Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-25 Thread Taco Hoekwater
On Thu, 24 Jun 2004 13:34:20 -0600 Idris Samawi Hamid [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 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 be used once per document, and the (old) version I use has a few bugs (will try

Re: [NTG-context] Re: filename

2004-06-25 Thread Thomas Lohmann
Many thanks, Greetings Thomas Lohmann ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] Re: Installation problem

2004-06-25 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Matt Gushee [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: texexec --make en de nl Yes, I knew about that, and had already created the en and nl formats (since I don't work with German documents at all, I don't need de, do I?). No, you don't need de. Even when you want to typeset german documents, you don't

Re: [NTG-context] correction

2004-06-25 Thread Hans Hagen
dr. Hans van der Meer wrote: 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

[NTG-context] math in ConTeXt

2004-06-25 Thread jimarin
is ConTeXt prepared for math? I mean...can I do... $\sum_{i=1}^{n}{x_{i}}$ as I used to in LaTeX ? I don't make the \Sigma to be under and over characterised by i=1 and n. Jose ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [NTG-context] math in ConTeXt

2004-06-25 Thread Tobias Burnus
Hello, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: is ConTeXt prepared for math? With regard to mathematics ConTeXt can do all things which plain TeX can. I mean...can I do... $\sum_{i=1}^{n}{x_{i}}$ as I used to in LaTeX? Yes. For displaymath you can use plain TeX's $$\sum$$ or better \placeformula

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

2004-06-25 Thread jimarin
the blue thing was a mistake of mine...it is solved now ! will see what is failing with the update of texexec.pl...if I find the reason I will report it I like ConTeXt !! thanks Jose [...] but I cannot place a blue thing in the background...I have some overlay with a blue strip I wan to

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-25 Thread Idris Samawi Hamid
On Fri, 25 Jun 2004 08:21:03 +0200, Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello Idris, If you tell me what you want from the bib package, chances are that it will be added (if you don't, it won't be). Thnx, Taco, u r right of course; I am just waiting till I can test the latest version of

Re: [NTG-context] math in ConTeXt

2004-06-25 Thread Otared Kavian
is ConTeXt prepared for math? I mean...can I do... $\sum_{i=1}^{n}{x_{i}}$ as I used to in LaTeX ? I don't make the \Sigma to be under and over characterised by i=1 and n. Jose Hi Jose, Indeed ConTeXt contains all the plain TeX commands and you can use them (in this case \sum). So these formulas

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-25 Thread Hans Hagen
William D. Neumann wrote: And that's, unfortunately, a poor view to take. I would love to use ConTeXt for more of my academic writing, as it makes a lot of tasks much easier, not just layout and design. Unfortunately, it's inability to play like LaTeX when it comes to even such basic things as

[NTG-context] new typeface toy

2004-06-25 Thread Adam Lindsay
Hey Patrick, all, I like the wiki a lot. Thanks for getting it going! It's a nice, quick way to get hints out there. As a result, I wrote up a little font-usage hack that wasn't quite big enough for a MyWay, but that I wanted to share with folks:

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-25 Thread William D. Neumann
On Fri, 25 Jun 2004, Hans Hagen wrote: William D. Neumann wrote: And that's, unfortunately, a poor view to take. I would love to use ConTeXt for more of my academic writing, as it makes a lot of tasks much easier, not just layout and design. Unfortunately, it's inability to play like

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Can \note repeat its footnote?

2004-06-25 Thread Hans Hagen
Stefan Wachter wrote: Hi Hans, thanks for your reply. Unfortunately your solution does not work correctly. The following example produces one footnote at the first page but no footnote on the second page. \starttext funny\myfootnote[funny]{funny} funny\mynote[funny] \page funny\mynote[funny]

Re: [NTG-context] docs

2004-06-25 Thread Hans Hagen
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