[NTG-context] lucida bright on mac os x (gwtex)

2004-06-01 Thread Jacob Duijnhouwer
Dear context users, Does anyone have experience in setting up Gerben Wierda's gwTex for Mac OS X to use ConTeXt and lucida bright fonts? Could you advice me where to buy the fontset for Mac OS X? And can anyone offer me a pointer to good step-by-step recipe to convert and install the fontset?

Re: [NTG-context] pagination bug

2004-06-01 Thread Nigel King
Hans, I may not have stated the seriousness of this bug adequately. What I meant to say was that after the first page the example doen't paginate at all! TIA Nigel On 25 May 2004, at 18:30, Nigel King wrote: Hans, The following minimum file does not paginate correctly. It overflows the second

Re: [NTG-context] Cell padding in natural tables

2004-06-01 Thread Nigel King
David, One I can answer \bTABLE[option=stretch] Nigel On 26 May 2004, at 19:55, David Munger wrote: Hello, There was that question to which I could not find an answer: http://www.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2002/000140.html So, is there a way to set the cell padding in natural tables? And by the

Re: [NTG-context] SciTE Mac

2004-06-01 Thread Adam Lindsay
Henning Hraban Ramm said this at Thu, 27 May 2004 18:15:05 +0200: I'd be glad if you could write together these tricks. But my installation is so messy (Fink stuff, a lot of self-compiled stuff and several different ports stuff...) that I probably should wait until I set up a clean Panther

Re: Re[4]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-06-01 Thread Gary Pajer
Hi, Nath is a very complex module, easily broken. If you can privately send me your preamble we might be able to find what was breaking it. Or you can try it yourself: move it up line by line until delimiters don't work anymore: you'll find what makes it bomb :) OK, I'll try that.

[NTG-context] \bTABLE[split=yes]

2004-06-01 Thread Nigel King
All, I thought the following long table would split but it doesn't seem to using the current beta. Am I missing something? \starttext This is a test of the \type{\TABLE} environment. \bTABLE[split=yes] \bTABLEhead \bTR \bTH Head 1 \eTH \bTH Head 2 \eTH \eTR \eTABLEhead \bTABLEfoot \bTR \bTH Foot

Re: [NTG-context] \bTABLE[split=yes]

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 16:50 01/06/2004, you wrote: All, I thought the following long table would split but it doesn't seem to using the current beta. Am I missing something? \starttext This is a test of the \type{\TABLE} environment. \bTABLE[split=yes] \bTABLEhead \bTR \bTH Head 1 \eTH \bTH Head 2 \eTH \eTR

Re: [NTG-context] \bTABLE[split=yes]

2004-06-01 Thread Nigel King
On 1 Jun 2004, at 18:18, Hans Hagen wrote: split=repeat splitmethod=a|b \bTABLE[split=repeat] % works \setupTABLE[split=repeat] % does not work which was not so obvious (to me!) I haven't worked out what the difference between splitmethod=a , splitmethod=b and nothing is. Thanks very much for

Re[4]: [NTG-context] Known nath bugs?

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 11:47 30/05/2004, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote: Nath is a very complex module, easily broken. If you can privately send me your preamble we might be able to find what was breaking it. Or you can try it yourself: move it up line by line until delimiters don't work anymore: you'll find what makes it

Re: [NTG-context] Wrapping \type{}

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 01:20 30/05/2004, you wrote: In my BNF module I use as an active character that begins and ends terminals in the grammar: regex: branch ; branch, \|, regex. Now, the above doesn't quite work as written, as \ is still active (and so is, in fact | as we're really inside a \starttabulate. What I

Re: [NTG-context] Re: pdfTeX questions

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 14:20 31/05/2004, you wrote: On Mon, 31 May 2004, Patrick Gundlach wrote: \externalfigure[example][width=5cm] some text, jpeg-figure is shifted down and to the left. I don't see that it is shifted to the left, but slightly down (I wonder where this is aligned?). Indeed, very slightly.

Re: Re[2]: [NTG-context] \=i

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 05:24 29/05/2004, you wrote: On Thu, 27 May 2004 23:47:07 +0200, Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ah, we stand you sitting there crying over tex, can we? Sometimes I want to curse TeX, believe me... Seriously though, I have a real phobia for all that low low-level stuff... Did u have a

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Overwritten metapost files

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 14:55 29/05/2004, you wrote: Le 28 mai 04, à 21:27, Henning Hraban Ramm a écrit : Am Freitag, 28.05.04, um 10:16 Uhr (Europe/Zurich) schrieb Nikolai Weibull: Probably not as good a reason as I think, but yes, the reason being that I want all texexec output to go into a separate directory. Yes,

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Getting { in the input.

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 11:59 29/05/2004, you wrote: * in enco-def.tex this is \definecharacter textbraceleft{\mathematics{\{}} which means wrapping {\tt ...} around it doesn't give a teletyped brace but a nice mathematics one. \type-{- the problem is in (1) not all fonts having all chars [esp cmr have

Re: [NTG-context] %%BoundingBox: (atend)

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 14:24 30/05/2004, you wrote: Hello, ConTeXt does not find the EPS-BoundingBox in EPS files generated by xmgrace. Such a file begins like this: %!PS-Adobe-3.0 EPSF-3.0 %%BoundingBox: (atend) and it ends like this: %%Trailer %%BoundingBox: 64 72 709 527 %%DocumentNeededResources: font Times-Roman

[NTG-context] wrong patch

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, The previous post was wrong; I was playing with write tests recently and send an old fragment; the right one is: sub RunFiles { my $currentpath = cwd() ; # test if current path is writable if (! -w $currentpath) { print current path readonly : $currentpath\n; if ($ENV[TEMP] -e

[NTG-context] for idris

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
This one is better: % add to cont-new.tex \unprotect \definesystemvariable{sx} \def\definestylecollection {\dosingleargument\dodefinestylecollection} \def\dodefinestylecollection[#1]% {\iffirstargument \unexpanded\setvalue{#1}{\styleinstance[#1]}%

Re: [NTG-context] Re: pdfTeX questions

2004-06-01 Thread Hans Hagen
At 14:53 31/05/2004, Patrick Gundlach wrote a quick test shows that /Author (M¸nster) is put in the pdf file, where the Character after the M is 0xfc. Dunno if this is right. dunno either but it is supposed to be in the proper encoding (unicode or pdfdoc) btw, using \pdf... primitives is a bad

[NTG-context] Colours in tables

2004-06-01 Thread techw
Hi All ! Is there a way in which I can color only the first row (tablehead) of the table gray? I am using \starttables[|p(\ucolf)|p(\ucols)|]. Thanks and Regards, -priya ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]