[NTG-context] Blogging about ConTeXt at Hostsharing

2019-03-15 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Dear all, with your kind help I was able to establish an inhouse workflow to produce print material for my hosting cooperative Hostsharing. We are going to use ConTeXt for flyers, writing pads, business cards, posters and published documents such as sustainability reports. Many thanks to all

Re: [NTG-context] Printing 3 din lang pages on one dina4 page

2019-03-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 12.03.19 um 17:25 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > \definepapersize [A4/3] [width=99mm,height=210mm] > > \setuppapersize [A4/3] [A4,landscape] > > \setuppaper [nx=3,ny=1] > > \setuparranging [XY] > > \setupbodyfont [10pt] > > \showframe[page] > > \starttext >

[NTG-context] Printing 3 din lang pages on one dina4 page

2019-03-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi, I managed to print din long flyers (100mmx210mm with 97mmx210mm fold page) with 6 pages using a lot of pageshifts etc. But how can I print one simple din long page (99mmx210mm) three times on a din a4 page so that I can cut it myself? The following does not work. \definepapersize

Re: [NTG-context] Macro for a header does not work as well

2019-02-19 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 19.02.19 um 12:55 schrieb Otared Kavian: > Hi Fabrice, > > After adding > >\mainlanguage[fr] > > to your file I obtain the attached output (Context version 2019.02.14 16:57). > I have a similar problem with a lua snippet, where mainlanguage does not solve the problem. In a

Re: [NTG-context] Creating business cards with CSV

2019-02-10 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Thanks Pablo, great documentation and just the tool I was looking for. juh ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost graphic in setupbackground

2019-02-08 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Thanks a lot Wolfgang and Marco. :-) juh Am 08.02.19 um 12:57 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > > > Jan U. Hasecke schrieb am 08.02.19 um 12:36: >> Hi all, >> >> I make my first steps with Metapost. >> >> I would like to set the background of all page

[NTG-context] Metapost graphic in setupbackground

2019-02-08 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I make my first steps with Metapost. I would like to set the background of all pages to a Metapost graphic. But only the first page has the defined background. I also tried with \startuseMPgraphic with no success --- mwe --- \startreusableMPgraphic{kreis} draw fullcircle scaled

Re: [NTG-context] Making ConTeXt stop on all or some errors

2019-02-07 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 07.02.19 um 17:46 schrieb Alan Braslau: > On Thu, 7 Feb 2019 07:27:57 +0100 (UTC) > "Jan U. Hasecke" wrote: > >> At least a missing file should make ConTeXt stop immediately. > > Why? > > (I often process with missing figures, etc. Of course, not for a

[NTG-context] Creating business cards with CSV

2019-02-07 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I found some hints to CSV in the wiki, but they all refer to tables. What are the building block to create business cards from a csv file? My business-card.tex looks like this: \starttext {\bf Vorname Name}\\ Function \blank Company\\ Street\\ PLZ City\\ Germany\\ Telefon:

Re: [NTG-context] Making ConTeXt stop on all or some errors

2019-02-06 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 06.02.19 um 19:31 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez: > On 2/5/19 8:07 AM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Hola Pablo, > > Hallo Jan-Ulrich, > >> I inserted this in the setupbackend command so that ConTeXt stops with >> the unknown command \colorprofilenotfound I inserted in t

Re: [NTG-context] Making ConTeXt stop on all or some errors

2019-02-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hola Pablo, Am 04.02.19 um 18:42 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez: > On 2/4/19 7:30 AM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Hi all, >> >> yesterday I asked about where to put color profiles. >> >> My problem was that ConTeXt for some unknown reason didn't find the >> color p

[NTG-context] Making ConTeXt stop on all or some errors

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, yesterday I asked about where to put color profiles. My problem was that ConTeXt for some unknown reason didn't find the color profiles I downloaded. But most annoying was the fact that I didn't saw the error in the log because ConTeXt only complains about not finding the profile. Is

Re: [NTG-context] Where to put icc color profiles

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 03.02.19 um 18:19 schrieb Mojca Miklavec: > Dear Jan, > > On Sun, 3 Feb 2019 at 14:49, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> >> I downloaded some color profiles and stored them in: >> >> /context/tex/texmf-context/colors/icc/profiles >> >> But they get overwr

Re: [NTG-context] Title from setupinteraction used in header

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 03.02.19 um 17:34 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > > Use \setupdocument to set the metadata for the PDF. You can access the > values with the \documentvariable command. > > \setuppagenumbering >   [location=] > > \setupheadertexts >   [\documentvariable{metadata:title} –

Re: [NTG-context] Color profile not found

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 03.02.19 um 15:26 schrieb Jan U. Hasecke: > I get an error when I use. > > \setupbackend[ >format=PDF/X-3:2003, >intent={Coated FOGRA39 (ISO 12647-2:2004)}, >] > > backend > profiles > profile specification 'Coated FOGRA39 (ISO > 12647-

[NTG-context] Color profile not found

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
I get an error when I use. \setupbackend[ format=PDF/X-3:2003, intent={Coated FOGRA39 (ISO 12647-2:2004)}, ] backend > profiles > profile specification 'Coated FOGRA39 (ISO 12647-2:2004)' loaded from '/home/juh/context/tex/texmf-context/colors/icc/context/colorprofiles.xml'

[NTG-context] Where to put icc color profiles

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I downloaded some color profiles and stored them in: /context/tex/texmf-context/colors/icc/profiles But they get overwritten, when I update context. Can I put color profiles in the working folder of my project. And how do I access them with setupbackend? TIA juh --

[NTG-context] Title from setupinteraction used in header

2019-02-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, it is quite easy to have chapters in headers and footers as shows this example. \setuppagenumbering[location=] \setupheadertexts [text] [chapter] [] [] [chapter] \setupinteraction [title={foo}, subtitle={bar}, author={Peter}, keyword={context}] \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Manipulating the left blank page when chapter starts on the right page

2019-01-17 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 14.01.19 um 19:25 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > >> I'll try to wikify this later this week. I wikified it here: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Command/setuphead Is there a way to suppress the context output? The output does not show the effect. juh

Re: [NTG-context] Manipulating the left blank page when chapter starts on the right page

2019-01-13 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 13.01.19 um 16:56 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > Here is a example which shows how you can change the background color > of a empty page before the chapter title. > > \setuppagenumbering >   [alternative=doublesided] > > \startsetups [chapter:before] >   \doifoddpageelse >     {} >    

Re: [NTG-context] Manipulating the left blank page when chapter starts on the right page

2019-01-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Aditya, Am 12.01.19 um 20:11 schrieb Aditya Mahajan: > On Sat, 12 Jan 2019, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > >> Hi all, >> >> in my document \startchapter and \starttitle starts a new chapter on the >> right (odd) page. So sometimes, there is a blank even page just be

[NTG-context] Manipulating the left blank page when chapter starts on the right page

2019-01-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, in my document \startchapter and \starttitle starts a new chapter on the right (odd) page. So sometimes, there is a blank even page just before a new chapter. I would like to manipulate this blank even page. There are several things I would like to do, eg. having no headers and footers,

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliography not rendered

2019-01-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Alan, thanks for the quick answer. Am 11.01.19 um 17:26 schrieb Alan Braslau: > @misc{} is not a defined category using the "default" rendering style (which > only recognizes @book and @article). See publ-imp-default.lua > Is there a way to use other styles? juh

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliography not rendered

2019-01-11 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Sorry, I forgot to include the pdf I get. Am 11.01.19 um 16:44 schrieb Jan U. Hasecke: > Hi, > > using the first example from mkiv-publications.pdf I don't get a > rendered bibliography. > > juh > mwe.pdf Descriptio

[NTG-context] Bibliography not rendered

2019-01-11 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi, using the first example from mkiv-publications.pdf I don't get a rendered bibliography. juh @misc{greenpeace_dell_2017, title = {Dell}, url = {http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/GGE2017_Dell.pdf}, publisher = {Greenpeace Guide to greener Electronics – 2017 Company

Re: [NTG-context] commands manual (setup-en.pdf) organized by topic

2018-12-05 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 05.12.18 um 19:01 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > You can get a list of the files with > >   context --extra=setups --list > > and create a document with a limited number of commands > from certain categories with > >   context --extra=setups delimitedtext,narrow Cool! Neat factsheet to print

[NTG-context] align in setuphead

2018-12-05 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, why aligns left to right and right to left in this example? \setuphead [title] [align=left] \starttext \starttitle[title=Test] \stoptitle \stoptext TIA juh ___ If your question is of interest to others

Re: [NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles

2018-11-21 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 19.11.18 um 11:14 schrieb luigi scarso: > Perhaps this is still useful  >  https://www.tug.org/TUGboat/tb31-3/tb99scarso.pdf Thanks a lot for the hint. I don't understand the equations but at least I found transicc to calculate color conversions. What precision is useful in the wild? I now

Re: [NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles (was: Colormanagement)

2018-11-14 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 14.11.18 um 16:04 schrieb Peter Rolf: > Mh, the file size of "ISOcoated_v2_300_eci.icc" is around 1.7MB. I > highly doubt that ConTeXt can compress it into a 10KB PDF. > > But I'm not so sure if PDF/X-3 needs embedding (there was an exception). > Never used it (only PDF/X-4p) and I can't

Re: [NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles (was: Colormanagement)

2018-11-14 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
net/PDFX > With --mode=print (which uses the color profiles) the pdf get bigger. >10.000 compared to 8.000 without the mode. So I would guess that they are included. I hope I get this sorted out, because I want to print a series of folders and other print products with ConTeXt in the near future.

Re: [NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles (was: Colormanagement)

2018-11-14 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
I forgot the archive. :-( Am 14.11.18 um 11:39 schrieb Jan U. Hasecke: > Hi all, > > attached you find my colormanagement tests and I need your help to > understand and debug the situation. > > I am testing together with a friend of mine, a professional > colormanager, who

Re: [NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles (was: Colormanagement)

2018-11-14 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, attached you find my colormanagement tests and I need your help to understand and debug the situation. I am testing together with a friend of mine, a professional colormanager, who does not know ConTeXt. There are several files in the archive: The differences in the files are the

[NTG-context] Issues with RGB to CMYK conversion with color profiles (was: Colormanagement)

2018-11-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, with the following file I tested the color conversion of context. I get the same CMYK-values in the output pdf file using different color profiles. A friend of mine can test the color values of PDF with a special software. My guess: the profiles are not used during pdf generation. You

Re: [NTG-context] Colormanagement

2018-11-10 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 09.11.18 um 17:20 schrieb luigi scarso: > I think you should use the best colorspace (rgb ) > and let the print shop do its job -- of course this means that you have > signed  their sample (hard proof) of your project. > I really tend to do this. I am currently exploring the color management

Re: [NTG-context] Colormanagement

2018-11-10 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 09.11.18 um 17:18 schrieb Tomas Hala: > Hi, > > by default, really not. > > At http://wiki.inkscape.org/wiki/index.php/Color_management > and http://wiki.inkscape.org/wiki/index.php/ExportPDFCMYK > there some instructions how to convert files to CMYK, > or how to install some extension,

[NTG-context] Colormanagement

2018-11-09 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I defined some colors with \definecolor like this: \definecolor [myblue] [r=0.000, g=0.314, b=0.580, c=0.98, m=0.67, y=0.03, k=0.12] \startnotmode[print] \setupcolors[cmyk=no,rgb=yes] \stopnotmode \startmode[print] \setupcolors[cmyk=yes,rgb=no] \setupbackend[

Re: [NTG-context] German introduction to context

2018-11-06 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Axel, thanks a lot for this introduction. Am 02.11.18 um 10:07 schrieb Axel Kielhorn: > Hello! > > As promised I’ve uploaded my ConTeXt introduction to github. > You can find it at > https://github.com/AKielhorn/Context-Intro > > I used MkIV syntax for \startsection \stopsection but gave

[NTG-context] How to configure context command in Emacs

2018-10-24 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hello, I hope there are some Emacs users out there. ;-) I can use emacs with context-mode when I start the program like this: . ~/context/tex/setuptex ; emacs & I could not find a way to set this in my emacs init file. Neither of the ways described here worked for me:

Re: [NTG-context] Homebrew packaging for macOS

2018-10-07 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 07.10.18 01:39, Andrew Dunning wrote: > I think it might be possible to get the script version into Homebrew Cask as > it stands, but it would be nicer if it could get directly into Homebrew if > that is possible. This project https://pi-hole.net/ has the install command line right on the

Re: [NTG-context] profile specification '{ISO Coated v2 300% (ECI)} ' not found in 'colorprofiles.xml, colorprofiles.lua'

2018-10-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 03.10.18 11:29, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > > > Jan U. Hasecke schrieb am 01.10.18 um 10:47: >> I get this error when I try to compile a pdf with: >> >> \setupbackend[ >>    format=PDF/X-3:2003, >>    intent={ISO Coated v2 300\letterpercent\space (EC

Re: [NTG-context] Which color model shall I use

2018-10-01 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 01.10.18 10:11, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > If you can ensure all RGB colors are tagged with the same profiles then it > should work, as long as you only care about *same* colors and not > (CMYK-defined) *specific* colors... > > Do your SVGs declare their RGB color space? They start with:

[NTG-context] profile specification '{ISO Coated v2 300% (ECI)} ' not found in 'colorprofiles.xml, colorprofiles.lua'

2018-10-01 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
I get this error when I try to compile a pdf with: \setupbackend[ format=PDF/X-3:2003, intent={ISO Coated v2 300\letterpercent\space (ECI)} ] In log: backend > profiles > setting format to 'PDF/X-3:2003' backend > profiles > forcing pdf version 1.4.0, compression level 3,

Re: [NTG-context] Which color model shall I use

2018-10-01 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 30.09.18 17:16, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > Hi juh, > > you can define colors in several color models at once; CMYK makes most sense > for professional printing. > > e.g. \definecolor[CompanyBlue][r=0,g=0,b=1,c=1,m=1,y=0,k=0] > > and see

[NTG-context] Which color model shall I use

2018-09-30 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi, I would like to know, how to define colors to have a good printing quality. I am currently producing print materials for a company where all colors were defined for online usage first, so we started with defining RGB colors and then derived CMYK colors. What is the best approach for

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-27 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
I wikified this by putting a template on the Wiki. https://wiki.contextgarden.net/DIN_lang_folder Thanks a lot for your help. juh ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-26 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 26.09.18 12:56, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > On 26.09.18 09:03, Marco Patzer wrote: > >> I looked into it and this is what I came up with: >> >> \definepageshift >> [flyer] >> [horizontal] >> [\dimexpr\measure{bleed}/2-\measure{shortfold}\re

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-26 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 26.09.18 09:03, Marco Patzer wrote: > I looked into it and this is what I came up with: > > \definepageshift > [flyer] > [horizontal] > [\dimexpr\measure{bleed}/2-\measure{shortfold}\relax, >\dimexpr\measure{bleed}/2\relax, >\dimexpr\measure{bleed}/2\relax, >

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 25.09.18 09:56, Marco Patzer wrote: > In general it shouldn't be too hard to create two variables, “bleed” > and “shortfold” and make the rest dependent on those two. But this > didn't work for page shift when I tried. Probably because I didn't > really grasp how pageshift works.

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-24 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Marco, On 21.09.18 16:56, Marco Patzer wrote: > A while ago I made a corporate flyer with context using the > TRYPTICHON method. Printing required 3mm bleed. Thanks a lot for this template. This is exactly what I need. I try to understand it in order to adapt it to the requirements of my

[NTG-context] Position of image in tabulate

2018-09-22 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
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 text input starts at the bottom edge of the image going further down. I want the text to start at the top edge of the

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-21 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 21.09.18 16:56, Marco Patzer wrote: > A while ago I made a corporate flyer with context using the > TRYPTICHON method. Printing required 3mm bleed. Thanks for this hint. I would have asked this later I am sure because I think there will be bleeding images. juh

Re: [NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-21 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Thanks a lot. This is really straight forward. Embarrasing. ;-) On 21.09.18 15:48, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > \definepapersize [A4/3] [width=99mm,height=210mm] > > \setuppapersize [A4/3] [A4,landscape] One question: is "A4/3" just a marker or does it include calculation? juh

[NTG-context] Creating flyers with ConTeXt

2018-09-21 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, consulting the wiki I found http://context.aanhet.net/svn/contextman/context-reference/en/co-pagedesign.pdf and the command \setuparranging [TRYPTICHON]. So I think that I should be able to make a pdf for a flyer and print it with an online printer. But as I am still very new to ConTeXt,

[NTG-context] Errors while processing xml file

2018-09-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, some time ago I started a project to learn more about xml processing. I thought it would be nice to typeset texts from the German Text Archive. So I setup an environment to do this. https://github.com/juh2/tei-style-dta-context It's a very poor project, because most of the code is taken

Re: [NTG-context] Textadept with ConTeXt

2018-08-21 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all! Thank you very much for hinting to Textadept. I'll test the editor. One question: If I source "context/tex/setuptex" and start textadept from the shell, I can build a file with this configuration line in init.lua: textadept.run.compile_commands.tex = 'mtxrun --autogenerate --script

[NTG-context] Use of context in lua (was: date calculated with currentdate plus n days)

2018-08-14 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 14.08.2018 16:58, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > I rewrote your sample as (xtables are the only tables I know in ConTeXt): > > \starttext > \startlua > context.startxtable() > context.startxrow() > context.startxcell() > context("Note 1") >

Re: [NTG-context] date calculated with currentdate plus n days

2018-08-13 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
On 13.08.2018 17:57, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > if you don’t mind using Lua, here you have it: > > \starttext > \def\duedate{\cldcontext{os.date('\letterpercent d/\letterpercent > m/\letterpercent Y', os.time()+ 10 * 24 * 3600)}} > > \duedate > \stoptext > > Just in case

[NTG-context] date calculated with currentdate plus n days

2018-08-13 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I want to insert a due date for payments in my invoice and I would like to calculate it from \currentdate. Something like define \duedate = \currentdate plus 10 days Is this possible? juh ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] general suggestion for ConTeXt documentation

2018-08-10 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Hraban, On 08.08.2018 08:50, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > I’m also writing a (beginners) book on ConTeXt in German, and I find it > really hard to decide what I should include. It can’t become a reference, a > complete one is impossible anyway. You can’t do serious work with ConTeXt >

[NTG-context] German letter style

2017-12-05 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, contextgarden is full of letter examples. But even the first simple example here http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Letter#Example does not compile. mtx-context | current version: 2017.12.04 16:37 So I want to ask: What is the current approach for writing German style din letters? Ciao!

[NTG-context] results are to be on the running path, not on 'build', ignoring --result

2017-11-28 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I am using a Makefile to call context on a XML-file. With older versions of context I could build the PDF in a special targetdir defined in the Makefile. The call of context is a follows: pandoc $(SRC) $(CONTEXTOPTIONS) --variable include-after="Version: $(ID)" -o tmp.xml && contextjit

Re: [NTG-context] (bug?) itlc removes liga

2017-07-30 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 29.07.2017 um 21:51 schrieb Hans Hagen: > On 7/29/2017 5:40 PM, Jean-Pierre Delange wrote: >> >> Hello Pablo, >> >> I am very sad to inform you, dear Pablo, that there is the same bug >> with ligatures on (OS Linux x64) CTX current version: 2016.11.22 >> aswell as on mtx-context | current

Re: [NTG-context] (bug?) itlc removes liga

2017-07-29 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 28.07.2017 um 19:25 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez: > Could anyone be so kind to confirm the bug with latest beta? I can confirm it. juh ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

Re: [NTG-context] ownnumber in \starttitle etc

2016-11-20 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 20.11.2016 um 17:14 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: >> Jan U. Hasecke <mailto:juh+ntg-cont...@mailbox.org> >> 20. November 2016 um 17:07 >> >> Thanks. >> >> Is there a command similar to \showsetup that shows the current setup? > \usemodule[setups]

Re: [NTG-context] ownnumber in \starttitle etc

2016-11-20 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 20.11.2016 um 16:27 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: >> Jan U. Hasecke <mailto:juh+ntg-cont...@mailbox.org> >> 20. November 2016 um 16:16 >> >> I see what it does in \startchapter, but it does nothing in \starttitle. >> I wonder why the option is displayed. >

Re: [NTG-context] ownnumber in \starttitle etc

2016-11-20 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 20.11.2016 um 16:09 schrieb Hans Hagen: > On 11/20/2016 3:51 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Hi all, >> >> \showsetup{\starttitle} shows the option 'ownnumber" with a TEXT-value. >> I don't know what this option is good for. > > title is just an insta

[NTG-context] ownnumber in \starttitle etc

2016-11-20 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, \showsetup{\starttitle} shows the option 'ownnumber" with a TEXT-value. I don't know what this option is good for. juh ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] Recommendations on presentations

2016-10-08 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 07.10.2016 um 17:43 schrieb Aditya Mahajan: > It is instructive to step through the git commits to understand the code > better. One way to do so is: > > https://randomdeterminism.wordpress.com/2013/01/13/creating-a-clean-presentation-style-in-40-commits/ > What a cool way of teaching stuff!

Re: [NTG-context] Recommendations on presentations

2016-10-06 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 05.10.2016 um 11:15 schrieb Nicola: > On 2016-10-05 08:25:03 +, Otared Kavian said: >>> Is it better to simply define the layout from scratch? > > For me, yes. I have found this step-by-step guide good to start with: > > https://github.com/adityam/context-slides-example From a quick

[NTG-context] Recommendations on presentations

2016-10-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, Keynote is the only software that ties me to MacOS X. I would like to copy some of its presentations styles to ConTeXt (MKIV). What is the best way to do this? I read about simpleslides and looked into the code but I am unsure whether I start from a simpleslides example. Is it better

Re: [NTG-context] Mailing list search software

2016-10-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 03.10.2016 um 15:56 schrieb Mojca Miklavec: > Having a free installation is not an issue. Sympa *is* opensource. But > it serves as a replacement for the whole Mailman installation rather > than just an interface for accessing the archives. Yes it is a replacement for Mailman. I understood

Re: [NTG-context] Mailing list search software

2016-10-03 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 03.10.2016 um 15:03 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: > Hi all, > > After the ConTeXt meeting, we were inventorying the old sub-sites > of contextgarden.net, in preparation of one or two new ones to appear > within the next months. > > One thing that we used to have was a site that ran the “Lurker” >

Re: [NTG-context] stoptabulate undefined control sequence when used with placetable

2016-09-28 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 28.09.2016 um 08:58 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > It’s a tabulate bug: > http://www.mail-archive.com/ntg-context%40ntg.nl/msg83290.html Argh, there was a voice in my head telling me that I've seen something about this. I should have browsed through my mails before making noise here. So let me

[NTG-context] stoptabulate undefined control sequence when used with placetable

2016-09-28 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, with LuaTeX 1.0.0 I get an undefined control sequence error when compiling an example from the wiki. \placetable[force,none]{}{% \starttabulate[|r|l|] \HL \NC I want this table \NC aligned in the center.\NC\NR \HL \stoptabulate } or

Re: [NTG-context] Pretty print Ctx code into HTML

2016-08-24 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Maybe this is a job for pandoc. See http://pandoc.org/ juh -- Das ZEN von Pandoc Bücher und E-Books einfach und professionell produzieren http://www.amazon.de/Das-ZEN-von-Pandoc-professionell/dp/1505218799/ Paperback (232 Seiten) und E-Book

Re: [NTG-context] \definedescription and setupdescription options

2016-03-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 04.03.2016 um 20:00 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > No, because I used a local version of the interface file where I added > missing entries but it isn’t finished yet. Wonderful. I love this feature. I am eagerly looking forward to see it released. Thanks! juh

Re: [NTG-context] \definedescription and setupdescription options

2016-03-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Aditya, Am 04.03.2016 um 16:49 schrieb Aditya Mahajan: > See: http://www.ntg.nl/maps/36/09.pdf which explains some of these. thank you very much for hinting to this ressources. juh ___ If your question is of

Re: [NTG-context] \definedescription and setupdescription options

2016-03-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Thank you Wolfgang, your examples are very helpful. Am 04.03.2016 um 16:52 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > Take a look at the attached files for the valid keys for the description > and enumeration environments. Did you make the pdf with \showsetup{...}? I am missing setupdescriptions. And I

[NTG-context] \definedescription and setupdescription options

2016-03-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I am working on a small documentation and today I tried all the options in \definedescription and/or \setupdescriptions to understand what is going on. I have no idea what these options are doing: closecommand titleleft titleright titledistance titlestyle titlecolor headcommand hang

[NTG-context] Bug in cont-*.xml

2016-03-04 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, In \showsetup{setupdescriptions} the option closesymbol is listed twice. BTW: Is there a bugtracker anywhere? juh ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] docbook(5) to context conversion

2016-02-22 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 22.02.2016 um 11:08 schrieb David Nebauer: > Hi, > > Are there any publicly available solutions for converting > docbook/docbook5 to context? You may find a way with Pandoc. http://pandoc.org/ juh ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] bug with numbering in bookmarks?

2016-02-11 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 11.02.2016 um 18:00 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez: > Dear list, > > I have the following code: > > \mainlanguage[es] > \setupinteraction > [state=start, > color=, > style=, > contrastcolor=, > focus=standard] > > \enabledirectives >

[NTG-context] Lost in letter module

2016-02-09 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi all, I am completely lost in the letter module. I started with the tutorial "Correspondence with ConTEXt Version: 2010.08.27" but reference line does not show up at all. So I read a little further: http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Letter And the PDFs that are linked under "Further information"

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt vs Beamer

2016-01-26 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 26.01.2016 um 11:22 schrieb Saša Janiška: > Still, wonder how do you like Pandoc's ability to convert to > ConTeXt? I don't use it. ;-) I use Pablo's solution to convert to ConTeXt. https://github.com/ousia/from-pandoc-to-context It adds an additional layer of xml to the process but it

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt vs Beamer

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 25.01.2016 um 21:11 schrieb Saša Janiška: > How does ConTeXt compare for the purpose vs LaTeX/Beamer? For the sake of completeness, have a look at Pandoc, which produces presentations from simple markdown sources in various formats including beamer and some nice looking html based

Re: [NTG-context] documentation sprint at 10th ConTeXt meeting

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 25.01.2016 um 15:55 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: > Hans has a version info on his page for each PDF, e.g. > http://pragma-ade.com/show-man-1.htm In the "Manual" and in "Getting started" there is no mention of the new startchapter command, which is mentioned on the wiki as a replacement of the

[NTG-context] XML interface commands

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Dear list, I am currently trying to setup a small documentation about ConTeXt and I would like to use the \showsetup command to introduce the documentation of a command. But it seems that not all commands are accessible through this command. Eg. startchapter etc. is not accessible. Are there

[NTG-context] documentation sprint at 10th ConTeXt meeting

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Dear list, are there any plans to have a documentation sprint at Kalenberg? I am currently trying to setup a small documentation about ConTeXt in order to better learn how to use it, and I face several issues. 1. documentation is scattered. Sources of documentation are the Wiki and a lot of PDF

Re: [NTG-context] documentation sprint at 10th ConTeXt meeting

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 25.01.2016 um 18:20 schrieb Alan BRASLAU: > On Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:44:09 +0100 > Hans Hagen wrote: > >>> I would like to propose a documentation sprint at the meeting in >>> Kalenberg this fall to improve the situation. >> >> sure, just mail an abstract to Alan (who chairs

Re: [NTG-context] XML interface commands

2016-01-25 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 25.01.2016 um 17:41 schrieb Hans Hagen: > We're also extending the system a bit to cover more variants of commands > (currently I'm updating the xml manual and adding setups there too). Great, for me this system would be the first place to look up commands if it covers everything. juh

[NTG-context] Usage of label in startsection etc.

2016-01-22 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi list, on this page http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Command/startsection the argument "label" is not explained. Since the argument "reference" is used for the text references \in, \at and \about I wonder what "label" is used for? TIA juh

Re: [NTG-context] Ligatures in EB Garamond

2016-01-19 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 19.01.2016 um 16:31 schrieb Kate F: > On 19 January 2016 at 09:05, Arthur Reutenauer > wrote: >>> I have no clue what a package is supposed to do but any solution has to come >>> up with a list if words. >> >> I think the point is that often in German,

[NTG-context] Ligatures in EB Garamond (was: \replaceword and \setreplacements with xml files)

2016-01-18 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 17.01.2016 um 20:05 schrieb Hans Hagen: > On 1/16/2016 3:58 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Am 16.01.2016 um 13:31 schrieb Schmitz Thomas A.: >>> >>> Please provide a minimal example of your problem. It’s impossible to >>> help when we have no clue what

Re: [NTG-context] Ligatures in EB Garamond

2016-01-18 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 18.01.2016 um 11:09 schrieb Hans Hagen: > On 1/18/2016 10:16 AM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Am 17.01.2016 um 20:05 schrieb Hans Hagen: >>> On 1/16/2016 3:58 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >>>> Am 16.01.2016 um 13:31 schrieb Schmitz Thomas A.: >>>>> &

Re: [NTG-context] Ligatures in EB Garamond

2016-01-18 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
. > > By the way, the newly standardized German keyboard layout even has the > ZWNJ on it and the norm recommends its use to prevent ligation. > > Best regards > Georg Duffner > > Am 18.01.2016 um 11:09 schrieb Hans Hagen: > > On 1/18/2016 10:16 AM, Jan U. Hasecke

Re: [NTG-context] \replaceword and \setreplacements with xml files

2016-01-17 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 17.01.2016 um 20:05 schrieb Hans Hagen: > On 1/16/2016 3:58 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> >> When I choose EB Garamond, it does not work. -- example-Garamond.tex >> >> I confirmed this behaviour in my real setup. > > don't assume that ligatures are always real

[NTG-context] \replaceword and \setreplacements with xml files

2016-01-16 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Dear list, some time ago I ask for a way to selectively suppress ligatures. Hans told me to use the replacement feature. - http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2015/083044.html - http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2015/083034.html In another thread a solution with the translate module

Re: [NTG-context] \replaceword and \setreplacements with xml files

2016-01-16 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Am 16.01.2016 um 13:31 schrieb Schmitz Thomas A.: > > Please provide a minimal example of your problem. It’s impossible to > help when we have no clue what you’re doing. Sorry, of course. After setting up a mwe I found that it is a font related issue. When I don't specify a font, it works. -->

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt on ARM architecture raspberry pi

2016-01-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Mojca, Am 10.01.2016 um 17:54 schrieb Mojca Miklavec: > On 10 January 2016 at 13:46, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: >> Hi, >> >> has anyone installed ConTeXt on a Raspberry Pi? > > Yes. Except that: > - nobody built the latest binaries yet (I can do it tomorrow if y

Re: [NTG-context] disabling ligatures in selected words

2016-01-12 Thread Jan U. Hasecke
Hi Thomas, Am 23.10.2015 um 21:23 schrieb Thomas A. Schmitz: > On 23.10.2015 21:09, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: >> Take a look at the new replacement mechanism (lang-rep.mkiv): >> >> - http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2015/083044.html >> -

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