Re: [NTG-context] context meeting

2008-08-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 27, 2008 Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, I really enjoyed myself at last weeks's meeting. Mojca and friends have done a great job. In addition to a filled up program we had a wonderful day going around Slovenia (incredibly silent outside the facilities and a sky full of stars,

Re: [NTG-context] installing MKIV

2007-08-11 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, August 10, 2007 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Actually, /usr/bin/luatex --luaonly could be used as shebang. It doesn't work on all systems, but it should work on most modern installations. Yes, but #!/usr/bin/env luatex --luaonly is much less portable, and tex

Re: [NTG-context] [ot] \relax

2007-08-10 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, August 10, 2007 luigi scarso wrote: Martina was born on thursday,August 09 2007 (09/08/07). Mum and baby are allright, daddy a bit blurred, as the photo says . Congratulazioni! :) Ora comincia il bello ... Congratulations! :) Now the fun starts ... -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

Re: [NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-08-02 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 1, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: This is a very good thing. I have big hopes up for it. Also, as part of my ?getting back into the loop?, do you think there's some where/some how I can give a hand? well, mplib ... apart from going megapost (your

Re: [NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-08-01 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, August 1, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: You know, seeing how streams work made me think about an extension I was considering for Alpeh: \pageboxnumber, being 255 by default but which could be changed at runtime, choosing which box was used to build the MVL. I

[NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, here's a test document: \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided] \newbox\testbox \starttext \setbox\testbox\vbox{% \placefigure[outer,none,fit]{}{% \framed[width=.2\hsize,height=.2\hsize,offset=none]{}% }% \startitemize \item some test \item \input knuth

Re: [NTG-context] Linetable height (actually, depth) bug

2007-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 29, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, as I mentioned in the 'framing a linetable' thread, there is a bug in the stable (march '07) version of ConTeXt concerning the linetable *depth*. Example file: \setupcolors[state=start] \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 Wolfgang Schuster wrote: you can use ConTeXt's stream mechanism. \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided] \usemodule[streams] \definestreamlayer[giuseppe][width=\textwidth] \newbox\giuseppe \starttext \startstreamlayer[giuseppe] \placefigure

Re: [NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 Wolfgang Schuster wrote: you can use ConTeXt's stream mechanism. \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided] \usemodule[streams] \definestreamlayer[giuseppe][width=\textwidth] I've noticed that specifying width= in the streamlayer definition is not enough to force

Re: [NTG-context] Boxed items don't like sidefloats

2007-07-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Ah, excellent, it works perfectly, thanks a lot! Of course, I'm still curious about the reason why a standard vbox wouldn't do it ... sidefloats hook into the output routine and that does ot work in a box; Makes sense

Re: [NTG-context] Non-printing macro disturbs line justification.

2007-07-29 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, July 28, 2007 John R. Culleton wrote: I did a big project in Context and becuse I wanted to use the special features of eplain's interface to makeindex I wrote my own indexing macro. Every place I inserted a call to this macro extra space appeared at that point. Here is my macro:

Re: [NTG-context] Vertical align inside a frame?

2007-07-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, July 28, 2007 Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: Are you maybe looking for p. 254 of cont-eni.pdf? Oh yes! top and bottom. Thanks a lot! -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ If your question is of interest to others

Re: [NTG-context] Vertical align inside a frame?

2007-07-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, July 28, 2007 Patrick Gundlach wrote: Hi Giuseppe, the location= of the inner frame as desired. Am I missing something obvious? I don't think so, this was an example from Hans: \framed[width=2cm,align=middle,location=hanging]{location\\equals\\hanging}

Re: [NTG-context] Framing a linetable?

2007-07-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, July 24, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, is it possible to put a frame around a linetable? you mean the whole table? probably a matter of hooks; linetables work page-wise which may complicate things a bit so it has to be applied piecewise I've been

[NTG-context] Linetable height (actually, depth) bug

2007-07-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, as I mentioned in the 'framing a linetable' thread, there is a bug in the stable (march '07) version of ConTeXt concerning the linetable *depth*. Example file: \setupcolors[state=start] \starttext \setuplinetable[r][2][height=30pt,background=color,backgroundcolor=blue]

[NTG-context] Vertical align inside a frame?

2007-07-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, how do I tell ConTeXt that I want the frame content to be top, bottom or middle aligned? I found no way to specify *vertical* alignment except by nesting frames and specifying the location= of the inner frame as desired. Am I missing something obvious? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

Re: [NTG-context] factor=fit images don't fit

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, July 23, 2007 luigi scarso wrote: the fit assumes operating on a page not in a box; an alternative is: \framed[width=5cm,height4cm] {\externalfigure[mill.png][maxwidth=4cm,maxheight=5cm,width=10cm]} i.e. setting the maximum values hmm, \frame can be slow. Maybe something

Re: [NTG-context] \setupheader: leftstyle rightstyle

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 22, 2007 Mojca Miklavec wrote: However, there seems to be a little bug. This works perfectly well for section (\getmarking[section]), but for chapter the chapter labels seem to be erased after the first appearance. Do you have a \page[even] in between? I've found that the

Re: [NTG-context] factor=fit images don't fit

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, July 22, 2007 Hans Hagen wrote: the fit assumes operating on a page not in a box; Ah, didn't know that. I couldn't even tell from the sources, since it uses enclosing box dimensions and not page or paper sizes. I suspect the logic is broken at the page level too though, let me explain

[NTG-context] Typo in xtag-pre.tex

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/share/texmf/tex/context/base$ grep letterhar * xtag-pre.tex:\defineXMLentities [tex-hat]{\letterhar}{\^{}} [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/share/texmf/tex/context/base$ grep letterhat * cont-new.tex: \let\normalsuper\letterhat cont-new.tex:

[NTG-context] Framing a linetable?

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, is it possible to put a frame around a linetable? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

[NTG-context] Linetable columns with natural width

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, I really like linetables, but there's one thing I'm having problems with: setting its column to have a 'natural' width depending on maximum content width, and letting ConTeXt calculate this automatically. Is it possible? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

[NTG-context] Nested comma list processing problems

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, I'm trying to get a comma list element from within a processaction from within a processcommacommand. Obviously, ConTeXt gets confused by which commalistelement is which, and bombs out complaining about incomplete paragraphs and so. Is there a set of macros which I have to push/pop

Re: [NTG-context] Nested comma list processing problems

2007-07-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hi Peter, Just guessing.. If your list contains comma-separated-lists, you should use \processallactionsinset (s. syst-gen.tex). ...but it's not quite clear to me, what's your exact problem. A minimal example would help. Thanks for the reply. We've radically changed the way we handle

Re: [NTG-context] factor=fit images don't fit

2007-07-22 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, July 21, 2007 Brian R. Landy wrote: Hi, What version of ConTeXt are you using? I just noticed a difference a few days ago between the version installed by TeXLive 2007 and the April 2007 release (tested locally through contextgarden) placing an image into a natural table, using

Re: [NTG-context] factor=fit images don't fit

2007-07-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, July 20, 2007 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, I have to place a number of images into some given-size frames in a layer. The images should be scaled proportionally to fit into the frame. The code I'm working with is: \defineframed[framedimg][ frame=on,framecolor=elux

[NTG-context] factor=fit images don't fit

2007-07-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, I have to place a number of images into some given-size frames in a layer. The images should be scaled proportionally to fit into the frame. The code I'm working with is: \defineframed[framedimg][ frame=on,framecolor=elux, background=color, backgroundcolor=white, width=\wdfig,

Re: [NTG-context] Symmetrical layer positioning?

2007-07-17 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, July 17, 2007 Wolfgang Schuster wrote: 2007/7/17, Giuseppe Bilotta [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Apparently, I mistook what the doublesided option does for layers. I've currently solved the problem in the following way: \definelayer[test][doublesided=yes] \setlayer[test][odd

[NTG-context] Symmetrical layer positioning?

2007-07-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, is there a secret power switch to tell ConTeXt that a particular layer has different positioning depending on wether it's on a left or right page? I can of course do it manually, either by changing the layer position on each page or by using two layers instead of one, but I wanted to

Re: [NTG-context] Symmetrical layer positioning?

2007-07-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, July 16, 2007 Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Mon, 16 Jul 2007, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, is there a secret power switch to tell ConTeXt that a particular layer has different positioning depending on wether it's on a left or right page? You can possible use setups and use

Re: [NTG-context] Symmetrical layer positioning?

2007-07-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, July 16, 2007 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Monday, July 16, 2007 Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Mon, 16 Jul 2007, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, is there a secret power switch to tell ConTeXt that a particular layer has different positioning depending on wether it's on a left or right

Re: [NTG-context] Layers in ConTeXt

2007-07-15 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, July 14, 2007 Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Fri, 13 Jul 2007, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, Welcome back Giuseppe. I had benifitted a lot from your efforts of improving the math support in ConTeXt. Had it not been for the amsl module, I might have never switched to ConTeXt

[NTG-context] Linetables ROW alignment

2007-07-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all again, I'm using linetables, because despite their lack of documentation they've been rather easy to set up to achieve the effects I needed (colors, alignment, etc). I have a small problem with the title row though, because I would like its entries to be all typeset centered (whereas

[NTG-context] Section marking forgotten on next even page?

2007-07-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, why does \page[even] reset the section marks? Shouldn't this feature be configurable by the user? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to

[NTG-context] Layers in ConTeXt

2007-07-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, I have a couple of questions concerning the use of layers in ConTeXt. I'm working with Luigi Scarso on a layout which is characterized by some fixed-position elements surrounding the actual main body of text. For the fixed-position elements, I'm using layers. However, my ConTeXt is a

Re: [NTG-context] Layers in ConTeXt

2007-07-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, July 13, 2007 Peter Rolf wrote: Hi Guiseppe, welcome back ;) Thanks :) (btw, it's gIUseppe :D) Giuseppe Bilotta schrieb: The first one is very simple: is there a way to 'fix' the layer's content until they change? I've currently set them as page backgrounds, but their content

Re: [NTG-context] Layers in ConTeXt

2007-07-13 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, July 13, 2007 Peter Rolf wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta schrieb: The first one is very simple: is there a way to 'fix' the layer's content until they change? I've currently set them as page backgrounds, but their content gets reset on each new page. use a collector (Details, p.75) instead

Re: [NTG-context] Nath bug?

2006-01-22 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, January 12, 2006 Aditya Mahajan wrote: The following does not work? Everything is fine if I replace the nath module with amsl. Any suggestions on how to make this work. \usemodule[nath] \starttext \startalign a = \underbrace{b}_{c} \\ c = d \stopalign \stoptext Sorry for

Re[2]: [NTG-context] pushed text in description

2005-12-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, December 29, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: You latex example does what I *thought* \txt did. My guess is Hans misunderstood Giuseppe a bit, and Giuseppe never really tested the code, because what happens now is a bit nonsensical. It's true, I never got around to testing the code, since

Re[2]: [NTG-context] No partial contents for parts after the first

2005-11-28 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, November 28, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: sure, but i need a small test file -) \setuphead[part][placehead=yes,resetnumber=no] \starttext \part{Part one} \placecontent \chapter{One} \section{One-one} \chapter{Two} \section{Two-one} \part{Part two} \placecontent \chapter{Three}

Re[2]: [NTG-context] No partial contents for parts after the first

2005-11-26 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 25, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Thursday, November 24, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: I'm using the latest ConTeXt reported here, and I'm noticing that partial contents for the second, third etc part are not available. I have a bunch of files each of which goes like \part

[NTG-context] Two framed texts on the same line

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello, I would like to achieve this kind of typographical effect: two text blocks, one of them aligned to the left margin, the other with left-aligned text but with the right margin at the right margin of the page. I can obtain each of them with for example the following:

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Two framed texts on the same line

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 25, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: depends a bit on the usage; the following shows you a few tricks \defineframedtext [gb] [align=raggedright, width=.5\textwidth, offset=0pt, frame=off, before=, after=] \startbuffer[left] \startgb[none] \input tufte

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Two framed texts on the same line

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 25, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: \def\dodostopframedtext#1#2% % no \baselinecorrection, see faq docs {\endgraf \removelastskip \doifvalue{\??kd#1\c!depthcorrection}\v!on % local and global {\forgetall \vskip-\struttotal \verticalstrut \egroup

Re: [NTG-context] Two framed texts on the same line

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
For what it's worth, I'm now using the following: \defineframedtext[lepi][align=raggedright,width=fit,offset=0pt,frame=off,location=none] \defineframedtext[repi][align=raggedright,width=fit,offset=0pt,frame=off,location=none] \definepairedbox[lrepi][location={right,top}] \noindent

[NTG-context] Empty page at the end of the document

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
I'm having a totally blank page at the end of the document. The document has a page number, but nothing is on it. I remember this being a known bug when front/body/backmatter was used ... is there a known fix? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Empty page at the end of the document

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 25, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: beware, if you you nil the page commands, you may need to make sure yourself that the pagebreaks between section blocks are forced at the right moment in order to reset for instance marks (used in running headers); think of: end of frontpart (no

Re: [NTG-context] No partial contents for parts after the first

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: I'm using the latest ConTeXt reported here, and I'm noticing that partial contents for the second, third etc part are not available. I have a bunch of files each of which goes like \part{some part} Some text (not always) \placecontent

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Empty page at the end of the document

2005-11-25 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 25, 2005 Tobias Burnus wrote: Hi, Hans Hagen wrote: beware, if you you nil the page commands, you may need to make sure yourself that the pagebreaks between section blocks are forced at the right moment in order to reset for instance marks (used in running headers); end

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, Something like this? Yes, that's a good start :) however, I would leave the option to have both the symbol and the text, exactly as if it was run-in \head (i.e. with the actual item test following the \head text on the same line). However, you

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Yes, that's a good start :) however, I would leave the option to have both the symbol and the text, exactly as if it was run-in \head (i.e. with the actual item test following the \head text

[NTG-context] No partial contents for parts after the first

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
I'm using the latest ConTeXt reported here, and I'm noticing that partial contents for the second, third etc part are not available. I have a bunch of files each of which goes like \part{some part} Some text (not always) \placecontent \chapter{some chapter} Each of this file is \input from

Re: [NTG-context] No page number in appendix

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello, I just noticed that the appendix number suppresses page numbering. Is there a reason for that? Shouldn't this be configurable? Forget about this, I was using the wrong commands. The correct way of doing it \startappendices \chapter

Re[2]: [NTG-context] interline space?

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Charles Doherty wrote: On 23 Nov 2005, at 08:55, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: How do I get a double-spaced document? \setupinterlinespace[big] seems to do nothing ... ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: (PS. I cannot send mail to your address, it bounces, do you have an alternative one?) Hm, which address is bouncing? bigfoot is long dead, use the one I'm sending this from. I get: When trying to deliver your

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: However, I find it really 'funny' that there are n different methods to create items in an enumeration ... should these be rather enumeration options, so that you can use the same source code and just chang the stuff

Re[2]: [NTG-context] interline space?

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: \def\setuprelativeinterlinespace[#1]% {\processallactionsinset % \regelwit = dummy ! [#1] [ \v!on=\oninterlineskip, \v!off=\offinterlineskip, \v!reset=\setfontparameters,% just \setstrut, test first

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: this is a variant of taco's posted solution: [snip] so, this way you can hook in a command that is executed after the symbol placement I like it! (Ok, I won't use it this time because in the mean time I reworked the text to use \head, with the

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-24 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Thursday, November 24, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: this is a variant of taco's posted solution: [snip] so, this way you can hook in a command that is executed after the symbol placement I like it! (Ok, I

[NTG-context] interline space?

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
How do I get a double-spaced document? \setupinterlinespace[big] seems to do nothing ... ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] No page number in appendix

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello, I just noticed that the appendix number suppresses page numbering. Is there a reason for that? Shouldn't this be configurable? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl

[NTG-context] A blank entry in the bibliography

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
I'm seeing a blank entry in the bibliography. However, since it's not referenced in the text, I can't tell which one is it. Some debug options to find out? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl

Re: [NTG-context] New bib module beta

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi, I've created a new beta of the bib module, and uploaded it to my server. You can get it here: http://tex.aanhet.net/bib/m-bib-beta-20051123.zip - bibl-ams.tex: AMS style (from Giuseppe) * renamed citation type 'number' to

Re: [NTG-context] New bib module beta

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi, I've created a new beta of the bib module, and uploaded it to my server. You can get it here: http://tex.aanhet.net/bib/m-bib-beta-20051123.zip \setupheadtext[it][\biblistname=Bibliografia] -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

Re: [NTG-context] New bib module beta

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi, I've created a new beta of the bib module, and uploaded it to my server. You can get it here: http://tex.aanhet.net/bib/m-bib-beta-20051123.zip Hm. criterium=all doesn't seem to work anymore, regardless of whether I place it in

[NTG-context] Indenting totally disappeared?

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Since I upgraded my ConTeXt, even doubling the \setupindenting[medium,next] fails to give me any paragraph indentation. -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello, does ConTeXt have something which is halfway between itemizations and descriptions? I have a small set of properties that should be enumerated together. Right now I'm doing it by defining a \description and then doing \desc{something} stuff \par \desc{something else} other stuff \par etc

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello, does ConTeXt have something which is halfway between itemizations and descriptions? I have a small set of properties that should be enumerated together. Right now I'm doing it by defining a \description

Re[3]: [NTG-context] Halfway between itemizations and descriptions

2005-11-23 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: you want more space for the sym? \startitemize[5*broad] \item {word} \item {another} \stopitemize (if needed, you can define an itemgroup with a default wider left margin

[NTG-context] [BIB] nocite / criterium=all

2005-11-21 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Small problem with bibtex. I have (in a document different from the one I mentioned before) \setupbibtex[database={mrabbrev,bilotta}] \setuppublications[alternative=ams,criterium=all] but when I do \placepublications[criterium=all] I get nothing. If I \cite[something], that something gets

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Floats page?

2005-11-21 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, November 21, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: How do I tell ConTeXt that I don't mind if the pages are totally filled by floats (two, three, as many as fit) even if there is no text whatsoever? \setupfloats [ntop=100] Doesn't help. \appendix{Test results

Re[2]: [NTG-context] AMS-style bibliography?

2005-11-20 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, November 20, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Bug will be fixed in the next release, and I've added your file, thanks. Cool. Can we please have it released before my deadline? ;) -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list

[NTG-context] Floats page?

2005-11-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
How do I tell ConTeXt that I don't mind if the pages are totally filled by floats (two, three, as many as fit) even if there is no text whatsoever? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl

Re[2]: [NTG-context] AMS-style bibliography?

2005-11-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, November 19, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Is there a pre-rolled bibliography style that looks follows the AMS specs? Probably not, but point me to the AMS specs. I also have a numbered style planned, c.f. plain.bst, and a style for the ntg's Maps

Re[2]: [NTG-context] AMS-style bibliography?

2005-11-19 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, November 19, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Is there a pre-rolled bibliography style that looks follows the AMS specs? Probably not, but point me to the AMS specs. I also have a numbered style planned, c.f. plain.bst, and a style for the ntg's Maps

[NTG-context] [BIB] Command names in author

2005-11-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
The following @article{frechet, author = M. {Fr\'echet}, title = {Sur quelques points du calcul fonctionel}, journal = Rendiconti Circ. Mat. Palermo, volume = 22, year = 1906, pages = 1--74 } produces an incorrect entry in the bbl file: \startpublication[k=frechet,t=article,

[NTG-context] AMS-style bibliography?

2005-11-18 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Is there a pre-rolled bibliography style that looks follows the AMS specs? (BTW, when trying out various alternatives= I found that only aps works, all of the others bomb complaining extra # marks. I'm using a September 2005 version of t-bib ... do I need to upgrade?)

[NTG-context] URLs and online contents with BibTeX in ConTeXt

2005-11-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
What is the preferred way to insert URLs and references to online contents with the bibtex module for ConTeXt? -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] Drawing oriented paths in MetaFun

2005-11-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Does MetaFun provide some macro to draw oriented paths? I would like it to basically add a small arrow *in the middle* of the path? Such a macro draworiented somepath somespecs ; would have to act like drawarrow firsthalf(somepath) somespecs ; draw secondhalf(somepath) somespecs ; Is it

Re: [NTG-context] Drawing oriented paths in MetaFun

2005-11-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 16, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Does MetaFun provide some macro to draw oriented paths? I would like it to basically add a small arrow *in the middle* of the path? Such a macro draworiented somepath somespecs ; would have to act like drawarrow firsthalf(somepath

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Drawing oriented paths in MetaFun

2005-11-16 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Wednesday, November 16, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Wednesday, November 16, 2005 Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Does MetaFun provide some macro to draw oriented paths? I would like it to basically add a small arrow *in the middle* of the path? Such a macro draworiented somepath somespecs

Re: [NTG-context] Context 2005.11.15 Released

2005-11-15 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, November 15, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: * New functionality: indentnext=auto Blank lines in the source are taken into account when indextnext=auto is in effect. A really short example of usage would be: \setupindenting[small,yes]

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Context 2005.11.15 Released

2005-11-15 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Tuesday, November 15, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Hans, I love you, will you marry me? ;) well, sending me a copy of your thesis once it's finished would be a good start -) That's really not a problem :) (BTW, I'm wondering if auto should be the default indentnext setting for the displays? Or

Re[2]: [NTG-context] indentnext question

2005-11-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, November 14, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: not 'anymore', more 'not as you expected' -) this feature is not supported at the specific item group level, only for all itemgroups (took me a while to see that one, after entering panic-bug mode); BTW, could you please consider adding the

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Not resetting chapter number on new part

2005-11-14 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, November 11, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: I would like the latter to be numbered 2, not 1. I can of course do this by hacking \part, but I would like to know if there is a way to prevent number reset (something like resetchapter=no). It looks like

[NTG-context] Not resetting chapter number on new part

2005-11-10 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
I would like the chapters across all my bodymatter to be numbered sequentially, even when they cross the part boundary. I.e, if I have \part{A part} \chapter{A chapter} \part{Another part} \chapter{Another chapter} I would like the latter to be numbered 2, not 1. I can of course do this by

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Bug / feature request tracking

2005-11-08 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, November 7, 2005 Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: 4. and a feature request: it would be good to have some formatting options like LaTeX makeidx offers: \index{keyword|textit} will produce a page-number in italics in the register. That would be immensely useful to produce a structured

Re[6]: [NTG-context] Insufficient symbol fonts error

2005-10-31 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Monday, October 31, 2005 Alan Bowen wrote: Giuseppe— Thanks for the tip about \high. That works (and looks cleaner in the source file too). But \grk{\overbar{\grk{kj}} Kull'hnhc d\high{\tfx\grk{ou}} med'eonta ka`i Arkad'ihc polum'hlou} still chokes on \overbar and returns the

Re: [NTG-context] Insufficient symbol fonts error

2005-10-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, October 30, 2005 Alan Bowen wrote: I am getting some puzzling errors when I try to use the Greek fonts in math formulae (to represent Greek numerals as written in mss.) In a short file, both \overbar{\grk{kj}} and $\overline{\hbox{\grk{kj}}}$ work as expected, even when they occur

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Insufficient symbol fonts error

2005-10-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, October 30, 2005 Alan Bowen wrote: Giuseppe— I am not using either the amsl or the nath modules. Never had to before. (The file has compiled successfully in its current form, but that was about a week ago.) If I should be using one of these modules, which do you recommend? Sorry,

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Insufficient symbol fonts error

2005-10-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, October 30, 2005 Alan Bowen wrote: Giuseppe— I inserted \usemodule[t-amsl] into the preamble and got the same error message: ! Math formula deleted: Insufficient symbol fonts. But, when I inserted \usemodule[t-nath] the error message was !TeX capacity exceeded, sorry

Re[4]: [NTG-context] Insufficient symbol fonts error

2005-10-30 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, October 30, 2005 Alan Bowen wrote: Giuseppe— Actually, it can happen with a very short document too: \starttext \grk{\overbar{\grk{kj}} Kull'hnhc d$^{\hbox{\tfx\grk{ou}}}$ med'eonta ka`i Arkad'ihc polum'hlou} \stoptext will produce the ! Math formula deleted:

[NTG-context] Please add Fraktur to the math fonts

2005-10-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
The Fraktur fonts are missing from the standard math definitions. Currently, I have this kind of hack in t-amsl: \definebodyfont [17.3pt,14.4pt,12pt,11pt,10pt,9pt] [mm] [mc=eufm10 sa 1] \definebodyfont [8pt,7pt,6pt] [mm] [mc=eufm7 sa 1] \definebodyfont [5pt]

[NTG-context] Par break/justification problem

2005-10-27 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
I have a paragraph that is formed by two parts: these are normally run together, except when the last line of the first part ends at less than a certain amount max_amount from the right margin. In this case, there should a 'seamless line break', i.e. a line break with the text still fully

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Smart \in

2005-10-09 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Saturday, October 8, 2005 Hans Hagen wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello all, I have a document which is split into separate \parts. I would like the \in command ( friends) to automatically add the part reference when cross-referencing across parts. Example: \part[part:one]{Part one

Re[2]: [NTG-context] Vowels with accent (teTeX - Linux)

2005-10-09 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Sunday, October 9, 2005 Jilani Khaldi wrote: \mainlanguage[italian] \setupbodyfont[12pt] \setuppapersize[A4] \enableregime[il1] % il = iso-latin-1; change it % based on the encoding you use in your editor \starttext perché, sarà, così, totò, più \stoptext -- Giuseppe Oblomov Bilotta

[NTG-context] bib module: support \noopsort

2005-10-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello Taco, would it be possible for your module to support the \noopsort command you can find in some .bib files? Basically, a key like key = {\noopsort{value1}}value2 will print as value2 but be sorted under value1 (details in the bibtex references? For the time being I'm just putting a

Re[2]: [NTG-context] bib module: support \noopsort

2005-10-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Friday, October 7, 2005 Taco Hoekwater wrote: Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Hello Taco, would it be possible for your module to support the \noopsort command you can find in some .bib files? Sure, will do (new beta later today). THanks. For the time being I'm just putting a \let\noopsort

[NTG-context] Automatic next indent

2005-10-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, and Hans in particular: Some time ago http://www.mail-archive.com/ntg-context@ref.ntg.nl/msg01744.html I had proposed a patch that added the auto value to some commmon indentnext options. I would *really* this to be taken into consideration. Rationale: things like formulas,

[NTG-context] Smart \in

2005-10-07 Thread Giuseppe Bilotta
Hello all, I have a document which is split into separate \parts. I would like the \in command ( friends) to automatically add the part reference when cross-referencing across parts. Example: \part[part:one]{Part one} \chapter[ch:one]{Chapter one} \chapter[ch:two]{Chapter two} As seen in

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