Re: [NTG-context] update fails

2014-01-06 Thread Roland Thiers
Le 6 janv. 2014 à 10:36, Hans Hagen a écrit : On 1/5/2014 6:36 PM, Roland Thiers wrote: Hi everybody, First of all, my best wishes of a very happy new year to all users of this list ! I used to update context standalone with the script ctx-update : cd /Users/rolandthiers/context

[NTG-context] update fails

2014-01-05 Thread Roland Thiers
happens or what mistake I did ? Roland

Re: [NTG-context] Configure AUCTeX to run context not texec

2013-11-08 Thread Roland Thiers
---end---8--- I have bound this function rol-context to the key F7, it works fine but it's definitely non optimal ! Regards, Roland (math teacher in a high school) ___ If your question is of interest

Re: [NTG-context] command for a MP graphic

2013-05-08 Thread Roland Thiers
Le 8 mai 13 à 06:56, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit : Am 07.05.2013 um 22:28 schrieb Roland Thiers roland.thi...@gmail.com: Thank you very much for this precision, Wolfgang. I tried with two variables and it works with this syntax : \startuniqueMPgraphic{polygoneregulier} numeric u ; u

[NTG-context] command for a MP graphic

2013-05-07 Thread Roland Thiers
withcolor blue; \stopbuffer \define \polyreg {\processMPbuffer[largeurdeslignes,polygoneregulier,cercleunite]} \starttext \polyreg \stoptext Thanks, Roland Thiers ___ If your question is of interest to others as well

Re: [NTG-context] command for a MP graphic

2013-05-07 Thread Roland Thiers
}{\polyreg\recurselevel\space} \stoptext Thanks a lot Marco ! I have to think carefully on your way : I don't understand all these commands yet. Roland ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add

Re: [NTG-context] command for a MP graphic

2013-05-07 Thread Roland Thiers
≥ Le 7 mai 13 à 13:05, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit : Am 07.05.2013 um 09:51 schrieb Marco Patzer home...@lavabit.com: On 2013–05–07 Roland Thiers wrote: Hi, I did this code to get a regular polygon with metafun, it works but I would like to have an user command like \define or \def

[NTG-context] text overlayed

2013-03-04 Thread Roland Thiers
and if it is i don't know how to do ! Thanks for any help, best regards, Roland My code : \setuplayout[width=fit,height=fit,header=0cm,topspace=1.8cm,footer=1.2cm,% bottomspace=1cm,backspace=6cm,leftmargin=1.5cm, leftmargindistance=0.5cm,rightmargin=1cm,rightmargindistance=0.5cm, location=singlesided

Re: [NTG-context] text overlayed

2013-03-04 Thread Roland Thiers
Le 4 mars 13 à 12:37, Marco Patzer a écrit : On 2013–03–04 Roland Thiers wrote: I'm learning a little bit of metapost language, using metafun manual. I made some background for a title (surely the code is awful, thanks for suggestions of improvement) but it's static, i'd like to adapt

Re: [NTG-context] Math typesetting problems

2013-01-28 Thread Roland Thiers
, B_u = U}(x) = \frac{e^{-\frac{(u-s)x^2 - 2x(S(u-t) + U(t-s)) + \frac{(S(u-t) + U(t-s))^2}{(u-s)}}{2(t-s)(u-t)}}}{\sqrt{2\pi\frac{(t-s)(u-t)}{u-s}}} \stopformula Thanks, Janne OK ! So you need an expert, I'm just a newbie :) I would be interested to know how to do that. Best, Roland

Re: [NTG-context] Math typesetting problems

2013-01-27 Thread Roland Thiers
to illustrate my point. The result seems to be independent of the font in use. \startformula -\frac{e^{\frac{4}{5}}}{4} \stopformula Janne Hi Janne, With \dfrac it looks good. With \fraction the minus sign is on the top of the fraction. Best regards, Roland

Re: [NTG-context] \IncludePicture in SimpleSlides

2013-01-04 Thread Roland Thiers
Le 4 janv. 13 à 23:39, Thomas A. Schmitz a écrit : On 12/30/2012 03:05 AM, Roland Thiers wrote: Hello, I have tried the simpleslides module. Starting with it is very nice. I have get some trouble with \IncludePicture. Running : ConTeXt ver: 2012.12.28 20:30 MKIV fmt: 2012.12.29 int

[NTG-context] \IncludePicture in SimpleSlides

2012-12-29 Thread Roland Thiers
(process succeded a few time ago). If I use \externalfigure, no problems. Best regards, Roland ___ 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] to pass an argument in a macro

2012-12-25 Thread Roland Thiers
Am 23.12.2012 um 02:58 schrieb Roland Thiers roland.thi...@gmail.com: Bonjour, I am new in ConTeXt. I love its features. I need some (or a lot of) help. I tried to get a macro which compute some values for a math function. Le 23 déc. 12 à 18:43, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit

Re: [NTG-context] to pass an argument in a macro

2012-12-25 Thread Roland Thiers
Le 25 déc. 12 à 23:24, Hans Hagen a écrit : On 12/25/2012 9:36 AM, Roland Thiers wrote: - when one create a table doing this : userdata=userdata or {}, is it only to be sure that userdata is not actually a variable which exists (with a non nil value) ? Less safely we could write

[NTG-context] to pass an argument in a macro

2012-12-22 Thread Roland Thiers
understanding that kind of things. Best regards, Roland ___ 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] Numerical Calculations

2012-12-19 Thread Roland Thiers
: number Roland ___ 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://www.pragma-ade.nl

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTex choking on \definesynonyms?

2009-08-29 Thread Roland
/B/BerlinPaper/BookConTeXt/minimal.tex 72 MTXrun | fatal error, return code: 1 On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 22:27, Kevin D. Robbinskrobb...@alumni.princeton.edu wrote: Hi Roland, Hans (or someone else) added abbreviation as a standard synonym in the file strc-syn.mkiv. You no longer need

[NTG-context] LuaTex choking on \definesynonyms?

2009-08-04 Thread Roland
to look into this? Thanks Roland 1 This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.42.0-2009071723 2  \write18 enabled. 3 (/Users/rs/Desktop/Dropbox/C/ConTeXt_sandbox/sandbox.tex 4 5 ConTeXt  ver: 2009.07.23 20:11 MKIV  fmt: 2009.8.2  int: english/english 6 7 system

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTex error attempt to index global 'lang' (a nil value)

2008-04-12 Thread Roland
Hmmm this produces something funny: $ luatools --selfupdate LuaTools | to be replaced old script /usr/texbin/luatools LuaTools | unable to locate new script LuaTools | LuaTools | runtime: 0.005 seconds Perhaps some link is wrong or I shouldn't use the alias /usr/texbin (as installed by MacTeX)?

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTex error attempt to index global 'lang' (a nil value)

2008-04-12 Thread Roland
\dodocomplexbutton#1[#2]#3[#4]% #3 can contain [] - {#3} later Anybody? Roland On 12/04/2008, Roland [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hmmm this produces something funny: $ luatools --selfupdate LuaTools | to be replaced old script /usr/texbin/luatools LuaTools | unable to locate new script

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTex error attempt to index global 'lang' (a nil value)

2008-04-08 Thread Roland
yes, here goes: $ luatools --ini --verbose --compile cont-en LuaTools | version 1.1.1 - 2006+ - PRAGMA ADE / CONTEXT LuaTools | skipping configuration for /texmf-local/web2c from /tmp/luatex-cache/context/fcf214085bb2c4fcd9a0f9a9f0d0aecf/trees/d80510d450a3fa2a64df4d3741825f1d LuaTools |

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTex error attempt to index global 'lang' (a nil value)

2008-04-06 Thread Roland
: Context Sorting Macros (languages) (/usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/tex/context/base/sort-lan.mkiv))error: ...al/texlive/texmf-local/tex/context/base/node-ini.lua:345: attempt to index field 'otf' (a nil value) . l.3174 Any idea? Thanks Roland On 06/04/2008, Taco Hoekwater

[NTG-context] LuaTex error attempt to index global 'lang' (a nil value)

2008-04-05 Thread Roland
}{1.001} ? Anybody have an idea what is wrong? I'm on Leopard 10.5.2. Thanks Roland ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http

[NTG-context] ConTeXt XSLT plugin for MultiMarkdown anyone know XSLT?

2008-03-01 Thread Roland
enough understanding of XSLT and ConTeXt to help out with creating such a translator? Like the Pandoc converter, it would help to promote ConTeXt towards a broader audience... Thanks Roland Would it be difficult to also create an XSLT file for output to ConTeXt? I know it's not used as much as LaTeX

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-03-01 Thread Roland
Seems we never posted the conclusion about this problem: XeTeX simply doesn't work with the old Mac Type 1 Postscript fonts on Mac OS X (Leopard or before). The reason is that these old fonts store their data in the resource fork, which Unix utilities like XeTeX don't see. Only TrueType or

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-02-01 Thread Roland
Hi Mojca, Sorry for the late reply. I was travelling extensively. Now I am trying to pick up this thread again -- here's the text source I used (with your latest suggestion) and the error produced (see line 100) -- still the same problem I think :-( 1 \starttypescript[serif][eco] 2

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-21 Thread Roland
'! Sorry to keep bugging you about these errors all the time! Thanks for any help you might have ;-) Roland ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-21 Thread Roland
and Textmate and the shell are calling the right distribution. Guess what -- I'm still at the original problem now: ** ERROR ** Invalid font: -1 (0) (though still using Wolfgang's suggested script). See output below. I'm getting desperate now... Thanks Roland TeXExec | processing document

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-21 Thread Roland
). This produced the errors as enclosed in log 2... Thanks again Roland == LOG 1 = TeXExec | processing document 'hello.tex' TeXExec | no ctx file found TeXExec | tex processing method: context TeXExec | TeX run 1 TeXExec | writing option file hello.top TeXExec | using randomseed 166 TeXExec

[NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-20 Thread Roland
\setsansfont[Mapping=tex-text]{Skia} 8 \setmonofont{Courier} 9 \author{Roland} 10 \title{XeTeX test} 11 12 \begin{document} 13 \maketitle 14 \section{This is a new section} 15 Let's try to \emph{write} this. 16 17 Lorem ipsum dolor sit

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-20 Thread Roland
ConTeXt ver: 2007.01.12 15:56 MKII fmt: 2008.1.20 int: english/english Any idea? Thanks Roland On 20/01/2008, Wolfgang Schuster [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 20 Jan 2008 11:21:32 +0100 Roland [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, I am fairly new to both ConTeXt (and XeTeX) but I've already been

Re: [NTG-context] Using Postscript Type 1 fonts in ConTeXt/XeTeX?

2008-01-20 Thread Roland
Hi Mojca, Thanks for your two answers. I guess updating my distribution is the first priority--perhaps that is causing all the errors I just posted in answer to Wolfgang's suggestion. I'll try your suggestion and then see if it works, will confirm to the mailing list once I know. Thanks Roland