Re: [NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Matthias Weber wrote: [...] pxex.pfb rpxmi.pfb uplr8a.pfb pxsy.pfb rpxr.pfb uplri8a.pfb These look ok. /var/tmp/texfonts/pk/modeless/adobe/palatino/pplr 8r.86pk i wonder why in some cases uplr is used and in other situations pplr. - maybe palatino px does not go well with the adobekb file? - maybe

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Patrick Gundlach wrote: Is there somebody else out there using Gerben's TeXstuff? (I know there is at least one :-)) I can only guess. Or get a fresh cont-sys.tex (www.pragma-ade.com/system/tex/texmf-local/tex/context/user/cont-sys.tex) and play with that one. when no cont-sys.tex is found (or

Re: [NTG-context] Header background won't go away

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Duncan Hothersall wrote: Hi all. I have a book with parts and chapters, which wants a tint in the background of the header line. I have the following set-up producing almost what I want (apologies for the length but I've stripped out as much as I can to still show the same effect): --

Re: [NTG-context] \doprepareidentity

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Peter Münster wrote: Hello, in order to get correct output of pdfinfo, I need to redefine \doprepareidentity : \let\doprepareidentity\relax % try with and without this line \setupoutput[pdf] \enableregime[il1] \setupinteraction[state=start,author=ä,title=ä,subtitle=ä,keyword=ä] \starttext test

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX w. ConTeXt question

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
sfpno wrote: Greetings, After a number of attempts (somewhat indistinguishable in my memory at this point) I've been able to run ConTeXt with XeTeX support (if that's the right nomenclature;). It works! But I do receive this error message: --

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX w. ConTeXt question

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Adam Lindsay wrote: Hmm. How are you invoking texexec? It should be texexec --xtx filename. You shouldn't use the --pdf command line switch, as that would probably confuse things (and cause the pdftex specials to be loaded). an ugly hack would be in the tpd driver to test for some primitive and

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX w. ConTeXt question

2005-03-17 Thread sfpno
Thanks for the response. I'm using: texexec : TeXExec 5.2.4 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2005 texutil : TeXUtil 9.0.0 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1992-2004 tex : pdfeTeX, 3.141592-1.20a-2.2 (Web2C 7.5.3) context : ver: 2005.01.31 cont-en :

Re: [NTG-context] Upgrading...

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Idris Samawi Hamid wrote: On Sat, 05 Mar 2005 23:51:50 +0100, h h extern [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: when needed, unzip the latest cont-tfm (beta) and cont-lmr archives in texmf-local and remake formats Where are the cont-lmr archives? I can't find them... on our website there is a zip (beta

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread Albrecht Kauffmann
Multivalent has a pdf-tool for arranging some pages at one printing page. Greetings Albrecht On Wed, 16 Mar 2005, luigi.scarso wrote: Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with 660 letter-size pages. I would like to save toner in my printer by printing 2 or 4 pages in one single sheet of

Re: [NTG-context] OS X/Gerben Wiebe's TeX font issue + fix

2005-03-17 Thread Gerben Wierda
Hello, could those of you who use Gerben's TeX installation under OS X check whether the following file produces nice postscript Palatino or ugly bitmap Palatino? %% testing-fonts.tex \usetypescript [adobekb][\defaultencoding] \setupbodyfont[pos]

Re: [NTG-context] hyphenation not working

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Paul Tremblay wrote: No, hyphen.tex is not on my system. it is ... ./tex/generic/hyphen/hyphen.tex here ! I installed ConTexT using the TeXLive distribution, and then build ConTeXt inside of that by unzipping the standard ConTeXt package. in your context distribution, locate cont-usr.tex (or rme)

Re: [NTG-context] Problems with new beta

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Thomas A.Schmitz wrote: Just installed the new beta. Now every run of texexec dies with lots of messages like this: kpathsea: Running mktexmf ec-lmcsc10 ! I can't find file `ec-lmcsc10'. * ...four; mag:=1; nonstopmode; input ec-lmcsc10 Please type another input file name ! Emergency stop. *

Re: [NTG-context] Times New Roman

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, add/patch this in your texmf.cnf file: OSFONTDIR = T1FONTS = .;$TEXMF/fonts/{type1,pfb}//;$TEXMF/fonts/misc/hbf//;$OSFONTDIR// AFMFONTS = .;$TEXMF/fonts/afm//;$OSFONTDIR// TTFONTS = .;$TEXMF/fonts/{truetype,ttf}//;$OSFONTDIR// OPENTYPEFONTS =

Re: [NTG-context] problem with \digits

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Martin Kolaøík wrote: Hi all, I used \digits and this is the result: = ! Missing $ inserted. inserted text $ to be read again _ \next ...savedigit \collecteddigits @\else \if #1_ \savedigit \collecteddigit...

Re: [NTG-context] Header background won't go away

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Duncan Hothersall wrote: Thanks Hans, fixes problem 2, but 1 remains. So this is maybe a bug? you forgot \setupbackgrounds[state=repeat] - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27

Re: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: I really wish that updating/upgrading were not always such a pain... normally it isn't but currently there are three issues that make it painfull: - incompatible changes in the tds (enc/map paths) - changes in pdftex (no config, better map support) - the transition to latin modern

Re: [NTG-context] automating initialization

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: Dear gang, How do I automate initialization of the separate context tree (from mswintex.zip)? A simple batch file such as setuptex c:\context texexec foo does not work; the batch file always turns

Re: [NTG-context] Header background won't go away

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
Thanks Hans, fixes problem 2, but 1 remains. So this is maybe a bug? you forgot \setupbackgrounds[state=repeat] Ach. I tried adding it to my \setupbackgrounds[header] command not realising that it needed to be on its own. Sorry for the noise. Your solution worked in its entirety. Thank you very

Re: [NTG-context] Header background won't go away

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
Hans wrote: you can do a stepwise page change: \setuphead[part][page={yes,blank,right}] \setuphead[chapter][header=high,page={yes,blank,right}] also, in order to let backgrounds adapt to each page, say: \setupbackgrounds[state=repeat] otherwise only text|page backgrounds will be

[NTG-context] Announce pdfopen/pdfclose under Linux (v. 0.3)

2005-03-17 Thread Taco Hoekwater
I've just finished uploading an improved version with additional support for the new Adobe Reader 7.0 for Linux: http://tex.aanhet.net/utils/pdfopen-0.3.tar.gz Greetings, Taco Taco Hoekwater wrote: Hi all, I've just uploaded a beta version of Fabrice Popineau's pdfclose/ pdfopen tools ported to

[NTG-context] Re: Problems with new beta

2005-03-17 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hello Hans, [...] get the lmr zip from our site and unzip it in your tree; otherwise, try \setupencoding[default=texnansi] This doesn't seem to work. On live.contextgarden.net I keep getting: (/opt/context/current/texmf/tex/context/base/spec-fdf.tex) specials: fdf loaded ) specials

[NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Patrick Gundlach
[...] /var/tmp/texfonts/pk/modeless/adobe/palatino/pplr 8r.86pk that's the first time i've seen a palatino bitmap come by; i wonder what generates them and from what It looks really ugly :), as it is only 44k, I attach it for your amusement. /me is loughing! That looks gross. a very

[NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hello, i wonder why in some cases uplr is used and in other situations pplr. - maybe palatino px does not go well with the adobekb file? Probably, but I've got mine typeset correctly, so I still wonder why. - maybe some magick auto-name-remapping via the aliases file? Mystery, not magic

Re: [NTG-context] textbackground

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
Resurrecting a thread from June last year... (sorry!) On 26-jun-04 Hans van der Meer identified a bug/issue with text backgrounds: When the textbackground falls at a page crossing -- i.e. starts at the top of a page -- the coloring extends backwards on the page just left. On 29-jun-04 Hans H

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread luigi.scarso
Hans Hagen wrote: in page-imp are some additional inclusion macros -) Yes, i have seen some of them. I have a problem about stickers and imposition; i try to use/modify some of this macros for pagearrangement, but i consume all tex memory. Actually i have found a dirty solution using perl and

[NTG-context] Re: Upgrading...

2005-03-17 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Hi, when needed, unzip the latest cont-tfm (beta) and cont-lmr archives in texmf-local and remake formats Where are the cont-lmr archives? I can't find them... on our website there is a zip (beta location) in the texmf structure jftr: it is in context/latest/cont-lmt.zip -- It's St.

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Problems with new beta

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Patrick Gundlach wrote: Hello Hans, [...] get the lmr zip from our site and unzip it in your tree; otherwise, try \setupencoding[default=texnansi] This doesn't seem to work. On live.contextgarden.net I keep getting: install the latest latin modern, cork- was replaced by ec- (in sync with

[NTG-context] Re: Euro-sign

2005-03-17 Thread Patrick Gundlach
Johannes Werner [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: \usesymbolset[eur] is an undefined control sequence try \usesymbols, but on my system it is looking for some fonts not available. Perhaps the adobe euro font? Patrick -- It's St. Patrick's Day! ___

RE: [NTG-context] problem with \digits + one more...

2005-03-17 Thread Martin Kolaøík
OK, it works in my office too (context 02.07.) -- so probably there is a problem in my home installation. But I have found the next problem: \starttext \setupTABLE[column][1][aligncharacter=yes,alignmentcharacter={,},width=5cm,align=middle] \bTABLE \bTR \bTD 115,3\eTD \eTR \bTR

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: I have a problem about stickers and imposition; there's a special x/y one for stickers Yes, syst-ext. and others syst-. I try to made a pdf-collection of useful module like syst-*, page-* core-box, supp-box, some module for fonts (open issue: turkish), etc. (last entry:

Re: [NTG-context] empty lines at the top of the columns

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
sjoerd siebinga wrote: I have a problem with empty lines at the top of my columns. My text is subdivided into dictionary articles (called lemmata) which are separated by an empty line. However, when dictionary article ends at the last line the following column begins with an empty line, which

Re: [NTG-context] stickers

2005-03-17 Thread luigi.scarso
Hans Hagen wrote: luigi.scarso wrote: I have a problem about stickers and imposition; there's a special x/y one for stickers Ok, no code, only an example of the problem. Let S a pdf with 17 pages; let S(0) the first page, and S(16) the last page. Let T the target pdf with 8 box which each will

[NTG-context] Color separation

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
Sorry for all the messages; I am exploring things I don't really understand. I hope someone can enlighten me! With the following colour set-up: \setupcolors[rgb=no,cmyk=yes,spot=yes,state=start] \definecolor[PantoneTwoNineFour][c=1,m=.56,y=0,k=.18]

RE: [NTG-context] m-bib issues

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
= Original Message From Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] = The \startpublication[a= ] option seems to cause m-bib to choke on some accents. Here is an example: It might be a font thing, because my Context does not complain and typesets the \~\i correctly. Rather, its almost certainly a

sane accents [was RE: [NTG-context] m-bib issues]

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
Dear fellow conspirators, Is there a saner way to define the following accent using ConTeXt's framework: \def\SHIFT#1{\dimen0=.00#1ex \multiply\dimen0 by\fontdimen1\font \kern-.0156\dimen0} % compensate for slant/italic in lower accents \def\h#1{{\oalign{\relax#1\crcr\hidewidth\SHIFT{34}%

Re: [NTG-context] automating initialization

2005-03-17 Thread Peter Rolf
Hello Indris, ishamid wrote: Dear gang, How do I automate initialization of the separate context tree (from mswintex.zip)? A simple batch file such as setuptex c:\context texexec foo If you are using XP, you

RE: [NTG-context] automating initialization

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
= Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = ishamid wrote: Dear gang, How do I automate initialization of the separate context tree (from mswintex.zip)? A simple batch file such as setuptex c:\context texexec foo

RE: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
Hi, Hans = Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = i'll upload a new minimal (beware, tex live 2005 binaries), as well as the big windows zip (will take a few hours) 1. Remember that I need both aleph and pdfetex formats; can you do that? 2. After you upload, please:-)

RE: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
= Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = ishamid wrote: I really wish that updating/upgrading were not always such a pain... normally it isn't but currently there are three issues that make it painfull: - incompatible changes in the tds (enc/map paths) - changes in pdftex

Re: [NTG-context] Color separation

2005-03-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 17.03.2005 um 15:35 schrieb Duncan Hothersall: 2. is there a way I can check that it is working properly without sending it to the printer each time? Acrobat has an overprint preview since v5; AFAIK Reader got it in v7. Grüßlis vom Hraban! --- http://www.fiee.net/texnique/

Re: [NTG-context] m-bib issues

2005-03-17 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Ah, I see. Sneakily changing definitions, are you! ;-) Try this definition instead: \protected \def\~#1{{\struttedbox{\accent7E #1}}} Greetings, Taco ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: I'll do whatever it takes... the big mswincontext.zip Hans - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27 | 8061 GH Hasselt | The Netherlands tel: 038 477 53 69 |

Re: [NTG-context] \doprepareidentity

2005-03-17 Thread Peter Münster
On Thu, 17 Mar 2005, Hans Hagen wrote: patch this on core-int: \def\doprepareidentity% beware, we need to construct {\let\!!stringa\@@iakeyword % an unexpanded space separated \let\@@iakeyword\empty % list of keywords from a comma \def\doprepareidentity##1% %

Re: [NTG-context] automating initialization

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: call setuptex c:\context texexec foo if needed, say: texmfstart texexec foo Hans - Hans Hagen |

Re: sane accents [was RE: [NTG-context] m-bib issues]

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: Dear fellow conspirators, Is there a saner way to define the following accent using ConTeXt's framework: \def\SHIFT#1{\dimen0=.00#1ex \multiply\dimen0 by\fontdimen1\font \kern-.0156\dimen0} % compensate for slant/italic in lower accents

Re: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
ishamid wrote: Hi, Hans = Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = i'll upload a new minimal (beware, tex live 2005 binaries), as well as the big windows zip (will take a few hours) 1. Remember that I need both aleph and pdfetex formats; can you do that? --engine or in

Re: [NTG-context] special macro problem again...

2005-03-17 Thread Peter Münster
It's a repost. Does anybody have an idea to solve this problem? If not, I'm going to buy the TeXbook... I try to expose the problem a bit clearer: \newcount\MyVersion \def\MyMacro#1{% This macro is somewhere in an environment file. \getgparameters[XXX][#1] \global\advance\MyVersion by 1

Re: [NTG-context] Color separation

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
Duncan Hothersall wrote: Sorry for all the messages; I am exploring things I don't really understand. I hope someone can enlighten me! With the following colour set-up: \setupcolors[rgb=no,cmyk=yes,spot=yes,state=start] \definecolor[PantoneTwoNineFour][c=1,m=.56,y=0,k=.18]

Re: [NTG-context] Color separation

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
2. is there a way I can check that it is working properly without sending it to the printer each time? Acrobat has an overprint preview since v5; AFAIK Reader got it in v7. Yes... but it doesn't show up any problem. (Well, it just displays the same thing with overprint preview as without.) *But*

Re: [NTG-context] Color separation

2005-03-17 Thread Duncan Hothersall
whow, a demanding color user -) ... overprint=yes ... Aaaah. Thanks you so very much Hans. Of course, as ever, the answer is a single setting which solves all my problems. Off to add this gold to the wiki... Duncan ___ ntg-context mailing list

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Adam Lindsay
Seeing this thread, I wonder now if there's any more interest in helping ship a cont-sys.tex and a texexec.ini (before it goes away) that is tuned to gwTeX? adam On 16 Mar 2005, at 19:08, Matthias Weber wrote: Patrick tracked this down do an old cont-sys.rme, and my guess is that it is

[NTG-context] Typescript for Times New Toman and Arial

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
Dear consortium, Below is a working typescript for times new roman and arial (I'm told that on mac the equivalent of arial is helvetica, so this may be os-specific;-) This combination is required by Springer-Verlag in many of their books. I have to typeset an article for a Springer volume

RE: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
= Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = 1. Remember that I need both aleph and pdfetex formats; can you do that? --engine could you give me an example of its use in building a format? or in texexec.ini (rme): set UseEnginePath to true Ok, now I have

Re: [NTG-context] special macro problem again...

2005-03-17 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Peter Münster wrote: It's a repost. Does anybody have an idea to solve this problem? If not, I'm going to buy the TeXbook... This particular problem can be solved thus: \unexpanded\def\MyNumber#1#2#3{% \doifmode{aaa}{#1}\doifmode{bbb}{#2}\doifmode{ccc}{#3}} There are some other syntactical

[NTG-context] Is there a bug in switching body fonts?

2005-03-17 Thread Stefan Wachter
Hi all, I try to use two different postscript font families. The first family uses the Acrobat fonts without embedding and without reencoding whereas the second family uses the Acrobat fonts without embedding but with reencoding. For that means I wrote the typescript file below. When I use

Re: [NTG-context] special macro problem again...

2005-03-17 Thread Peter Münster
On Thu, 17 Mar 2005, Taco Hoekwater wrote: This particular problem can be solved thus: \unexpanded\def\MyNumber#1#2#3{% \doifmode{aaa}{#1}\doifmode{bbb}{#2}\doifmode{ccc}{#3}} Thank you very much! However, the TeXbook does explain the basic underlying problem, and since the LaTeX

Re: [NTG-context] Suppress numbering of figures

2005-03-17 Thread Michael Guravage
All, I have: \placefigure [here][] {Mary Glenn}{\externalfigure[MaryGlenn3.jpg][width=0.5\makeupwidth]} I'd like the figure to float with the caption, but I don't want the Figure 1, Figure 2, etc. That is, I just want the caption under the figure. How can I modify to

Re: [NTG-context] Suppress numbering of figures

2005-03-17 Thread David Arnold
Michael, Perfect! Thanks. On Mar 17, 2005, at 1:20 PM, Michael Guravage wrote: All, I have: \placefigure [here][] {Mary Glenn}{\externalfigure[MaryGlenn3.jpg][width=0.5\makeupwidth]} I'd like the figure to float with the caption, but I don't want the Figure 1, Figure 2, etc. That is, I just want

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Palatino? - bitmap fonts???

2005-03-17 Thread Matthias Weber
I am not even sure where the problem lies, as I am not at all familiar with what gets changed for the Mac distribution. I only noted that with the Mac gwTeX beta for ConTeXT, i) the font test file with palatino etc doesn't work properly, ii) replacing the cont-sys.rme in the beta distribution

Re: [NTG-context] hyphenation not working

2005-03-17 Thread Paul Tremblay
On Thu, Mar 17, 2005 at 10:06:14AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote: No, hyphen.tex is not on my system. it is ... ./tex/generic/hyphen/hyphen.tex here ! I installed ConTexT using the TeXLive distribution, and then build ConTeXt inside of that by unzipping the standard ConTeXt package.

[NTG-context] TOC indenting

2005-03-17 Thread David Arnold
All, In my table of contents, I have: \definecombinedlist [content][section,subsection] \setupcombinedlist [content] [alternative=c,aligntitle=yes,width=2.5em] How do I set up my TOC so that subsections are indented slightly more than sections in which they are contained?

RE: Configuring 2 trees [was RE: [NTG-context] Times New Roman]

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
= Original Message From Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] = ishamid wrote: I'll do whatever it takes... the big mswincontext.zip Maybe it's too late, but is it possible to include the bulk of the omega distribution, the parts used by Gamma (basically everything except omega.exe). Looking

[NTG-context] m-bib bug?

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
Dear posse, Some settings of \setupindenting[] cause the first line created by \placepublications to be offset to the left; is this a bug? is there a workaround? (And thank you Taco/Hans for helping me with my ``sneaky'' accent redefinitions!) Best Idris

[NTG-context] footnote placement

2005-03-17 Thread ishamid
Dear syndicate, 1. When I place footnotes as endnotes, they overflow the page, like an oversize \vbox. 2. E.g. \input tufte does not work from inside \footnote{} Here is a test file. Best Idris ==test-notes=== \setupoutput[pdftex]

[NTG-context] hyphenation not working

2005-03-17 Thread Paul Tremblay
Has anyone else had problems with hyphenation? I have a brand new version of ConTeXt, and cannot get one of its main features, hyphenation, to work. I looked at the documentation, specifically the file called hypenation patterns. According to this, I should be able to invoke a took called