Re: [NTG-context] Figure caption on different page?

2006-04-19 Thread nico
On Tue, 18 Apr 2006 21:53:02 -0700, Johannes Graumann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hans Hagen wrote: expertadvice ... /expertadvice Thank you. I have modified that code and it does what I want (see below). There is however one generalization issue: the line

Re: [NTG-context] Figure caption on different page?

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
Johannes Graumann wrote: Hans Hagen wrote: expertadvice ... /expertadvice Thank you. I have modified that code and it does what I want (see below). There is however one generalization issue: the line '\externalfigure[\XMLflush{graphic}][width=\textwidth]' should really be

Re: [NTG-context] XML and Multipage table

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
Johannes Graumann wrote: ing the splitter, which demands a patch Please excuse my ignorance: can I add these patches just to my *.ctx file or what's a ctx file? not your source i presume? texexec looks for ctx files, being xml files, in order to know what pre/postprocessing is needed

Re: [NTG-context] texexec is very coy

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
Sanjoy Mahajan wrote: When texexec doesn't find a program or a file, it doesn't complain loudly. In this output from a recent run extra program : dvipos z total run time : 3 seconds texexec went looking for 'dvipos'. I didn't suspect any problem since I didn't know

Re: [NTG-context] Fieldstack Walk

2006-04-19 Thread Peter Rolf
Thanks Sanjoy for pointing this out. Both problems are still *unfixed* (beta from 17.04). Unfortunately fixing them doesn't solve my problem. I'll try it again later. Maybe I was to tired yesterday to solve this and the error is on my side... Greets, Peter Sanjoy Mahajan wrote: there are still

[NTG-context] ntg logo

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
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[NTG-context] wrong mail

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
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Re: [NTG-context] Fieldstack Walk

2006-04-19 Thread Sanjoy Mahajan
From:Peter Rolf [EMAIL PROTECTED] Both problems are still *unfixed* (beta from 17.04). The one I pointed out doesn't have an obvious solution since (I think) the reserveobjnum spacing change breaks with pdftex 1.30 but is needed with pdftex 1.21. I guess the magic line could be wrapped in a

[NTG-context] \synchronizeoutput does not help here...

2006-04-19 Thread Peter Münster
Hello, unfortunately, \synchronizeoutput does not help here. I also tried things like \placetable[bottom] but no luck... Could you help? \starttext \section{bla} \subsection{bla} \startitemize \dorecurse{21}{\item bla} \stopitemize \placetable{a table}{\vbox to 8cm{bla}} \section{bla}

Re: [NTG-context] Figure caption on different page?

2006-04-19 Thread Johannes Graumann
nico wrote: [width=\textwidth,height=\textheight,factor=max] Thank you very much! Very convenient functionality! Joh ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] using \doifmodeelse the right way

2006-04-19 Thread Peter Münster
Hello, \externalfigure[prefix-\doifmodeelse{blub}{blub}{notblub}][width=0.5\textwidth] does not work. I tried some combination of \expanded, \unexpanded, \expandafter etc but without success. In the end, I write: \doifmodeelse{blub}{% \externalfigure[prefix-blub][width=0.5\textwidth]}{%

Re: [NTG-context] Figure caption on different page?

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
Johannes Graumann wrote: nico wrote: [width=\textwidth,height=\textheight,factor=max] Thank you very much! Very convenient functionality! pretty old too -) (one of the reasons for writing context is that we needed that kind of features) Hans

Re: [NTG-context] using \doifmodeelse the right way

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
� wrote: Hello, \externalfigure[prefix-\doifmodeelse{blub}{blub}{notblub}][width=0.5\textwidth] does not work. I tried some combination of \expanded, \unexpanded, \expandafter etc but without success. In the end, I write: \doifmodeelse{blub}{%

Re: [NTG-context] \synchronizeoutput does not help here...

2006-04-19 Thread Hans Hagen
� wrote: Hello, unfortunately, \synchronizeoutput does not help here. I also tried things like \placetable[bottom] but no luck... Could you help? \starttext \section{bla} \subsection{bla} \startitemize \dorecurse{21}{\item bla} \stopitemize \placetable{a table}{\vbox to 8cm{bla}}

[NTG-context] help needed with difficult document structure

2006-04-19 Thread Karsten Heymann
Hello, I'm having a little bit of problem with the document structure of the project I'm currently typesetting. It's kind of a scientific magazine that consists mainly of independent articles. The articles use \section and \subsection and should have their own numbering, as well as for the

Re: [NTG-context] Two Problems: Colored Chapter and Footnote positioning

2006-04-19 Thread Miguel Queiros
I'v tried it and I get a page number but only on one page, not all the document. Should I be taking a look at anything else to make it work an every page ? Sorry for my newbie questions... you need to set the layer each page [...] It works great. Thanks. I will be adding it to the

[NTG-context] No metapost compilation on files named file.001.tex

2006-04-19 Thread nico
Hello, There's something wrong in using (old)texexec/metapost on an input file named file.001.tex (I guess that 001 could be any number): the mp graphic is not generated. If I change file.001.tex to file.tex, it works ok. I attach the test file used if it can be useful. Regards, BG

[NTG-context] emacs lisp for context in AucTeX

2006-04-19 Thread Sanjoy Mahajan
I wrote the following emacs lisp for my .emacs and pass it on (no copyright) in case others find it useful. I used variants for a decade with the old tex mode, but just rewrote it for auctex and for context's display math syntax (which deprecates $$...$$). The purpose: 1. If you type {, [, or

Re: [NTG-context] No metapost compilation on files named file.001.tex

2006-04-19 Thread Thomas A. Schmitz
Yes, that's a known problem. Have a look at this thread: http://archive.contextgarden.net/message/ 20050912.154547.be0e5d5c.en.html Does it work with newtexexec? Thomas On Apr 20, 2006, at 12:14 AM, nico wrote: Hello, There's something wrong in using (old)texexec/metapost on an input

[NTG-context] Multi-page table and lengthy caption

2006-04-19 Thread Johannes Graumann
Hello, In my field lengthy table captions are common. The attached example shows two problems I have with the multi-page tabeling I made work with the help of the included patch from Hans: 1) the table splitting does not calculate the right height for the caption - the table is too long for the