[NTG-context] trouble with the title page using the FramedTitle style of the simpleslides module

2014-01-08 Thread Jesse Alama
I'm working with the simpleslides module and am trying to prepare a presentation using the FramedTitle style. Things are mostly OK, but I notice one curious problem with the title page. Try this out on the live ConTeXt installation: % -- the beginning \usemodule[simpleslides] [

Re: [NTG-context] Validate (cross)references

2011-05-27 Thread Jesse Alama
, annoying, impossible-to-miss mark in the margin (as one sees when working with overfull lines) or a giant red stopsign saying UNDEFINED REFERENCE, would do just as well. -- Jesse Alama http://centria.di.fct.unl.pt/~alama

Re: [NTG-context] alternating items in an itemization

2011-05-24 Thread Jesse Alama
On 2011-05-24 14:16:16 +0200, Wolfgang Schuster said: Am 23.05.2011 um 22:08 schrieb Jesse Alama: I'd like to define an itemization that has two kinds of items, representing a dialogue between two people. (One could imagine extending this to more than two.) I'd like to have something like

Re: [NTG-context] pdf attachments broken in latest minimal?

2011-05-23 Thread Jesse Alama
Hans Hagen wrote: On 21-5-2011 5:44, Jesse Alama wrote: It seems that PDF attachments aren't working in the latest minimals: $ context --version mtx-context | main context file: /Users/alama/context/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/context.mkiv mtx-context | current version: 2011.05.18 22

[NTG-context] query about referring to pdf attachments

2011-05-23 Thread Jesse Alama
Can one refer to PDF attachments as though they were local files? I'd like to treat the PDF as a kind of rudimentary filesystem. Whatever is attached to the PDF can be found under the root directory of the PDF. One could then place hyperlinks to these files which, when followed, cause an

[NTG-context] alternating items in an itemization

2011-05-23 Thread Jesse Alama
I'd like to define an itemization that has two kinds of items, representing a dialogue between two people. (One could imagine extending this to more than two.) I'd like to have something like this: \startdialogue \john What did you have for breakfast? \mary I skipped breakfast today. \john

[NTG-context] pdf attachments broken in latest minimal?

2011-05-21 Thread Jesse Alama
\useattachment[busted][hi.txt] \starttext attachment here: \attachment[busted] \stoptext Prepending \setupinteraction[state=start] to the document, and the compiling with, say, xetex, results in a PDF that has the attachment. But not with mkiv. -- Jesse

Re: [NTG-context] al...@0, etc, from plain.tex

2010-08-09 Thread Jesse Alama
On 2010-08-09 08:15:09 +0100, Hans Hagen said: On 9-8-2010 8:50, Taco Hoekwater wrote: On 08/09/2010 06:58 AM, Jesse Alama wrote: There's a plain TeX package (bussproofs.sty from CTAN; I realize that the file ends with .sty but it's intended to work in plain TeX) that I'm trying to get

[NTG-context] al...@0, etc, from plain.tex

2010-08-08 Thread Jesse Alama
There's a plain TeX package (bussproofs.sty from CTAN; I realize that the file ends with .sty but it's intended to work in plain TeX) that I'm trying to get working with ConTeXt. I'm stuck at one point though: the package has the statements \def\newcount{\al...@0\count\countdef\insc@unt}

Re: [NTG-context] mkiv: missing \colon, \colonequals is just an equality sign

2009-11-09 Thread Jesse Alama
Hi Aditya, On Nov 2, 2009, at 1:19 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Sun, 1 Nov 2009, Jesse Alama wrote: It seems that \colon is missing and \colonequals is mapped to the wrong symbol in the latest mkiv (I'm using the minimals). A minimal example: \starttext \startitemize \item $\colon

[NTG-context] mkiv: missing \colon, \colonequals is just an equality sign

2009-11-01 Thread Jesse Alama
It seems that \colon is missing and \colonequals is mapped to the wrong symbol in the latest mkiv (I'm using the minimals). A minimal example: \starttext \startitemize \item $\colon$ \item $\colonequals$ \stopitemize \stoptext No colon is generated from the first command (in fact, nothing

Re: [NTG-context] new beta

2009-04-11 Thread Jesse Alama
Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu writes: On Fri, 10 Apr 2009, Hans Hagen wrote: - otf math kerning is supported (neat) Yeah! Now one can actually use the two available otf math fonts :) Which are those? Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu

Re: [NTG-context] \rightarrow missing?

2009-04-09 Thread Jesse Alama
... However, \leftrightarrow works. So, currently, it is hard to typeset limits under mkiv! Alan On Tuesday 31 March 2009 09:14:16 Hans Hagen wrote: Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Mon, 30 Mar 2009, Jesse Alama wrote: It seems that \rightarrow is missing. The command exists, in the sense

Re: [NTG-context] xetex and attachment: troubles

2009-04-09 Thread Jesse Alama
___ -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg

Re: [NTG-context] New module simpleslides

2009-04-01 Thread Jesse Alama
. Thanks a lot. I've been following the git repository for a while now. Is that still going to be updated, or will development shift to some some other method? Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] Spacing after \cite

2009-03-31 Thread Jesse Alama
Taco Hoekwater t...@elvenkind.com writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Thanks for helping out with this. Is the second #1 supposed to be #2? Yes, In any case, this fix gives an error: Are you sure that is related? Perhaps you should create a test file. Well, the problem seems to have gone

Re: [NTG-context] Spacing after \cite

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Alama
\else #3\fi \egroup \dores... \redoloop -\expandrecursecontent \endofloop to be read again { ... l.1184 \completepublications[criterium=all] Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu

Re: [NTG-context] beta

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Alama
the case? Without the bib module, I will not be able to use MKIV in real projects, and would basically be stuck at the current beta. +1 (I'm currently wrapping up my dissertation using mkiv.) That said, a lua version of the bib module would, of course, be welcome. Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al

[NTG-context] \rightarrow missing?

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Alama
It seems that \rightarrow is missing. The command exists, in the sense that its use doesn't lead to an error, but it doesn't lead to anything in the output. Minimal example: \starttext $\rightarrow$ \stoptext Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu

Re: [NTG-context] Spacing after \cite

2009-03-29 Thread Jesse Alama
. Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context webpage

Re: [NTG-context] Spacing after \cite

2009-03-29 Thread Jesse Alama
Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfg...@googlemail.com writes: Am 29.03.2009 um 20:09 schrieb Jesse Alama: Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu writes: On Tue, 10 Mar 2009, Aditya Mahajan wrote: So I am guessing that the difference is because of something else, but I cannot see any differences

[NTG-context] math symbols missing?

2009-03-26 Thread Jesse Alama
, Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Is there anything like developer's manual for ConTeXt?

2009-03-20 Thread Jesse Alama
feedback). http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Main_Page#Documentation Could we add that manual to the minimals? Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please

Re: [NTG-context] modife the style of taspresent

2009-03-11 Thread Jesse Alama
/tree/master . The module is functional; it's lacking documentation... I've got the git repository. How do I install this module? (I'm using the minimals.) Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu

Re: [NTG-context] New beta

2009-03-11 Thread Jesse Alama
to 'format' (string expected, got nil) Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl

Re: [NTG-context] New beta

2009-03-10 Thread Jesse Alama
snapshot-0.36.0-2009031020, build 1979 i uploaded a new zip Still the same error. Same for me. -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry

Re: [NTG-context] endnotes grouped by chapter in a separate chapter

2009-01-26 Thread Jesse Alama
Hans Hagen pra...@wxs.nl writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Just a re-ask (I've not been able to figure this out yet) for the ConTeXt experts. in mkii there ar elimitations with respect to endnotes as they are collected in boxes like any note in mkiv they can also be collected in lists

Re: [NTG-context] endnotes grouped by chapter in a separate chapter

2009-01-25 Thread Jesse Alama
Just a re-ask (I've not been able to figure this out yet) for the ConTeXt experts. Jesse Alama al...@stanford.edu writes: I'd like to have endnotes placed in an appendix. I would like that appendix not to be one large list of notes; instead, I would like the notes to be grouped into sections

[NTG-context] trouble with xetex and metapost

2009-01-11 Thread Jesse Alama
; l.182 end .; ? Any idea what might be going on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu) ___ If your question is of interest to others

Re: [NTG-context] trouble with xetex and metapost

2009-01-11 Thread Jesse Alama
I forgot to add that I don't get this error when compiling with pdftex. Jesse Alama al...@stanford.edu writes: Using MkII (ver: 2009.01.09 16:57 MKII fmt: 2009.1.11 int: english/english), XeTeX (3.1415926-2.2-0.999.6 (Web2C 7.5.7)), and metapost (Version 1.005 (Web2C 7.5.7)), and metafun

[NTG-context] endnotes grouped by chapter in a separate chapter

2009-01-11 Thread Jesse Alama
from chapter 2. 2 Second note from chapter 2. Notes from Chapter 3: ... ... I've looked through the mailing list and the wiki, but I've not been able to find out how to accomplish what I'm after. Any ideas? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama (al...@stanford.edu

Re: [NTG-context] mkii and xetex with tl2008: invalid fontname errors

2008-08-01 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 9:24 PM, Jesse Alama wrote: \definetypeface [busted] [rm] [serif] [palatino] [default] \setupbodyfont [busted] \starttext \input tufte \stoptext Using XeTeX and ConTeXt MkII with the TeX Live 2008 developer snapshot

[NTG-context] trouble with math arrows

2008-07-30 Thread Jesse Alama
... \mathpalette ...\mathchoice {#1\displaystyle {#2} }{#1\textstyle {#2}}{#1\sc... l.6 Hello world! $\Ray{ABC} $. (This is done with a live pdftex on the garden.) Any ideas? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] mkii and xetex with tl2008: invalid fontname errors

2008-07-30 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, Jul 19, 2008 at 5:05 AM, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 2:55 AM, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 9

Re: [NTG-context] mkii and xetex with tl2008: invalid fontname errors

2008-07-18 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 2:55 AM, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 9:24 PM, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Using XeTeX and ConTeXt MkII with the TeX Live 2008 developer snapshot

[NTG-context] mkii and xetex with tl2008: invalid fontname errors

2008-07-17 Thread Jesse Alama
`texgyrepagella-bolditalic:+liga;+kern;mapping=tlig;+trep;', contains ':' kpathsea: Invalid fontname `texgyrepagella-bolditalic:+liga;+kern;mapping=tlig;+trep;', contains ':' [many more errors like that] Any idea what might be going on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] mkii and xetex with tl2008: invalid fontname errors

2008-07-17 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 9:24 PM, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Using XeTeX and ConTeXt MkII with the TeX Live 2008 developer snapshot (as of a few days ago), I run into a bunch of invalid fontname errors when compiling some documents

Re: [NTG-context] hyphenatedurl (WHY?)

2008-07-11 Thread Jesse Alama
country to country), though I would be surprised if it varied all that much, since URL's are a fairly new typographical entity. Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-07 Thread Jesse Alama
Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Thu, 3 Jul 2008, Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I

[NTG-context] trouble with typing in luatex

2008-07-07 Thread Jesse Alama
might be going on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-06 Thread Jesse Alama
Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Thu, 3 Jul 2008, Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have: LUAINPUTS=.;$TEXMF/tex/{context,plain/base,generic}//:$TEXMF/scripts

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-06 Thread Jesse Alama
Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Thu, 3 Jul 2008, Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have: LUAINPUTS=.;$TEXMF/tex/{context

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-04 Thread Jesse Alama
Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: LuaTools | runtime: 6.702 seconds Any ideas? looks ok to me did you update mtxrun.lua - mtxrun(.lua) in your bin path? No, I didn't mess with that. Is anyone else

Re: [NTG-context] modules for TeX Live 2008

2008-07-03 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Which modules are needed for TeX Live 2008? Here's some list (that Hans sent me some time ago): http://minimals.contextgarden.net/current/modules/ (t-tikz should not be included, and ) Why not tikz? Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-03 Thread Jesse Alama
Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have: LUAINPUTS=.;$TEXMF/tex/{context,plain/base,generic}//:$TEXMF/scripts/context/lua TEXMFSCRIPTS=.;$TEXMF/tex/{context,plain/base,generic,}//;$TEXMF/scripts/context// and I strongly

Re: [NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-02 Thread Jesse Alama
Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: I just downloaded the TeXLive 2008 developer snapshot and wanted to try out LuaTeX. Unfortunately, I can't even get started: $ context dissertation.tex MtxRun | unknown script: context I ran luatools --generate before

[NTG-context] trouble starting context

2008-07-01 Thread Jesse Alama
LuaTools | LuaTools | /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/scripts/context/lua/mtx-context.lua LuaTools | LuaTools | runtime: 0.118 seconds What might be going on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] distro info

2008-06-29 Thread Jesse Alama
Mojca Miklavec [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, Jun 14, 2008 at 6:35 PM, Jesse Alama wrote: Thomas A. Schmitz writes: The basis for my own comments in this thread do not lie in a preference for graphical tools, but rather for a straightforward way to stay up-to-date with the whole

Re: [NTG-context] AUCTeX and ConTeXt

2008-06-28 Thread Jesse Alama
it. This appears specific to AUCTeX, in this case running on GTK Emacs 22 / Ubuntu 8.04. By contrast, I have minimal to no problems on my OS X installation. What are the exit codes for texexec? Perhaps these are different from what auctex is expecting. Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] distro info

2008-06-14 Thread Jesse Alama
of these variables in connection with ConTeXt? Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http

Re: [NTG-context] distro info

2008-06-11 Thread Jesse Alama
-context webpage : http://www.pragma-ade.nl / http://tex.aanhet.net archive : https://foundry.supelec.fr/projects/contextrev/ wiki : http://contextgarden.net ___ -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

[NTG-context] \Asterisk

2008-05-23 Thread Jesse Alama
really not there, what would it take to add it? Thanks, Jesse PS Is there such a thing for ConTeXt as the Comprehensive Symbol List for LaTex? -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest

Re: [NTG-context] old-style numerals and .

2008-02-27 Thread Jesse Alama
Idris Samawi Hamid [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Fri, 22 Feb 2008 20:03:12 -0700, Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I tried switching to nice old-style numerals for a table of contents, and found to my chagrin that the periods in the numbers, such as the . in 2.3, get typeset as triangles

Re: [NTG-context] colors in pgf within context

2008-02-19 Thread Jesse Alama
the key information tex/.style? Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl

Re: [NTG-context] colors in pgf within context

2008-02-18 Thread Jesse Alama
, the phrase angle $\alpha$ is supposed to be in a kind of green, but that's not working either. What might be happening? Thanks, Jesse Aditya Mahajan [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I am CCing to the context list also. On Mon, 18 Feb 2008, Jesse Alama wrote: Hi Aditya, I recently came across a thread

[NTG-context] trouble with indices

2008-02-17 Thread Jesse Alama
with pdftex or xetex. I think that some recent change must be responsible for this, because I didn't notice any problems with indices, say, a couple months ago. What might be going on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

[NTG-context] math too big when in small contexts

2008-01-06 Thread Jesse Alama
on? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] on block quotes

2007-11-14 Thread Jesse Alama
-- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context webpage : http

[NTG-context] project structure and dissertations

2007-11-01 Thread Jesse Alama
to the whole text of the preface and do something like \startproduct dissertation \component preface \chapter{Preface} \getbuffer{buf:preface} \startfrontmatter ... with the whole text of the preface in a buffer? I would appreciate any advice! Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama

Re: [NTG-context] metapost question

2007-10-08 Thread Jesse Alama
://tex.aanhet.net archive : https://foundry.supelec.fr/projects/contextrev/ wiki : http://contextgarden.net ___ -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

[NTG-context] a question about formula labels: letters preceding numbers

2007-10-03 Thread Jesse Alama
in the particular document that I'm working with, a brutish one-off solution would suffice. But a method for prefixing a letter to a number (rather than the other way around) would be nicer. Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] bib module fails to produce publication list under certain conditions

2007-09-16 Thread Jesse Alama
Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: I recently came across an unusual error with the bib module: depending on the section structure of a document, the publication list is sometimes not produced. I've attached a simple document and a one-entry bib file

Re: [NTG-context] bib module fails to produce publication list under certain conditions

2007-09-16 Thread Jesse Alama
Jesse Alama [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jesse Alama wrote: I recently came across an unusual error with the bib module: depending on the section structure of a document, the publication list is sometimes not produced. I've attached a simple document

[NTG-context] \coloneqq

2007-09-14 Thread Jesse Alama
for \coloneqq on the wiki gave no results. Perhaps the symbol I want isn't called coloneqq in ConTeXt, or perhaps the symbol is currently missing. How can I get this symbol in my ConTeXt document? Thanks for your help, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [NTG-context] \overleftrightarrow

2007-07-11 Thread Jesse Alama
Hi Aditya, Aditya Mahajan [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, 28 Jun 2007, Jesse Alama wrote: I'm preparing a geometry course using ConTeXt and am impressed with the system so far. One thing I need is to do is typeset various geometrical symbols. It looks like ConTeXt already has

[NTG-context] \overleftrightarrow

2007-06-28 Thread Jesse Alama
command already available? If not, what can I do so that I can use it? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) *65: thesis is allowed only inside a proof ___ If your question is of interest to others as well

[NTG-context] using a symbol from the wasy physics symbol set

2007-06-28 Thread Jesse Alama
an OE ligature glyph. What might be going on? And is there any way I can use \varangle rather than \symbol[varangle] ? Thanks, Jesse -- Jesse Alama ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) *65: thesis is allowed only inside a proof