[NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Edd Barrett
Hi there, I am taking a look at conTeXt as a means of typesetting documents with more advanced page layouts which otherwise would be produced with desktop publishing suites. I am very new to conTeXt, so I know very little about it. The only documentation I have been able to find on the internet

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Hi Edd, I am taking a look at conTeXt as a means of typesetting documents with more advanced page layouts which otherwise would be produced with desktop publishing suites. I am very new to conTeXt, so I know very little about it. The only documentation I have been able to find on the

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Hans Hagen
Edd Barrett wrote: 8) Is anyone proficient with ConTeXt going to the Cork TeX User Group meeting? taco an i will be there Hans - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27 |

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Edd Barrett
Hi, Thanks for the input, that should be enough to keep me going. I am going to push some of this info back to conTeXt garden if that is okay. Will see you in Ireland Hans (if all goes to plan). -- Best Regards Edd http://students.dec.bournemouth.ac.uk/ebarrett

Re: [NTG-context] xetex and attachment: troubles

2008-04-03 Thread Andrea Valle
Thanks Mojca, The problem is not the --xtx switch, but the lack of support for the underlying (xdvipdfmx) driver. Sorry, please remember I'm very far from there... I was just meaning: the problem is in xetex engine? I googled a bit and found the following slides:

Re: [NTG-context] staticMPfigure

2008-04-03 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Wolfgang Werners-Lucchini wrote: Hallo, the following example is a cooked down version of something I found on the net. Compiling this % \setupcolors[state=start] \forceMPTEXcheck{LABEL} \startMPinclusions vardef [EMAIL

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 4:46 PM, Edd Barrett wrote: Hello, 1) Is there a way to make ConTeXt stricter? It seem that ConTeXt will not complain if you misspell the names of colours, layers, overlays etc. I would rather it did. Currently not :( 3a) Similarly I would like to make the

Re: [NTG-context] xetex and attachment: troubles

2008-04-03 Thread Andrea Valle
Thanks Mojca, Hans, ok, I've understood. :) -a- On 3 Apr 2008, at 12:17, Hans Hagen wrote: Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Andrea Valle wrote: Thanks Mojca, The problem is not the --xtx switch, but the lack of support for the underlying (xdvipdfmx) driver.

Re: [NTG-context] staticMPfigure

2008-04-03 Thread Hans Hagen
Taco Hoekwater wrote: Wolfgang Werners-Lucchini wrote: Hallo, the following example is a cooked down version of something I found on the net. Compiling this % \setupcolors[state=start] \forceMPTEXcheck{LABEL} \startMPinclusions vardef

Re: [NTG-context] xetex and attachment: troubles

2008-04-03 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Andrea Valle wrote: Thanks Mojca, The problem is not the --xtx switch, but the lack of support for the underlying (xdvipdfmx) driver. Sorry, please remember I'm very far from there... I was just meaning: the problem is in xetex engine? I googled a bit

Re: [NTG-context] xetex and attachment: troubles

2008-04-03 Thread Hans Hagen
Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Andrea Valle wrote: Thanks Mojca, The problem is not the --xtx switch, but the lack of support for the underlying (xdvipdfmx) driver. Sorry, please remember I'm very far from there... I was just meaning: the problem is in xetex

[NTG-context] how to NOT reset subsection ONLY ??

2008-04-03 Thread Steffen Wolfrum
Hi, please have a look a this: \setupsection[section-2][conversion=numbers] \setupsection[section-3][conversion=numbers,previousnumber=no] \setupsection[section-4][conversion=numbers,previousnumber=no] \setupsection[section-5][conversion=numbers,previousnumber=no]

Re: [NTG-context] placecontent and arranging

2008-04-03 Thread Andrea Valle
This is a FAQ, maybe you could add something to the wiki (I'm sure it's already there). Couldn't find it, so I added a note to the Imposition page -a- -- Andrea Valle -- CIRMA - DAMS Università

Re: [NTG-context] how to NOT reset subsection ONLY ??

2008-04-03 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 10:51 AM, Steffen Wolfrum [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, please have a look a this: \setupsection[section-2][conversion=numbers] \setupsection[section-3][conversion=numbers,previousnumber=no] \setupsection[section-4][conversion=numbers,previousnumber=no]

[NTG-context] How to make an epigragh?

2008-04-03 Thread cidadaum
Hello! I want to do an epigraph (a small quotation with an identationation of, say, 6 or more cm) the beginning of a chapter: How I can I do it? (sorry but didn't understand it from the manuals. Thanks Armando

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Aditya Mahajan
On Thu, 3 Apr 2008, Mojca Miklavec wrote: 4) Is there a module to parse CVS tags, like the RCS package for laTeX? There have been some attempts, but I don't remember the outcome. Parsing tags is simple, for example, http://archive.contextgarden.net/message/20070920.231549.347dc370.en.html

Re: [NTG-context] How to make an epigragh?

2008-04-03 Thread Tobias Burnus
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I want to do an epigraph (a small quotation with an identationation of, say, 6 or more cm) the beginning of a chapter: How I can I do it? (sorry but didn't understand it from the manuals. I did it in my theses like described in

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Edd Barrett
On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 12:59 PM, Aditya Mahajan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Parsing tags is simple, for example, http://archive.contextgarden.net/message/20070920.231549.347dc370.en.html and http://archive.contextgarden.net/message/20080123.123404.d1e0dbab.en.html If you can specify

Re: [NTG-context] Various ConTeXt Questions

2008-04-03 Thread Peter M√ľnster
On Thu, Apr 03 2008, Edd Barrett wrote: Just a way of isolating each of the marco's values that cvs defines. How about: ---8--- \definecvskeyword[cvsdate][D/M/Y]{$Date$}% will be expanded upon commit to something like $Date: 1999/12/23 01:59:22 $ \starttext Last Updated:

[NTG-context] unknown reference fnt:f:50

2008-04-03 Thread cidadaum
Hi! I have compiled my file but it stopped on page 14 with the log file (bottom of the message) saying unknown reference I remarked that hyphenation patterns for portuguese do this hypenation li-gar-am instead of li-ga-ram. How can I correct that? I remarked that hyphenation for pronominal

Re: [NTG-context] unknown reference fnt:f:50

2008-04-03 Thread Aditya Mahajan
On Thu, 3 Apr 2008, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi! I have compiled my file but it stopped on page 14 with the log file (bottom of the message) saying unknown reference I think that your file has a missing } somewhere. Run texmfstart concheck filename and it should tell you where the missing

Re: [NTG-context] t-bib: URL and '%'; spacing between number and text

2008-04-03 Thread Tobias Burnus
Hello Taco, Taco Hoekwater wrote: Tobias Burnus wrote: The problem is: If I do not escape the % signs, I get a TeX error. If I escape them with \%, both the link and the printed text show the backslash. What is the proper way of doing it? Yikes. There is no 'proper way' afaik,

[NTG-context] luatex feature question/request

2008-04-03 Thread Marcin Borkowski
Hello! I was just wondering, whether something like this is possible in luatex - and if not, if it might be implemented;). I'd like to be able to transform somehow the input right *before* TeX sees it. What I mean is e.g. a transformation using regexps. Application I have in mind is as