Re: [NTG-context] Simple plain presentation style

2004-06-24 Thread Hans Hagen
Shivkumar Chandrasekaran wrote: Does anybody have a simple presentation style module that has no fancy border/frame graphics or buttons? I need all the real-estate of the screen for a presentation that has images that are tall and formulas that are wide. \setuppapersize[S6][S6]

Re: [NTG-context] metafun

2004-06-24 Thread Hans Hagen
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have made texexec --make metafun to generate metafun format. And it said it generated it. But... I always get these messages kpathsea: Running mktexfmt metafun.mem fmtutil: no info for format `metafun'. texexec ---make --alone metafun move the mem file to the path

[NTG-context] updating context in cygwin by hand

2004-06-24 Thread jimarin
Hi there, after some investigation concluded I did not really installed the latest version of ConTeXt properly. This being the cause of many of my previous messages that Patrick, Hans and others (thanks to all !) so kindly replied. What I have here is a cygwin distro that comes with a texfm

[NTG-context] command definition

2004-06-24 Thread jimarin
is it possible anything like the following ? \def\MySomeTable#1% { \startbuffer #1 \stopbuffer } \MySomeTable{ \starttable blah blah blah... \stoptable } I find it difficult... Jose ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[NTG-context] Re: updating context in cygwin by hand

2004-06-24 Thread Patrick Gundlach
[...] pdfetex: unrecognized option `-fmt=cont-en' Try `pdfetex --help' for more information. known bug... see a message from me in thread installation problem http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.tex.context/15443 Patrick -- texshow-web: http://members.ping.de:8061 ConTeXt wiki:

Re: [NTG-context] Re: ConTeXt-Wiki

2004-06-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 23 juin 04, à 16:54, Patrick Gundlach a écrit : Hi Maurice, texshow-web: http://members.ping.de:8061 ConTeXt wiki: http://members.ping.de:8062 Not accessible! Perhaps because I'm behind a firewall? I should try at home. I just double checked that the services both run ok. If there is any

Re: [NTG-context] Re: updating context in cygwin by hand

2004-06-24 Thread jimarin
I think I am almost there... followed instructions at levana.de/context/ it seems to be searching first the things at my place as: mktexlsr: Updating /cygdrive/c/ConTeXt/texmf/ls-R... mktexlsr: Updating /usr/share/texmf/ls-R... mktexlsr: Updating /var/cache/fonts/ls-R... my place goes first

[NTG-context] correction

2004-06-24 Thread dr. Hans van der Meer
re: might be an error in ConTeXt file prop-mis.tex I had some difficulty with typesetting backgrounds. It seems there is an error in file prop-mis.tex (version 2004-06-21): token \popsplitnegativeproperty is never defined but \popsplitoverprintproperty is twice. I think the second one should be

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 24.06.2004 um 16:13 schrieb Maurice Diamantini: A ConTeXt reference book would be much like an uptodate cont-eni.pdf manual. It would be comparable to the couple LaTeX Lamport + Latex Compagnon Would be, should be, yes. But the reference cont-eni.pdf doesn't talk about math nor biblio. Both are

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-24 Thread Idris Samawi Hamid
On Thu, 24 Jun 2004 21:12:34 +0200, Henning Hraban Ramm [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Again, I don't think that bibliographies are basic. But I'm no scientific user. Actually, I think bibliographies are VERY basic. I edit an academic journal; each article has to have its own bib and m-bib can only

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-24 Thread William D. Neumann
On Thu, 24 Jun 2004, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: Even if math is typical for TeX, it's not typical for ConTeXt. I think the typical university user is content with LaTeX. ConTeXt is for those who like to design their own layout. And that's, unfortunately, a poor view to take. I would love to

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 24.06.2004 um 21:34 schrieb Idris Samawi Hamid: Question: in what context (no pun intended) do you use InDesign? Where is ConTeXt not so applicable? My main work (at home) is a bimonthly magazine (unitarische blätter for german unitarian religious fellowship); I know Hans (and perhaps some