Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Peter Münster
On Fri, 27 May 2005, Tobias Burnus wrote: Should be e.g. for A4 \special{papersize=210mm,297mm} and for A5 \special{papersize=148mm,210mm}. If I add this, it actually seems to work here. I failed to create something which obtains the papersize automatically. Yes, that's the problem. I

[NTG-context] Differnce between context and latex math

2005-05-28 Thread Aditya Mahajan
Hi, I am trying to move from latex to context, but it seems that the defaults of both differ. Consider the following \defineenumeration [theorem] [ headstyle=bold, style=italic, location=hanging, text=Theorem, between=\blank ] \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Any PPCHTeX users out there? [solved]

2005-05-28 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo wrote: Since the PPCHTeX mailing list ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) seems to be inactive, I'm posting to the present list my PPCHTeX question. Suppose I have the following PPCHTeX code: \startchemical \chemical[SIX,ROT2,B,R36,RZ6][CH_3]

Re: [NTG-context] Any PPCHTeX users out there? [solved]

2005-05-28 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo wrote: Since the PPCHTeX mailing list ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) seems to be inactive, I'm posting to the present list my PPCHTeX question. Suppose I have the following PPCHTeX code: \startchemical \chemical[SIX,ROT2,B,R36,RZ6][CH_3]

Re: [NTG-context] Any PPCHTeX users out there? [solved]

2005-05-28 Thread Hans Hagen
Rodolfo Medina wrote: The solution came from Hans Hagen, the author of PPCHTeX, who kindly provided himself some additional code. So, if anybody has the same problem, just write to me (or to Hans Hagen) and I will sent it to him/her. the patch will be in the next context release (and

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Tobias Burnus
Hello, Peter Münster wrote: On Fri, 27 May 2005, Tobias Burnus wrote: Should be e.g. for A4 \special{papersize=210mm,297mm} and for A5 \special{papersize=148mm,210mm}. If I add this, it actually seems to work here. I failed to create something which obtains the papersize automatically.

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Taco Hoekwater
\PtToCm contains assignments, so it won't expand. Here is a macro that does basically the same, but in a different order. \def\writepapersize{% \begingroup \dimen0 0.0351459804\paperwidth % 2.54/72.27 \dimen1 0.0351459804\paperheight \special {papersize={\withoutpt\the\dimen0

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Hans Hagen
Tobias Burnus wrote: Hello, Peter Münster wrote: On Fri, 27 May 2005, Tobias Burnus wrote: Should be e.g. for A4 \special{papersize=210mm,297mm} and for A5 \special{papersize=148mm,210mm}. If I add this, it actually seems to work here. I failed to create something which obtains the

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Hans Hagen
Taco Hoekwater wrote: \PtToCm contains assignments, so it won't expand. Here is a macro that does basically the same, but in a different order. \def\writepapersize{% \begingroup \dimen0 0.0351459804\paperwidth % 2.54/72.27 \dimen1 0.0351459804\paperheight \special

[NTG-context] clip bug?

2005-05-28 Thread Vit Zyka
Dear Hans, it seems to me that \clip was extended by the useful params left|right|top|bottomoffset. But they do not work: \starttext \clip [leftoffset=1cm,rightoffset=1cm,topoffset=2cm,bottomoffset=.5cm] {\externalfigure[cow]} \stoptext Thanks Vit

[NTG-context] dvi support in latest version

2005-05-28 Thread Peter Münster
Hello, thanks to Hans, I can use now the latest version to produce PDFs. This is what I do: texmfstart newtexexec --make --all mkdir /opt/teTeX/texmf-var/web2c/pdfetex mv cont-* mptopdf.* /opt/teTeX/texmf-var/web2c/pdfetex mktexlsr Now, texmfstart newtexexec testfile is producing a pdf and

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Peter Münster
On Sat, 28 May 2005, Hans Hagen wrote: how about adding something to spec-tr: \definespecial\dosetuppaper#1#2#3% {\special{papersize=#2,#3}} paper size is already supported in the other backends for ages -) is this special official? Hello Hans, I don't know, but here some lines

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Peter Münster
On Sat, 28 May 2005, Tobias Burnus wrote: Ok, the following works: \special{papersize=\the\paperwidth,\the\paperheight} Hello Tobias, thank you! (I really don't know, why I forgot to test this alternative...) Greetings, Peter -- http://pmrb.free.fr/contact/

[NTG-context] place for feature requests / todo list

2005-05-28 Thread Peter Münster
Hello, is there already some place, where feature requests are collected and/or a todo list? Perhaps something like bugzilla but simpler? If not, what do you think about a page on the wiki? TIA for your opinions, Peter -- http://pmrb.free.fr/contact/

Re: [NTG-context] dvi paper-size

2005-05-28 Thread Tobias Burnus
Hello, Hans Hagen wrote: Ok, the following works: \special{papersize=\the\paperwidth,\the\paperheight} how about adding something to spec-tr: \definespecial\dosetuppaper#1#2#3% {\special{papersize=#2,#3}} Ok. By the way, inserting in pt, cm or mm all works; i.e. this simple definition

Re: [NTG-context] place for feature requests / todo list

2005-05-28 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Hi Peter, ATM, the best place to discuss wishes is here, on the list. There is no global wish-list, only the personal todo lists of the people that have agreed to implement various things sometime. The Wiki is just a bit too disorganized, I doubt any requests posted there would get picked up.

Re: [NTG-context] new version

2005-05-28 Thread Stuart Jansen
On Fri, 2005-05-27 at 17:07 +0200, Taco Hoekwater wrote: See http://contextgarden.net/Context_2005.05.25 for a rather detailed list of changes. Thank you. Very helpful. In particular, I'd missed the SVG support announcement, and I'm excited to play with that. Thanks to everyone that

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Accents in MathML

2005-05-28 Thread James Cloos
I gave the original snippit a test. The mail was in latin1, so I had to convert the file to utf8. Once I did that texexec and dvips processed it w/o error. The resulting postscript had the correct accent. The relevant chunk of the postscript is: %%Page: 1 1 TeXDict begin 1 0 bop 1738 77 a

[NTG-context] Dense Encoding - Comments wanted

2005-05-28 Thread Adam Lindsay
Hi all, On Hans's suggestion, I've been working on a dense character encoding that does away with combining accents and extraneous symbol-like characters in favor of fully accented characters. http://homepage.mac.com/atl/tex/dense.pdf This encoding is sort of based on the EC encoding, but adds