Re: [NTG-context] Problems with left and right

2004-07-24 Thread Hans Hagen Outside
Matt Gushee wrote: Hello-- I have noticed a couple of cases where ConTeXt macros seem to have confused left and right sides: 1) I want to format some text in two columns, where the left column is right-aligned and the right column is left-aligned. I found I had to do this:

Re: [NTG-context] metaobj and transparent colors with \MPcolor

2004-07-24 Thread Hans Hagen Outside
Denis Roegel wrote: On Fri, Jul 23, 2004 at 09:53:22AM +0200, Eckhart Guthöhrlein wrote: Hi, I try to achieve transparently filled objects using the metaobj package. However, transparency is ignored completely in the output, I just get a normal white. Here is my test file: Hi, I have never

Re: [NTG-context] side figure and typing

2004-07-24 Thread Hans Hagen Outside
Willi Egger wrote: \startbuffer[test] \starttyping pack .ok .cancel .help -side top \stoptyping \stopbuffer \startbuffer[test] pack . \stopbuffer \starttext \SideFigure{right}{pack2}{figure.jpg}{0.25} { \getbuffer[test] \typebuffer[test] } Hans ___

Re: [NTG-context] Problems with left and right

2004-07-24 Thread Matt Gushee
On Fri, Jul 23, 2004 at 11:26:45PM -0700, Hans Hagen Outside wrote: I have noticed a couple of cases where ConTeXt macros seem to have confused left and right sides: First of all, thanks for your quick reply! forthermore, think of right as raggedright And left as ... raggedleft? Anyway,

Re: [NTG-context] Problems with left and right

2004-07-24 Thread Peter Mnster
On Sat, 24 Jul 2004, Matt Gushee wrote: COMMAND:\setupheadertexts [] [section] [title] [] RESULT: +++ | title| section | ||| |

Re: [NTG-context] key=value parameters

2004-07-24 Thread Vit Zyka
Great, but unfortunately it does not work with empty parameter list []. No I have no time but I will look for better definition of \rawgetparameters and \rawsetparameter. I fixed this a while ago, and not have: \def\rawgetparameters[#1][#2% some 5-10% faster {\ifx#2]% test is needed, else bomb

Re: [NTG-context] metaobj and transparent colors with \MPcolor

2004-07-24 Thread Vit Zyka
Sorry, I can not reproduce your example. I get only red page with black page number in header. No white box. And I do not known metaobj macro. The graphics won't compile without metaobj, which is a very nice macro package for metapost, available at CTAN/graphics/metapost/contrib/macros/metaobj/

Re: [NTG-context] Shading transparency / missing linear_shade variant

2004-07-24 Thread Vit Zyka
Furthermore, the shading variants for linear_shade do not correspond with those listed in the metafun manual, page 180. Variant 2 is missing and behaves like variant 3 should. Not so exactly. The today reality is a bit richer than that in the Metafun manual. One can choose from 8 directions:

[NTG-context] new mailinglist archive

2004-07-24 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hello again, I have also setup yet another mailinglist archive. I am currently testing it. It is located at http://archive.contextgarden.net Why yet another archive? * all (?) messages from May 1 1998 upto now are archived * searchable * quick the ntg archive is not searchable and has only

[NTG-context] Disable Metapost rendering?

2004-07-24 Thread Sebastian Sturm
Hi, I really like ConTeXt's MP processing features, but as soon as I include more than five or six MP graphics in a document, typesetting slows down to a crawl. As far as I know, the PSTricks package has some option to only process a given range of the figures defined in the TeX file and reuse

[NTG-context] Re: Disable Metapost rendering?

2004-07-24 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hi, The only way I know of is to disable all mpost runs with texexec --nomp .. Patrick -- ConTeXt wiki: http://contextgarden.net texshow-web: http://texshow.contextgarden.net ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Problems with left and right

2004-07-24 Thread Hans Hagen Outside
Patrick Gundlach wrote: [...] Furthermore, this usage of 'align=side' is inconsistent with some other things in ConTeXt, such as \rightaligned, which behaves as I would expect it to. I really wish that this align=wrong would change. Isn't there a switch for that? you may try:

Re: [NTG-context] Problems with left and right

2004-07-24 Thread Matt Gushee
On Sat, Jul 24, 2004 at 10:39:52AM +0200, Peter Münster wrote: On Sat, 24 Jul 2004, Matt Gushee wrote: COMMAND:\setupheadertexts [] [section] [title] [] RESULT: +++ | title| section |

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Disable Metapost rendering?

2004-07-24 Thread Hans Hagen Outside
Patrick Gundlach wrote: Hi, The only way I know of is to disable all mpost runs with texexec --nomp .. there is also --automp - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27 |