change the yellow t value to .99 >>

[NTG-context] color check

2018-12-06 Thread Floris van Manen
while experimenting with the sample transparency color code \definecolor [transparentred] [r=1,t=.5,a=1] \definecolor [transparentblue] [b=1,t=.5,a=1] \definecolor [solidyellow] [y=1,t=1,a=1] \starttext \startTEXpage ~This is some sample text that goes behind the rectangles\hskip-80mm

Re: [NTG-context] Interlinear translations in Context

2018-12-03 Thread Floris van Manen
where can i find the description and features of the \ruby and \defineruby commands? .F > On 3 Dec 2018, at 13:36, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > > > Huseyin Özoguz schrieb am 03.12.18 um 12:51: >> Thanks and I may have questions to the actual question about interlinear >> typesetting

Re: [NTG-context] filling overlap ?

2018-10-07 Thread Floris van Manen
shifted (0mm, -4mm); fill p withcolor red ; clip currentpicture to q ; clip currentpicture to r ; draw p ; draw q ; draw r ; > On 7 Oct 2018, at 13:19, Mikael P. Sundqvist wrote: > > On Sun, Oct 7, 2018 at 1:10 PM Floris van Manen wrote: >> >> Could someone poin

Re: [NTG-context] filling overlap ?

2018-10-07 Thread Floris van Manen
thanks ! .F > > Hi! > > This is something similar as in page 304 of the manual > http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/metafun-p.pdf > > \startMPpage > path p ; p := fullsquare xscaled 10mm yscaled 12mm superellipsed .7 ; > path q ; q := fullsquare xscaled 9mm yscaled 11mm superellipsed

[NTG-context] filling overlap ?

2018-10-07 Thread Floris van Manen
Could someone point me to te way as how to fill only the overlap of three paths using metafun ? path p ; p := fullsquare xscaled 10mm yscaled 12mm superellipsed .7 ; path q ; q := fullsquare xscaled 9mm yscaled 11mm superellipsed .7 ; q := q shifted (3mm, -2mm); path r ; r := fullsquare xscaled

[NTG-context] handling an external sag file as a text character

2018-10-02 Thread Floris van Manen
When it is possible to handle an external svg file as a singe character with text, i assume there is someone on the list who could point me to the instructions as how to do that. Thanks Floris signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

[NTG-context] wiki issue

2018-09-25 Thread Floris van Manen
got an error while searching for a keyword https://wiki.contextgarden.net/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch=placebuffer=Go [966e839e01d0a232c888254a] /index.php?title=Special%3ASearch=placebuffer=Go Wikimedia\Rdbms\DBQueryError from line 1457 of

Re: [NTG-context] Position of image in tabulate

2018-09-25 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 22 Sep 2018, at 18:29, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 9/22/2018 4:36 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Hi, >> with the following code >> \starttext >> \starttabulate[|w(.4\textwidth)|p|] >> \NC\externalfigure[cow.pdf][width=.3\textwidth] >> \NC \input ward\NC\NR >> \stoptabulate >> \stoptext >> the

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun: Finding intersection between characters

2018-09-22 Thread Floris van Manen
It does not seem to work for all character combinations. e.g. B works, C works, C works, but N does not work. not N Why would that be? Thanks .Floris > On 22 Sep 2018, at 11:27, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 9/22/2018 10:35 AM, Henri Menke wrote: >> Dear list, >> Challanged by a very old TeX.SX

Re: [NTG-context] columns unexpected (odd) results

2018-08-01 Thread Floris van Manen
Not sure as how to tell why it is misusing the line environment. But the suggested \par solution does not work. .F > On 1 Aug 2018, at 21:28, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Ending each line in a proper (e.g. by adding \par to finish the paragraph) > without the misuse the lines environment

Re: [NTG-context] columns unexpected (odd) results

2018-08-01 Thread Floris van Manen
that works indeed. thank you .F > On 1 Aug 2018, at 13:04, Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > Hi, > > Same problem I had. > > As a workaround, > > \setuplayout[grid=yes] > > helps. > >> On 1 Aug 2018, at 12:37, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: >> >> On 08/01/2018 11:48 AM, Henri Menke wrote: >>> Cannot

[NTG-context] columns unexpected (odd) results

2018-08-01 Thread Floris van Manen
Has anyone a solution / hint as how to get the linespacing correct when using columns ? The first page works as expected, but all the following pages have an unexpected mis-alignment in the first column The document itself is plain vanilla: \starttext \startlines Testing 1971-04-26

Re: [NTG-context] Invoice Forms

2018-06-14 Thread Floris van Manen
almost… what is \fieevis ? \670>:letter:layer:location:fiee ... 5em \fieevis \setuptabulate [bodyfont=s... l.4 } > On 14 Jun 2018, at 16:00, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > Am 2018-06-14 um 12:48 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > >> Am

Re: [NTG-context] \replaceword with spaces

2018-04-15 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 15 Apr 2018, at 18:42, Hans Hagen wrote: > > In this case "The Time Capsule" from Endre eNerd (blu ray on my top floor > work space with surround 5.1). much like TeX, drummers do know about timing ;-) .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using

Re: [NTG-context] \replaceword with spaces

2018-04-15 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 15 Apr 2018, at 18:02, Hans Hagen wrote: > > (some upbeat music in the background so i could convince myself) what music ? .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

Re: [NTG-context] option for printing range

2018-02-27 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 27 Feb 2018, at 13:50, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > Too bad I can’t live (make a living) without Photoshop, InDesign etc... well, that depends as how you organise the workflow… i switched away from adobe using context instead. .F signature.asc Description: Message

[NTG-context] missing link

2018-02-04 Thread Floris van Manen
On the contextgarden.net site, at page: http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Mark_IV near the end of the page you see: More sample code Other examples of Lua(TeX) code are to be found on Luigi’s user page as well as http://luatex.bluwiki.com/ the link http://luatex.bluwiki.com/ points to a

Re: [NTG-context] xtables: rowwise, columnwise, and cellwise operations

2018-01-05 Thread Floris van Manen
apparently >\startxcell[suffix][ny=2] cell a 1 \stopxcell should be \startxcell[suffix, ny=2] cell a 1 \stopxcell > On 5 Jan 2018, at 14:32, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 1/5/2018 4:57 AM, Henri wrote: >> Dear list, >> The Natural Tables have this great

Re: [NTG-context] setting row height?

2017-12-29 Thread Floris van Manen
> > \startxrow[height=1cm] % ... or locally. > \startxcell > first bot > \stopxcell > \startxcell > second bot > \stopxcell > \stopxrow > > \stopxtable > > \stoptext > > > > Cheers. > >

[NTG-context] setting row height?

2017-12-28 Thread Floris van Manen
What is the (preferred) way to set the height of table rows? e.g. the online documentation tells me how to set the width, not the height. or how to set the height of the table? \starttable[*{4}{|w(7mm)}|][textwidth=max]\HL[5] \VL[5]{1} \VL[1]{0} \VL[5]{2} \VL[1]{8} \VL[5]\AR\HL[1] \VL[5]{8}

Re: [NTG-context] WYSIWYM editor on top of ConTeXt / Lout

2017-12-07 Thread Floris van Manen
it might be simpler to have a ‘watch’ option for the context compiler combined with an ‘open result’. e.g. the coffeescript compiler allows for a ‘-w’ option, it will keep the compiler running in the background and start compiling the file(s) as soon as it detects any changes. i guess such

Re: [NTG-context] German letter style

2017-12-05 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 5 Dec 2017, at 16:41, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > > contextgarden is full of letter examples. But even the first simple > example here http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Letter#Example does not > compile. same here: mtx-context | run 1: luatex

Re: [NTG-context] bug updating the ConTeXt Suite?

2017-11-06 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 6 Nov 2017, at 18:58, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > > On 11/06/2017 10:31 AM, Floris van Manen wrote: >> here too: >> >> $ context --version >> >> mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.02 >> mtx-context | >&g

Re: [NTG-context] bug updating the ConTeXt Suite?

2017-11-06 Thread Floris van Manen
so is the error related to an incompatible luatex? $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version 1.05.0 (TeX Live 2017) $ mtxrunjit --version /Applications/ConTeXt/tex/texmf-osx-64/bin/mtxrun:633: attempt to index local ‘searchers' (a nil value) $ mtxrun --version mtxrun | ConTeXt TDS

Re: [NTG-context] bug updating the ConTeXt Suite?

2017-11-06 Thread Floris van Manen
here too: $ context --version mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.02 mtx-context | mtx-context | main context file: /Applications/ConTeXt/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/context.mkiv mtx-context | current version: 2017.11.01 15:58 $ contextjit --version

Re: [NTG-context] new module uploaded: handlecsv

2017-10-25 Thread Floris van Manen
the modules.contextgarden.net is not secure … https://modules.contextgarden.net/cgi-bin/module.cgi/action=view/id=86 Your connection is not secure The owner of modules.contextgarden.net has configured their website improperly. To protect your information from being stolen, Firefox has not

Re: [NTG-context] ntg-context Digest, Vol 160, Issue 26

2017-10-19 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 19 Oct 2017, at 11:33, Christoph Reller wrote: > > \setupquotation[method=font] what is the intension of the method=font ? .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

[NTG-context] web certificaat verlopen ...

2017-10-17 Thread Floris van Manen
modules.contextgarden.net uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate expired on 16 September 2017, 01:59. The current time is 17 October 2017, 22:15. Error code: SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE (something might need to get fixed) .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with

Re: [NTG-context] How to add a font folder with local fonts?

2017-10-10 Thread Floris van Manen
you might consider using git easy to keep track of your data and to share / clone the latest state. .F > On 10 Oct 2017, at 12:25, Ulrike Fischer wrote: > > Am Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:31:15 +0200 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm: > >>> I can set OSFONTDIR only for context, but it

Re: [NTG-context] Sorting of abbreviations in index

2017-10-09 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 9 October 2017 at 17:35, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > If you like, I’ll gladly send you a voucher copy of the book*, once it’s > printed. > *) https://www.dreiviertelhaus.de/editionka/gewerkschaftspolitik/ (1947 — 1975) why does the book ends a year before i travelled

Re: [NTG-context] Lua problem with tagging or setups

2017-10-09 Thread Floris van Manen
if i omit the line with the \externalfigure it does work is that cow.pdf missing? > On 9 Oct 2017, at 18:11, Rik Kabel wrote: > > Consider the following almost-minimal example: > > \setuptagging[state=start] > \setuppapersize [A6] >

Re: [NTG-context] Risposta: installing ConTeXt on ARM linux

2017-10-06 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 6 Oct 2017, at 13:42, MF wrote: > > Once they get to support it, you could download the texlive context > package that comes with Debian. thanks for the hint. it turns out that the ubuntu distribution for the nanopi board has the context packages included already.

Re: [NTG-context] installing ConTeXt on ARM linux

2017-10-06 Thread Floris van Manen
i have this snazzy little €30 quad core ARM board with 8GB eMMC. It runs my python3 scripts at 1/3 the speed of my MacBookPro mid 2009. http://wiki.friendlyarm.com/wiki/index.php/NanoPi_NEO_Plus2 To me it looks like a perfect network ConTeXt server. If there is something i can do to get the

[NTG-context] installing ConTeXt on ARM linux

2017-10-05 Thread Floris van Manen
trying to install ConTeXt on an ARM (ubuntu) linux hos, then get this message with the request to report is on the mailing list: $ sh ./first-setup.sh --engine=luatex Error: your system "Linux aarch64" is not supported yet. Please report to the ConTeXt mailing-list (ntg-context@ntg.nl) is there

Re: [NTG-context] how to get simplefonts to work as intended?

2017-09-23 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 23 Sep 2017, at 23:38, kaddour kardio wrote: > > sorry again for the first answer, goof (Con)TeXTing The online documentation was not too clear to me. e.g. if you know how it works, you can clearly see it. But the examples given don’t work anymore as of the new

Re: [NTG-context] how to get simplefonts to work as intended?

2017-09-23 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 23 Sep 2017, at 11:58, kaddour kardio wrote: > > Here is a MWE > yes that works as intended signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] how to get simplefonts to work as intended?

2017-09-22 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 23 Sep 2017, at 02:14, Floris van Manen <v...@klankschap.nl> wrote: > > >> On 23 Sep 2017, at 00:30, kaddour kardio <kaddourkar...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> you should remove the line containing *simplefont*, you don’t >> have to load it to

Re: [NTG-context] how to get simplefonts to work as intended?

2017-09-22 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 23 Sep 2017, at 00:30, kaddour kardio wrote: > > you should remove the line containing *simplefont*, you don’t > have to load it to get a proper import of fonts, besides the TeX Gyre super > family is already available with the distribution, either standalone or

[NTG-context] how to get simplefonts to work as intended?

2017-09-22 Thread Floris van Manen
While trying to use the simplefonts module again, the generated output is somewhat confusing. Before falling back to the default font, it generates a lot of error messages (2.5 pages) in the pdf. Can someone provide a hint as how to solve this issue? Kind regards, .Floris this is the tex

[NTG-context] hoot mail merge in context?

2017-08-07 Thread Floris van Manen
Hello, Can someone point me to an example as how to mail merge a CSV file containing the data with a context tex template? Outputting one or more pages per data entry input row? Thanks! .Floris signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail

Re: [NTG-context] fixed spacing

2017-07-17 Thread Floris van Manen
No, i don’t want them in a table in columns. Rather i want the stretching space after the comma only. .F > On 17 Jul 2017, at 22:05, Rik Kabel <cont...@rik.users.panix.com> wrote: > > On 2017-07-17 15:23, Floris van Manen wrote: >> dear List, >> >> I try to

[NTG-context] fixed spacing

2017-07-17 Thread Floris van Manen
dear List, I try to put a set of numbers into a block text. I want to keep the spacing within the items fixed x-y:~z, How do i do that? The attached code does not seem to treat the fixed space as fixed. Thanks .Floris \definepapersize[iiwii][width=125mm, height=125mm] \setuppapersize[iiwii]

Re: [NTG-context] confusing columns balancing results

2017-07-14 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 14 Jul 2017, at 17:28, Rik Kabel wrote: > > Henri’s example fails for me in the same way that Floris describes. However, > when I remove either or both of the following lines from the first > \setuplayout directive, all is well. > header=0mm, > footer=0mm, >

Re: [NTG-context] confusing columns balancing results

2017-07-14 Thread Floris van Manen
Here too, your example does renders correctly. Now try this: === \setuppapersize[A4, landscape] \setupbodyfont[8pt] \language[fr] \setupcolumns[ n=5, distance=4mm, balance=yes, tolerance=tolerant] \setupfootertexts[][] \setuplayout[ backspace=10mm, width=277mm,

[NTG-context] confusing columns balancing results

2017-07-13 Thread Floris van Manen
=yes, tolerance=tolerant] Some hints as how to proceed? Thanks .Floris van Manen signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail ___ If your question is of interest to others as well

Re: [NTG-context] description renders unintended results (LUATEX BUG?)

2017-03-07 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 8 Mar 2017, at 01:04, Alan Braslau wrote: > > The two systems are very different, MKII being > "frozen" and MKIV having evolved in some ways significantly. It is not > a question of TeX engines, but rather of entire systems. > ok, that makes sense. > But it sounds

Re: [NTG-context] description renders unintended results (LUATEX BUG?)

2017-03-07 Thread Floris van Manen
The incorrect nesting seems to be connected to the luatex engine. If i have the same source compiled by pdftex, it works as intended. So is the different rendering an intended feature of luatex, or a simple bug? .F > On 6 Mar 2017, at 00:34, Floris van Manen <v...@klankschap.nl&

Re: [NTG-context] description renders unintended results

2017-03-05 Thread Floris van Manen
Is there anyone out there who has a clue as how to fix this? Thanks .F > On 4 Mar 2017, at 11:58, Floris van Manen <v...@klankschap.nl> wrote: > > >> On 4 Mar 2017, at 11:25, Otared Kavian <ota...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> Since you specify >

Re: [NTG-context] description renders unintended results

2017-03-04 Thread Floris van Manen
> On 4 Mar 2017, at 11:25, Otared Kavian wrote: > > Since you specify > align=left > in the setup of your description, I don’t see why the output would be > unexpected. With the following version of your example code I get the > attached PDF output. I got the

Re: [NTG-context] geen beeld (no image)

2011-11-16 Thread Floris van Manen
| unknown script 'context.lua' or 'mtx-context.lua' Any hints as how to solve this ? Thanks ! .F On 15 Nov 2011, at 11:27, Floris van Manen wrote: After updating my livetex distribution from 2008 to 2011 on my OSX machine, i lost the metapost images in my context document. I also tried

Re: [NTG-context] geen beeld (no image)

2011-11-16 Thread Floris van Manen
W. On 16 Nov 2011, at 12:25, Willi Egger wrote: The key to solve this is in running 'context --generate' (database), followed by 'context --make' (formats) from a terminal. What would be the full command line on OSX Lion ? e.g. where do (database) and (formats) stand for ? - But

Re: [NTG-context] geen beeld (no image)

2011-11-16 Thread Floris van Manen
2011, at 13:12, Floris van Manen wrote: W. On 16 Nov 2011, at 12:25, Willi Egger wrote: The key to solve this is in running 'context --generate' (database), followed by 'context --make' (formats) from a terminal. What would be the full command line on OSX Lion ? e.g. where do

[NTG-context] geen beeld (no image)

2011-11-15 Thread Floris van Manen
After updating my livetex distribution from 2008 to 2011 on my OSX machine, i lost the metapost images in my context document. I also tried the live.contextgarden.net but that does not provide any image either ... \starttext \startMPcode draw fullcircle scaled 3cm; \stopMPcode \stoptext Any

[NTG-context] command set of table?

2004-08-17 Thread Floris van Manen
in the instruction manual it says context relies on both plain tex as well as the table package. in the context manual i can only find an explanation of the \starttabulate command. i see no instructions as how to combine columns/rows . where can i find that? thanks! % floris

[NTG-context] defining a frame with embedded typing

2004-08-17 Thread Floris van Manen
how would i define a frame with the typing environment embedded. the way i thought to solve it does *not* work (of course) \def\startTTinput% {\startframedtext[width=\makeupwidth,background=screen,backgroundscreen=.8] \starttyping } \def\stopTTinput% {\stoptyping\stopframedtext} or do i have

Re[2]: [NTG-context] defining a frame with embedded typing

2004-08-17 Thread Floris van Manen
that was the missing link. thanks! % f ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] metafun question

2004-08-16 Thread Floris van Manen
it seems that metafun has difficulty understanding the example using thevardef [EMAIL PROTECTED] expr p = construct. ! Illegal parameter number in definition of [EMAIL PROTECTED]@dummy2. to be read again argument ... p of p enddef; \par vardef [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[NTG-context] metafun question getting XY

2004-08-16 Thread Floris van Manen
if i define a path q := (w0,w0)--(w0,ww0)--(w2,ww1)--(w3,ww2)--(w3,w0)--cycle ; and then pass this path as a parameter to a function test( q ) ; then within that function i can step through the 'list of points'. def test( expr a ) = for i = 1 upto (length(a)-2): dotlabel.bot ( , (point i

Re[2]: [NTG-context] getting context going -- feature tool request

2004-08-13 Thread Floris van Manen
PG It is not really necessary to run ConTeXt. PG PG Did you try your installation? i can run texexec but will still get 4.0 instead of the more recent version i installed into the texmf-local directory. i can run texexec --make if i now try to run texexec test.tex it will stop at the first

Re[2]: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-12 Thread Floris van Manen
h. I just want to use context with the metafun and xml features. I don't know if that is minimal enough :-) HH actually, if you run a minimal tree, you can do a sycn with the HH tree on out server using texsync, but i have to test that -) via google i found:

Re[2]: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-12 Thread Floris van Manen
But unzipping it on top of the texlive was not the very best idea I'd guess. EA EA I agree... but be aware that in EA http://contextgarden.net/Linux_Installation this is just what is suggested and precisely what i therefor did :-( % f ___

Re[2]: [NTG-context] getting context going

2004-08-12 Thread Floris van Manen
hans. i re-started fresh (again :-) re-installing livetex using the texsetup.exe command. HH if you install context, you can best do it into HH HH texmf-local HH HH (sometimes texmflocal) HH HH that way the files will be found there first; (it's also easier to prune HH that tree) i did

Re[2]: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-11 Thread Floris van Manen
VZ Floris, you are not alone. I also have not find the quick solution. So I VZ call texexec two times when working with MP graphics, VZ color definitions, ... :-( running it twice is something i can live with, but if it will not solve the problem, then it is... what do i do wrong? //f

Re[2]: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-11 Thread Floris van Manen
PG currentpicture :=nullpicture; PG draw pic scaled 3 ; PG PG clears the first picture. but i only intend to draw one picture... PG PG is this a question? Did you try the code? i did, but it has side-effects... it will scale, but the color disappears too. try. - %%

Re[2]: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-11 Thread Floris van Manen
i guess it might have to do with the versions of the programs involved. below you see the output of my version and the contextgarden version. i got my LiveTex last week from the web. Any idea how to (automatically) update to the most recent versions? //f = my version:

[NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-10 Thread Floris van Manen
i'm working through the metafun manual. i noticed at some point that changes to the source do not appear in the pdf output. sometimes after another texexec round, sometimes not at all until i do something different in the tex file... how come (or how to work around :-) thanks! //f

Re[2]: [NTG-context] manual on style design

2004-02-23 Thread Floris van Manen
if you're a member of the ntg / dante in a couple of weeks you will get a (i hope nice) colorful font sampler booklet showing the free fonts on tex live (at the printer now); it's on my todo list to write an howto for those fonts i was thinking of system installed fonts. e.g. the reuse of