Re: [NTG-context] question about frames

2020-11-26 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
A bit late to the party but maybe this helps... try "frameoffset": \defineframed[caja][frameoffset=\zeropoint,width=5cm,height=2cm] \starttext \dorecurse{5}{\caja[frame=on]{Hello}} \stoptext -- Andrés Conrado Montoya

Re: [NTG-context] question about frames

2020-11-26 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Disregard that... that is the default... it doesn't work as I thought initially. Sorry for the noise. ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist :

Re: [NTG-context] Bug in overprint? (was: how to set overprint)

2020-11-16 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
> What editors do you use? I checked using Acrobat X on windows, PDFStudio 12 and Master PDF Editor on linux -- Andrés Conrado Montoya Andi Kú andresconr...@gmail.com http://sesentaycuatro.com http://messier87.com http://chiquitico.org Los fines no

Re: [NTG-context] Bug in overprint? (was: how to set overprint)

2020-11-10 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya Acosta
> > may I ask someone, who understands knockout and overprint in the printing > press, to check test cases in the attached file from the test suite, if > overprint is working or not in Mark IV, please? > > Regards, > Jano > > Hi Jano, as far as I can check with my pdf editors, it seems

Re: [NTG-context] How can I make the notes under this table inherit the width of the table, and not the \textwidth?

2020-11-10 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
By the way, I already tried with \framed, but I can't get it to take the current float width. -- Andrés Conrado Montoya Andi Kú andresconr...@gmail.com http://sesentaycuatro.com http://messier87.com http://chiquitico.org Los fines no justifican los

Re: [NTG-context] How can I make the notes under this table inherit the width of the table, and not the \textwidth?

2020-11-10 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
> Hi Andrés, > > You could probably put the notes inside a \start...\stopxtablefoot > > Sylvain Thanks Sylvain, but I have a lot of tables to edit...This may work, but I would prefer to explore programmatic solutions involving the two defined macros(\fuentent & \fuente in my example), because I

[NTG-context] How can I make the notes under this table inherit the width of the table, and not the \textwidth?

2020-11-10 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
MWE (sorry for the long table, I hadn't anything else at hand): \definehighlight[emph][style={\em}] \definehighlight[strong][style={\bf}] \setupfloat[table][default={here}] \definereferenceformat[figura][text={Figura~}] \definereferenceformat[tabla][text={Tabla~}]

[NTG-context] The correct way to add emphasis to text using italics

2020-10-21 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
I've seen in several articles on the Wiki, some differences about how this is done, and I'm confused about the differences: *Font_Switching* says: "There is a font switch \em to emphasize text. This is somewhat special: it does automatic italic correction and changes the alternative depending on

Re: [NTG-context] issue with interaction=all and \insertpages

2020-09-22 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya Acosta
I am also following this question and some related ones by Pablo with great interest, and it seems to me that it's falling through the cracks... so, I am asking again: is it possible to preserve links correctly when imposing / inserting pdf pages in ConTeXt? El lun., 21 sept. 2020 a las 5:00,

Re: [NTG-context] Can't output direct glyphs either in MKIV

2020-09-07 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hi Taco, thanks for the input. Your example works, and produces the glyphs. Pdf attached, I hope this system allows it (only 36.3 kB). "u101F2" is the unicode name for the glyph. I would guess, according to what you told me, that the code point would be "00024", but honestly, I have no idea. This

[NTG-context] Can't output direct glyphs either in MKIV or LMTX

2020-09-07 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hello list. I'm trying to call a direct glyph from the Phaistos font, but it seems it doesn't work. The font is loaded, the log file says it so: system > 12: filename=/home/vantta/.fonts/Phaistos.otf format=otf foundname=/home/vantta/.fonts/Phaistos.otf

Re: [NTG-context] notes in the margin

2019-10-03 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
I've been tinkering with this problem. It's kind of frustrating not having a right solution for this. After trying and failing to the last solution published by Hraban on 2018-02-12, I tried to implement my own approach, from the other way around, I mean: not trying to implement notes as marginal

[NTG-context] Is it possible to define a float environment that uses 2 captions? (and another question)

2019-07-09 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
I'm working on a book that uses tables and figures, but the editors want to use to diffferent captions for each figure: one as usual, with the float description and number, and another one with a "Source" for said float. Something like: - |

Re: [NTG-context] Why is the list so quiet these days?

2019-07-02 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
of a million miles out and say, ‘Look at that, you son of a bitch.’” — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell El mar., 2 jul. 2019 a las 13:19, Hans Hagen () escribió: > On 7/2/2019 8:09 PM, Andres Conrado Montoya wrote: > > Is there an event or something else? Or everybody is just busy? >

[NTG-context] Why is the list so quiet these days?

2019-07-02 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Is there an event or something else? Or everybody is just busy? Andrés Conrado Montoya Andi Kú andresconr...@gmail.com http://sesentaycuatro.com http://messier87.com http://chiquitico.org Los fines no justifican los medios, porque la medida verdadera de

Re: [NTG-context] Strange behavior in somewhat complex layout (again)

2019-06-27 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
.’” — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell El jue., 27 jun. 2019 a las 13:17, Wolfgang Schuster (< wolfgang.schuster.li...@gmail.com>) escribió: > Andres Conrado Montoya schrieb am 27.06.2019 um 19:22: > > Hi List, it seems my message went unnoticed, if you can help me out, > please do.

[NTG-context] Strange behavior in somewhat complex layout (again)

2019-06-27 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hi List, it seems my message went unnoticed, if you can help me out, please do. I'm an struggling with this layout. I'm trying to make something using bits and examples found here and elsewhere, but I'm hitting a wall. I know there's a flawed logic in my approach, but I can't figure it out. Any

[NTG-context] Strange behavior in somewhat complex layout

2019-06-23 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hello list, I'm trying to make something using bits and examples found here and elsewhere, but I'm hitting a wall. I know there's a flawed logic in my approach, but I can't figure it out. Any help is appreciated. Expected behavior of the following MWE: When starting a new chapter, check if the

[NTG-context] is it useful to use the option "--fonts=all" when running first-setup-sh?

2019-06-20 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
As the subject says. I've been experimenting with having a by-project context folder, so I can have a "frozen" version for each project. I see there's an option to install more fonts (including utopia, useful for a project I'm working on). However, I have no idea how to use these fonts. Are they

Re: [NTG-context] Using MTPro2 math Fonts with ConTeXt

2017-03-27 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Thank you for your tips. I'm using Linux. } However, as I researched the matter, it seems to me is not a trivial task... these fonts were made with LaTeX/Plain TeX in mind. I don't even know how I would implement the font options (like mtpfrak, mtpcal, etc). The font comes with two versions:

[NTG-context] Using MTPro2 math Fonts with ConTeXt

2017-03-27 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hello, List. I am using the MTPro2 complete fonts (provided by the publisher house) for typesetting some math books in LaTeX this year. I also want to use ConTeXt to typeset other math books, those that don't come originally in LaTeX. However, the publisher requires that I use the MTPro2 fonts

Re: [NTG-context] About Hyphenation

2013-07-24 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Thanks, Marco. That seems to work with final hyphens. Why this does not work instead?: \setpenalties\brokenpenalties{1}{1} I have tried both, but your solution works better. Andrés Conrado Montoya ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] About Hyphenation

2013-07-24 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
So, it seems that this configuration worked (more or less), to avoid: Widows, Orphans, 3 or more consecutive hyphens, and final hyphens. \startsetups[grid][correcto] \setups[*reset] \setpenalties\widowpenalties{1}{1} \setpenalties\clubpenalties{1}{1} \stopsetups

[NTG-context] About Hyphenation

2013-07-23 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hi List, I am very grateful with you all. Thanks for all the teaching. Sorry if the message is too long. I have read in several places that the commands \doublehyphendemerits and \finalhyphendemerits are not a real way of dealing with the design issue of too many hyphens in a row and/or avoiding

[NTG-context] Possible bug with new \start ... \stop way for title, chapter, subject, etc.?

2013-06-28 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
I was trying to implement the solution provided by this thread: http://www.mail-archive.com/ntg-context@ntg.nl/msg51152.html and it works very well. However, finding a problem related to this implementation, I found that the output of the new \start ... \stop versions of the title, section,

Re: [NTG-context] Auto selecting optical sizes for a font

2013-06-24 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Thank you so much, Hans. :) It works great!. I must agree, however, with Georg's considerations. I am very grateful for the current solution, but an automatic selection of optical sizes could be insanely good, from a book designer point of view (I'm a book designer). Just for the curious, these

[NTG-context] Auto selecting optical sizes for a font

2013-06-21 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Hello friends. I'm trying to design a book using the typescript you can find at the end of this message. I'm using the beautiful EBGaramond fonts from Georg Duffner (http://www.georgduffner.at/ebgaramond/). This font provides optical sizes to be used in different sizes (named 12 for 10.1pt or

[NTG-context] Question about language

2012-10-19 Thread Andres Conrado Montoya
Greetings! I want to contribute to the Spanish translation in the lang-txt.luahttp://gitorious.org/context/context/blobs/origin/tex/context/base/lang-txt.lua file. How do I do that? Thanks! ___ If your question is of