[NTG-context] Re: Vertical alignment of formulas

2003-09-23 Thread Emil Hedevang Lohse
Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi, I fixed/extended some experimental code. See attached file. Of course you need to move the core file to base and regenerate the format. If you want autospacing, you need the \epar (this will trigger some line width calculations, somethign that needs

[NTG-context] critical editions in context

2003-09-23 Thread Thomas A . Schmitz
Sorry if this is a double post; I sent this message on Friday, and I think it somehow got lost. In March/April 2002, Hans and Idris had an interesting exchange about the topic critical editions in context here in ntg-context; the main question was whether the functionality of edmac could be

Re: [NTG-context] Re: newbie tabulate question

2003-09-23 Thread Thomas A . Schmitz
I feel like a complete fool now. I had given up, assuming it couldn't be done. When your post arrived, I had a last look at my file to copy the error message into this mail--and now it works! I guess what I did wrong was to REPLACE the \NR with \TB instead of ADDING it. So for whoever might

[NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context]metapost prblem

2003-09-23 Thread Emil Hedevang Lohse
Severin Obertuefer [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: thanks for your answer it works, but only with a normal circle. if the circle is xyscaled the same thing seems to bee much more complicate... here is the mp-code once again: beginfig(2); path c; pair A, B; c := fullcircle scaled 2 cm

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Again: \indenting[*hang*] ?!

2003-09-23 Thread Thomas A . Schmitz
There's one command I have learnt during my first weeks with Context: grep -r setuphanging /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.local/tex/context/ [or whatever it is your looking for] It's fast and allows you to filter the source files you need to look at. They are surprisingly explicit and thus (at

[NTG-context] (no subject)

2003-09-23 Thread Thomas A . Schmitz
Sorry if this is a double post; I sent this message on Friday, and I think it somehow got lost. In March/April 2002, Hans and Idris had an interesting exchange about the topic critical editions in context here in ntg-context; the main question was whether the functionality of edmac could be

Re: [NTG-context] Re: newbie tabulate question

2003-09-23 Thread Thomas A . Schmitz
I feel like a complete fool now. I had given up, assuming it couldn't be done. When your post arrived, I had a last look at my file to copy the error message into this mail--and now it works! I guess what I did wrong was to REPLACE the \NR with \TB instead of ADDING it. So for whoever might

[NTG-context] Re: METAPOST problem

2003-09-23 Thread Emil Hedevang Lohse
Apparently it takes some time for my suggestion to get through to the mailing list, so I send you a direct answer: Isn't it easier to use arctime and the specify A and B as lengths instead of points? For example: A := 1cm; B := 1cm; draw subpath (arctime A of c, arctime (arclength c) - B

Re: [NTG-context] FONT-CHI.TEX

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 14:30 23/09/2003 +0900, Matthew Huggett wrote: Line 660 of FONT-CHI.TEX has a \starttabulate while ln 812 has \starttabel . Is this a mistake? They should both be Dutch, shouldn't they? in the future all docu will use english commands; sometimes one could use mixed interfaces, i.e. the

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Again: How to make empty pages by default empty?

2003-09-23 Thread Willi Egger
- Original Message - From: Steffen Wolfrum [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, September 22, 2003 10:43 PM Subject: [NTG-context] Re: Again: How to make empty pages by default empty? The following message was sent by Willi Egger [EMAIL PROTECTED] on Mon, 22 Sep 2003

[NTG-context] Typing in new command problems

2003-09-23 Thread ^Nitram^
Hi, I try to define new command with typing in this way: \def\Command#1% { \framed[options] { \starttyping #1 \stoptyping } } and use it in this way: \Command{\getbuffer[name]} but I have an error: ! Argument of \copyverbatimline has an extra }. If I change to \def\Command#1#2% I have:

[NTG-context] Re: Typing in new command problems

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
^Nitram^ [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi, I try to define new command with typing in this way: \def\Command#1% { \framed[options] { \starttyping #1 \stoptyping } } Don't mess with verbatim stuff in commands. Don't ask why, just don't do it ;-) And: TeX != C. Don't write C-like

Re: [NTG-context] critical editions in context

2003-09-23 Thread Idris S Hamid
Hi Thomas, Thomas A.Schmitz wrote: In March/April 2002, Hans and Idris had an interesting exchange about the topic critical editions in context here in ntg-context; the main question was whether the functionality of edmac could be implemented in context. I'd be curious to know whether

[NTG-context] ncie trick

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, If you want to have breakpoints in a section title dependent on a version of a document, herw is a trick: \definetextmodediscretionary wb {\\} \definetextmodediscretionary ib { } \definetextmodediscretionary wb { } \definetextmodediscretionary ib {\\} \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Typing in new command problems

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 16:33 23/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Don't mess with verbatim stuff in commands. Don't ask why, just don't do it ;-) use buffers instead has to do with tex collapsing spaces into one, lineendings being spaces, active characters etc And: TeX != C. Don't write C-like TeX-braces: { \this {

[NTG-context] italic correction

2003-09-23 Thread Idris S Hamid
Dear syndicate, Sometimes I make a definition like \def\TR{\it} for certain purposes (structural consistency, etc.). How do I modify this to automatically do an italic correction the way \em is set up to do in \ConTeXt? == By the way, did Hans ever make a final ConTeXt

[NTG-context] Re: Typing in new command problems

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hello Hans, \unprotect \def\beginmacro{\catcode`\^^M=\@@ignore} \def\endmacro {\catcode`\^^M=\@@endofline} \protect \beginmacro \def\patrickneedsatexchallengeeachday#1 {Does he? (#1) Why's That?} \endmacro without trying it, I

[NTG-context] Re: italic correction

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Idris S Hamid [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi, Sometimes I make a definition like \def\TR{\it} for certain purposes (structural consistency, etc.). How do I modify this to automatically do an italic correction the way \em is set up to do in \ConTeXt? I'd do it like this:

[NTG-context] Re: strange tabulate

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hello Willi, I tried your example and indeed there are no horizontal lines in the second tabulate. - I checked then may latest document, where I have such tabulations included. OK, thanks for your answer. So I hope that Hans gets this note and resolves the problem :-) Patrick -- Silent

[NTG-context] Re: context2html or context2xml | xml2html ??

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hello Maurice, Is there something (an executable or a context package) which would allow us to write some (basic) context file, to html? IIRC Berend de Boer was working on something like this. But this is only a fragment in my memory, so I might be wrong. Perhaps he is following this list and

Re: [NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context]metapost prblem

2003-09-23 Thread Severin Obertüfer
that works!! thanks for the hint severin - Original Message - From: Jens-Uwe Morawski [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, September 22, 2003 2:50 PM Subject: Re: [NTG-context] Re: [NTG-context]metapost prblem On Mon, 22 Sep 2003 13:37:47 +0200 (MEST) Severin

[NTG-context] Re: Again: \indenting[*hang*] ?! + Re: critical editions in context

2003-09-23 Thread Steffen Wolfrum
There's one command I have learnt during my first weeks with Context: grep -r setuphanging /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.local/tex/context/ [or whatever it is your looking for] It's fast and allows you to filter the source files you need to look at. They are surprisingly explicit and thus (at

Re: [NTG-context] Re: italic correction

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 19:25 23/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Idris S Hamid [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi, Sometimes I make a definition like \def\TR{\it} for certain purposes (structural consistency, etc.). How do I modify this to automatically do an italic correction the way \em is set up to do in \ConTeXt? I'd

[NTG-context] *-nnt, *-lnt, c!, v! and multi-lingual interface

2003-09-23 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hi, I also tried it on page-nnt, core-nnt and core-lnt from todays answer on your critical edition thread (see below). But although I have ConTeXt's latest beta installed there was nothing grep could find. They are not in the distribution. P.S. When reading source:what does \c! or \v!

Re: [NTG-context] probably well known problem

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 21:30 21/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Best regards, squealer Pawe/l just curious, is this / notation (similar to german active ) still being used in poland (and tex)? Hans - Hans Hagen |

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Again: \indenting[*hang*] ?!

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 17:06 22/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Steffen Wolfrum [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: There is always another surprise in ConTexT. I mean: How should I know? I didn't know either. :-) well, it's one of the new things so you couldn't know (as with probab

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Again: \indenting[*hang*] ?!

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 17:06 22/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Steffen Wolfrum [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: There is always another surprise in ConTexT. I mean: How should I know? I didn't know either. :-) so ... write a one page YourWay doc with experiences (using the portal) and post it -) Hans

Re: [NTG-context] strange tabulate

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 20:26 22/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: \starttabulate[|l|p|] \HL \NC small \NC They say, small is beautiful. \NC \NR \HL \NC medium \NC It seems that the medium is the message. \NC \NR \HL \NC large \NC Large T||shirts are always sold out. \NC \NR \HL \stoptabulate \stoptext

Re: [NTG-context] \defineenumeration

2003-09-23 Thread Hans Hagen
At 11:19 20/09/2003 +0200, you wrote: Hi, Thanks Hans for the patch concerning enumerations. - Certain things now work as I thought they should, others don't . :-( In the meantime I downloaded and installed the latest (yesterdays) CONTeXT. 1. Numbering starts at 2, and the following items get