[NTG-context] numbering pages included by \copypages

2020-09-24 Thread Alan Bowen
I need to include several documents in a single paginated file. Treating the source file (.tex) of each document as a component file in a .prd file is one way to go. But I was wondering if it might be possible to do get the same result using the .pdf files of each document instead. \copypages is

Re: [NTG-context] latest lmtx

2020-09-05 Thread Alan Bowen
;$1" --purgeall > > where I am invoking the file > /context-osx-64/tex/texmf-osx-64/bin/mtxrun > which is in the folder context-osx-64 where I installed LuaMetaTeX by > running > sh install.sh > > Therefore your LuaMetaTeX.engine file should

Re: [NTG-context] latest lmtx

2020-09-05 Thread Alan Bowen
No, Hraban, and I have never had a directory /Users/bowen1/context-osx-64. Does Luametatex 2.10 (Context 2020.09.03) now require one? Alan On Sat, Sep 5, 2020 at 10:26 AM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > > > Am 05.09.2020 um 16:08 schrieb Alan Bowen : > > > > When

[NTG-context] latest lmtx

2020-09-05 Thread Alan Bowen
When I process \starttext Hello, world! \stoptext I get the following error message: /Users/bowen1/Library/TeXShop/Engines/LuaMetaTeX.engine:9: no such file or directory: /Users/bowen1/context-osx-64/tex/texmf-osx-64/bin/mtxrun resolvers | formats | executing runner 'run luametatex

[NTG-context] fatal error with latest lmtx

2020-08-14 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi— I have just installed (clean) the latest lmtx. Processing \starttext Hello world! \stoptext fails with this error message: Fatal Error > Your format does not match the base files! Format Version > 2020.08.14 18:28 LMTX Files Version > 2020.08.14 18:27 Alan

Re: [NTG-context] new version

2020-06-10 Thread Alan Bowen
The problem with vertical spacing in \frac and \over is fixed. Many thanks, Hans! Alan On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 4:03 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > Hi, > > I uploaded a new version. There have been no changes to the typesetting > machinery although we're still in the process of finetuning some updated

Re: [NTG-context] problem with counters (page)

2020-06-10 Thread Alan Bowen
set=2pc] > \input ward > \blank[medium] > > \centerline{\red\tfa\rawcounter[volpage]\incrementcounter[volpage]} > \stopTEXpage} > \stoptext > > > > On 10 Jun 2020, at 15:05, Alan Bowen wrote: > > > > Hi, Taco— > > >

Re: [NTG-context] problem with counters (page)

2020-06-10 Thread Alan Bowen
10, 2020 at 3:14 AM Taco Hoekwater wrote: > Hi, > > Incrementing the counter outside of the TEXpage should work. > > Best wishes, > Taco > > > On 9 Jun 2020, at 23:34, Alan Bowen wrote: > > > > My efforts to set up a new page counter in the footertexts

[NTG-context] problem with counters (page)

2020-06-09 Thread Alan Bowen
My efforts to set up a new page counter in the footertexts of a book are not proving successful. The following code shows the nature of the problem. \definecounter[volpage][type=page, way=bypage] \starttext \setcounter[volpage][5] \dorecurse{3}{\startTEXpage[offset=2pc] \input ward \blank[medium]

[NTG-context] \frac and vertical spacing issue in mathfractions

2020-06-06 Thread Alan Bowen
In the current beta ( LuaMetaTeX, Version 2.06.05), \m{\frac{28}{8\times29}} puts the numerator and denominator too close to the dividing line. Similarly for the variants of \frac and \over. \m{{28}\over{8\times29}} Alan

[NTG-context] referencing both real and user pagenumbers

2020-05-28 Thread Alan Bowen
I have a collection of papers printed previously that are to go into a single volume so that, while the papers retain their original pagination and internal cross-referencing, they are also paginated continuously. I have managed to do this using userpagenumbers for the individual papers and

[NTG-context] output file name query

2020-05-22 Thread Alan Bowen
In my project, I process a single product file by enabling various modes. What I would like to do is to vary the name of the output PDF file in each instance. So, in processing a file, how does one go directly from prd_filename.tex to myfilename.pdf rather than to prd_filename.pdf—assuming that

[NTG-context] Project setup query

2020-04-30 Thread Alan Bowen
This is a minor issue—to which I expect the answer will be simple, something I should know by now but do not. I am just trying to see if I can streamline a working directory. In Directory01, I have a number of prd_NameXX.tex files as well as a Directory02 which contains .tex files that are to be

[NTG-context] accessing prd file from component file

2020-04-22 Thread Alan Bowen
When my component files were in the same directory as my component files, the line %! TeX root = prd_whatever allowed processing the component file from the component file. (I use TeXShop for this.) The project structure has been changed: the component files are in a subdirectory of the directory

Re: [NTG-context] developer not verified error

2019-11-18 Thread Alan Bowen
per cannot be > verified” response again, but the same workaround allowed the script to > run, and the installation was updated. > > Glen Helman > > On Nov 15, 2019, at 4:36 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > > Though I was able to download the latest ConTeXt beta without any > problem

[NTG-context] developer not verified error

2019-11-15 Thread Alan Bowen
Though I was able to download the latest ConTeXt beta without any problems, my attempt to update my ConText-LMTX installation was blocked. The error message was *“mtxrun” cannot be opened because the developer cannot be verified* macOS cannot verify that this app is free from malware. Safari

Re: [NTG-context] beta

2019-10-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi, Hans— The latest lmtx now processes my docs as it should when texmf-cache was deleted before installation. So, where is this zip that has the revised install.sh script? Alan On Wed, Oct 2, 2019 at 7:06 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 9/30/2019 2:11 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: > > On 29.09.19

Re: [NTG-context] odd processing error with latest standalone

2019-09-19 Thread Alan Bowen
, Sep 19, 2019 at 12:54 AM Otared Kavian wrote: > Hi Alan, > > I had an analogous issue and after cleaning the luatex-cache and > re-installing it was solved (working under MacOS 10.14). > > Maybe you can try that too? > > Best regards: OK > > On 18 Sep 201

[NTG-context] odd processing error with latest standalone

2019-09-18 Thread Alan Bowen
In processing a book that I have edited, there is no problem using LuaMetaTeX, Version 2.00.0, 2019.07.31 But with LuaMetaTeX, Version 2.00.0, ConTeXt ver: 2019.09.10, the process stops in a specific chapter and quits with a fatal error: tex error > tex error on line 26 in file

[NTG-context] inline fractions

2019-06-26 Thread Alan Bowen
The following mwe \definefontfeature[fraction][frac=yes] \definehighlight[textfraction][style={\feature[+][fraction]}] \starttext a fraction \m{\frac{1}{n}}, \textfraction{1/n}, \vulgarfraction{1}{n} in the text \stoptext works for all but \textfraction in the latest beta (luatex, luametatex).

[NTG-context] fatal error with latest beta

2019-05-15 Thread Alan Bowen
The following: \setupdirections[bidi=global] \definefallbackfamily[mainface][serif][SBL Hebrew][range={0591-05F4,FB1D-FB4F}] \definefontfamily[mainface][serif][TeX Gyre Termes] \setupbodyfont[mainface, 10pt] \starttext \setupalign[rtl]{ ﬡﬡﬢ } \setupalign[ltr]

[NTG-context] Lua error in latest beta?

2019-04-29 Thread Alan Bowen
When I process files using the latest standalone ConTeXt ver: 2019.04.29 08:52 MKIV beta fmt: LuaTeX, Version 1.10.0 (TeX Live 2019)), I now get the following error message: lua error > lua error on line 8 in file env_Brill-01.tex:

[NTG-context] TeXShop Preview and fatal error bug

2019-04-16 Thread Alan Bowen
Using latest TeXShop, latest ConTeXt beta, and latest Moajve, run the file \starttext \quotation{tufte} \page \quotation[tufte} \stoptext The PDF preview is grey. Fix the error: \quotation[tufte} —> \quotation{tufte} Re-run the file. The PDF preview remains gray. Print the PDF file or view it

[NTG-context] \setupdirections, methods one, two, and three

2019-02-04 Thread Alan Bowen
The latest beta complains and stops when I try to process a book that has \setupdirections[bidi=global, method=one] for several, scattered phrases in Arabic and Hebrew (which I do not read). It works, however, when I set method=two or method=three. What is the difference between these methods

[NTG-context] problem with \sym?

2019-02-03 Thread Alan Bowen
Processing a table of contents with the latest standalone (ConTeXt ver: 2019.01.28 16:58 MKIV beta fmt: 2019.2.3) fails with the following message: luatex warning > hpack filter: error: ...eXt/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/typo-dua.lua:422: attempt to compare number with nil tex

[NTG-context] linking to an external PDF file

2018-10-07 Thread Alan Bowen
A how-to question that has come up: Is there a way to establish to hyperlink to a specific page or footnote in an external PDF document? Alan ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry

[NTG-context] latest beta (2018.110.14)

2018-08-15 Thread Alan Bowen
When I run the latest standalone beta, the following \starttext Hello, world! \stoptext fails with the error message: lua error > lua error on line 5 in file /Users/bowen1/Desktop/TestTeX/test-01.tex: ...eXt/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/cldf-ini.lua:1120: no string to print

[NTG-context] \startregister…\stopregister bug?

2018-08-14 Thread Alan Bowen
In the latest beta (2018.08.10), \defineregister[TesT] \starttext \startregister[TesT]{samples} \input knuth \page \input ward \stopregister[TesT] \blank[3*big] \placeregister[TesT] \stoptext produces on page 2 the index entry *samples 1* when one expects *samples 1–2* Alan

Re: [NTG-context] latest beta and \seeindex

2018-06-25 Thread Alan Bowen
for the other is more efficient. Alan On Sun, Jun 24, 2018 at 4:08 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Am 2018-06-24 um 21:57 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > > On 6/23/2018 5:10 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> The latest beta (ConTeXtver: 2018.06.23 12:12 MKIV betafmt: 2018.6.23) > p

[NTG-context] latest beta and \seeindex

2018-06-23 Thread Alan Bowen
The latest beta (ConTeXt ver: 2018.06.23 12:12 MKIV beta fmt: 2018.6.23) processes without a hitch but \seeindex is still not working as expected. In \starttext \index{sample} \index{fun+games}\index{fun+stuff} %\index{fun} \seeindex{fun}{sample} % now with heading (as it should be)

Re: [NTG-context] error in seeindex sorting

2018-06-15 Thread Alan Bowen
The MWE \index{sample} \index{fun+games}\index{fun+stuff} \index{fun} \seeindex{fun}{sample} % with first subheading, not heading \seeindex{fun}{blah} % shown with heading (as it should be) ONLY if \index{fun} is commented out; otherwise it is not shown \seeindex{fun}{humbug} % not shown

Re: [NTG-context] index x-ref problem

2018-05-25 Thread Alan Bowen
This is fixed in the latest beta. Thanks, Hans! Alan On Sat, May 19, 2018 at 8:05 AM Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > IF I am doing this correctly, then, there seems to be problems in the > current standalone​ when there are two x-refs to a single heading. The &

[NTG-context] index x-ref problem

2018-05-19 Thread Alan Bowen
IF I am doing this correctly, then, there seems to be problems in the current standalone​ when there are two x-refs to a single heading. The space after “and” is missing and should the order of the refs not be alphabetical? MWE \starttext \seeindex{animal}{cat} \seeindex{animal}{quadruped}

Re: [NTG-context] \eqalign not working in latest beta

2018-03-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Excellent, Aditya.This is most helpful. Many thanks. Alan On Thu, Mar 1, 2018 at 10:49 PM, Aditya Mahajan <adit...@umich.edu> wrote: > On Thu, 1 Mar 2018, Alan Bowen wrote: > > OK—thanks for the mkiv alternative to \eqalign. >> > > This has been avai

Re: [NTG-context] \eqalign not working in latest beta

2018-03-01 Thread Alan Bowen
Wolfgang—thanks for the link/explanation. Alan On Thu, Mar 1, 2018 at 4:57 PM, Wolfgang Schuster < schuster.wolfg...@gmail.com> wrote: > https://mailman.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2018/090856.html > > Wolfgang > > Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> > 1. März

Re: [NTG-context] \eqalign not working in latest beta

2018-03-01 Thread Alan Bowen
t; \startformula > \startalign > \NC t_{L,\text{early}} \NC = t_{L,\text{late}} = t_{L,\text{ray}} \NR > \NC\NC = 6\ \mu m \NR > \stopalign > \stopformula > > \stoptext > > Best regards: OK > > On 1 Mar 2018, at 17:41, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote:

[NTG-context] \eqalign not working in latest beta

2018-03-01 Thread Alan Bowen
\eqalign does not seem to be working in the latest beta. MWE taken from the garden: \starttext \startformula \eqalign{ t_{L,\text{early}} & = t_{L,\text{late}} = t_{L,\text{ray}} \cr & = 6\ \mu m \cr } \stopformula \stoptext Alan

Re: [NTG-context] synctex and TeXShop problem

2017-11-17 Thread Alan Bowen
Otared, Luigi—many thanks for your help. I read the changes file—I neglected to do this when I downloaded TeXShop 3.89— and have added the line % !TEX useOldSyncParser into my source file. Synctex is now working as it should (with the latest ConTeXt and TeXShop). All best, Alan On Fri, Nov 17,

[NTG-context] synctex and TeXShop problem

2017-11-17 Thread Alan Bowen
With the latest betas, I see that with the TeXShop Engine #!/bin/tcsh # Before using this engine, you must run the following command once in Terminal: luatools --generate set path= ($path /usr/texbin /Users/bowen1/Dropbox/ConTeXt/tex/texmf-osx-64/bin) mtxrun --script context --autogenerate

[NTG-context] autopunctuation—semicolon key oddity

2017-10-30 Thread Alan Bowen
Using the “semicolon” key with a space before it does not work. Remove the space and it does. \starttext \setupmathematics[autopunctuation={all, semicolon}] \m{a;b}\quad \m{a,b}\quad\m{a.b}\quad\m{1;11}\quad \m{1,11}\quad\m{1.11} \setupmathematics[autopunctuation={all,semicolon}] \m{a;b}\quad

Re: [NTG-context] substituting characters in math font

2017-10-29 Thread Alan Bowen
was using Pagella and Cambria to convince myself that the problem was one in my encoding and not some problem with the Brill font. Best, Alan On Sat, Oct 28, 2017 at 4:46 AM, Wolfgang Schuster < schuster.wolfg...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> > 19.

Re: [NTG-context] avoiding two lines on last page

2017-10-20 Thread Alan Bowen
Ramm <te...@fiee.net> wrote: > Am 2017-10-18 um 15:03 schrieb Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com>: > > > Occasionally, one of my components (chapters) ends with only two lines > on the last page. Since space is at a premium, I was wondering if there is > a way to enco

Re: [NTG-context] substituting characters in math font

2017-10-19 Thread Alan Bowen
com> wrote: > > > Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> > 2. Oktober 2017 um 14:04 > I need to substitute the regular and italic characters of a publisher’s > non-math font (Unicode) for those in a math font. > > The non-math addresses are: > 0041-005A, 0061-007A %ita

Re: [NTG-context] substituting characters in math font

2017-10-18 Thread Alan Bowen
that the characters have the same Unicode addresses? Or is some other approach required? Alan On Mon, Oct 2, 2017 at 8:04 AM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > I need to substitute the regular and italic characters of a publisher’s > non-math font (Unicode) for those in

[NTG-context] avoiding two lines on last page

2017-10-18 Thread Alan Bowen
Occasionally, one of my components (chapters) ends with only two lines on the last page. Since space is at a premium, I was wondering if there is a way to encourage ConTeXt to put these two lines on the preceding page. I do not have a mwe, so any tips about strategies and commands to consider

[NTG-context] substituting characters in math font

2017-10-02 Thread Alan Bowen
I need to substitute the regular and italic characters of a publisher’s non-math font (Unicode) for those in a math font. The non-math addresses are: 0041-005A, 0061-007A %italic uppercase and lowercase 0391-03A9, 03B1-03C9 %slanted Greek uppercase and lowercase The math addresses are:

Re: [NTG-context] Brill fonts / using Greek characters in math

2017-09-23 Thread Alan Bowen
at all and my deadline is approaching. Alan On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 5:07 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > Sorry. The glyphs to replace in the math font are: > > roman: > 0030-0039 > 0041-005A, 0061-007A > 0391-03D6 > italic: > 1D434-1D467 > 1D6E2-1D71B

Re: [NTG-context] Brill fonts / using Greek characters in math

2017-09-20 Thread Alan Bowen
Sorry. The glyphs to replace in the math font are: roman: 0030-0039 0041-005A, 0061-007A 0391-03D6 italic: 1D434-1D467 1D6E2-1D71B Alan On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 5:03 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > If it help: the glyphs to replace in the math font are: > nmer

Re: [NTG-context] Brill fonts / using Greek characters in math

2017-09-20 Thread Alan Bowen
If it help: the glyphs to replace in the math font are: nmerals0030-0039, (numerals) 0041-005A, 0061-007A 0391-03D6 On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 4:05 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Ahoi, > > did anyone make typescripts for the Brill fonts ( >

[NTG-context] bug in \over ?

2017-09-09 Thread Alan Bowen
The numerator in \startformula {ΑΒ\over CD} \stopformula should be italicized, should it not? I am using ConTeXt ver: 2017.09.08 17:24. Alan ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an

Re: [NTG-context] Substituting Greek characters in math mode

2017-09-07 Thread Alan Bowen
\emph{δ} (Pagella) \\ \m{δ} (math: Pagella?) \blank π \emph{π} (Pagella) \\ \m{π} (math: Pagella?) \blank Π \emph{ Π} (Pagella) \\ \m{Π} (math: Pagella?) \blank Δ \emph{ Δ} (Pagella) \\ \m{Δ} (math: Pagella?) \stoptext Alan On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 5:42 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.

[NTG-context] Substituting Greek characters in math mode

2017-09-05 Thread Alan Bowen
I should like to have the Brill font substitute for the Greek alphabet (upper and lower cases) as well for the numerals in Tex Gyre Termes Math. So far, I have been able to get the Brill numerals (oldstyle) but nothing more: the Greek letters in math mode are from Termes Math. Here is what I

Re: [NTG-context] semicolon in mathmode

2017-08-25 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi, Hans— Have you decided about treating ; the same as , when enabled in \setupmathematics? Alan On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 5:08 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 8/10/2017 10:34 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote: > >> On Thu, 10 Aug 2017, Alan Bowen wrote: >> >

Re: [NTG-context] unwanted space after \in

2017-08-19 Thread Alan Bowen
or paper. Is there a better way to do this? Alan On Fri, Aug 18, 2017 at 10:26 PM, Aditya Mahajan <adit...@umich.edu> wrote: > On Fri, 18 Aug 2017, Alan Bowen wrote: > > Unlike \goto and \at, \in seems to insert an unwanted space before any text >> that follows. >> >

Re: [NTG-context] unwanted space after \in

2017-08-18 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi, Pablo—I should have been clearer. The issue is the space that \in inserts before the final comma. At that’s what I get using the latest standalone beta. (Do you see it?) Alan On Fri, Aug 18, 2017 at 4:47 PM, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > On 08/18/2017 09:33 PM, Alan Bo

[NTG-context] unwanted space after \in

2017-08-18 Thread Alan Bowen
Unlike \goto and \at, \in seems to insert an unwanted space before any text that follows. MWE— starttext Text\reference[abc]{} \page Text , \in{Text}[abc], \at{Text, p.}[abc], \goto{Text}[abc], \stoptext Alan

[NTG-context] semicolon in mathmode

2017-08-10 Thread Alan Bowen
Is there a way to remove the thinspace after a semicolon when it is followed by a number? It does not seem to be covered by the autopunctuation key in \setupmathematics. Alan ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] math font problem

2017-08-10 Thread Alan Bowen
Many thanks, Hans, for both tips. I have made the Brill font my math fallback for the letters and numerals, and fixed the name of the Brill italic. And it looks good! Alan On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 4:08 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 8/10/2017 12:16 AM, Alan Bowen wrote: &g

[NTG-context] math font problem

2017-08-09 Thread Alan Bowen
The aim is to get as much math using the Brill font as I can. I currently have: \definefontfamily[mainface][serif][Brill] %[TeX Gyre Termes] [protrusion=quality, expansion=quality, mode=node, force=yes, ] \definefallbackfamily[mainface][mm][TeX Gyre Pagella]

Re: [NTG-context] \startplacefloat query

2017-07-31 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Aditya. That is a great help! Alan On Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 4:43 PM, Aditya Mahajan <adit...@umich.edu> wrote: > On Mon, 31 Jul 2017, Alan Bowen wrote: > > When placing a float to the left or right of text, is there a way to place >> a given number of lines o

[NTG-context] \startplacefloat query

2017-07-31 Thread Alan Bowen
When placing a float to the left or right of text, is there a way to place a given number of lines of text directly above it? Or is this not the right mechanism to achieve this? What I have now is: \starttext \startplacefigure[title=Cow, location={left, 3*line, force, high}]

Re: [NTG-context] \textfraction broken?

2017-07-12 Thread Alan Bowen
, 2017 at 8:09 PM, Henri Menke <henrime...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Mon, 2017-07-10 at 19:34 -0400, Alan Bowen wrote: > > Adding > > > > \definefontfeature[fraction][frac=yes] > > \definehighlight[textfraction][style={\feature[+][fraction]}] > > > &

Re: [NTG-context] \textfraction broken?

2017-07-10 Thread Alan Bowen
Adding \definefontfeature[fraction][frac=yes] \definehighlight[textfraction][style={\feature[+][fraction]}] fixes the problem in the sample just sent. Sorry for the misfire. Alan On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 1:53 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > Has there been

[NTG-context] \textfraction broken?

2017-07-10 Thread Alan Bowen
Has there been a change to \textfraction? Try 1\textfraction{1/2}. I get 1 /1/2 with ConTeXt ver: 2017.06.30 (and earlier on the wiki) Alan ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry

Re: [NTG-context] \definefallbackfamily check and force keywords

2017-07-06 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Hans! I will get my fonts in order yet. Alan On Thu, Jul 6, 2017 at 5:31 PM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 7/6/2017 6:39 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> A very simpleminded question, if I may. >> >> What do the keywords, check and force do in \definefa

[NTG-context] \definefallbackfamily check and force keywords

2017-07-06 Thread Alan Bowen
A very simpleminded question, if I may. What do the keywords, check and force do in \definefallbackfamily? Am I right to think that check=yes, force=no will use the fallback font only when characters are missing from the mainfont and check=no, force=yes will use the fallback font whenever it

[NTG-context] splitting a landscape table with local footnotes

2017-06-08 Thread Alan Bowen
I have a very long table (landscape) with local footnotes that I wish to split over two pages so that (a) the table is on a verso page and (b) the notes on the next recto page. Any suggestions about how to do this will be gratefully received. Here is a MWE that is not too small, I hope.

Re: [NTG-context] problem with mathmode in footnotes

2017-05-30 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi, Hans— The problem with mathmode in footnotes is gone with the latest beta. And without any adverse side effects in any of my projects. My thanks to you and Wolfgang for your work on this. All best, Alan On Sat, May 27, 2017 at 2:49 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote:

Re: [NTG-context] aligning a table alignment with local footnotes

2017-05-30 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks for this too, Aditya. I have some tables that this may work very well with. All best, Alan On Mon, May 29, 2017 at 9:05 PM, Aditya Mahajan <adit...@umich.edu> wrote: > On Mon, 29 May 2017, Alan Bowen wrote: > > What is the best way to center a table and control/fi

Re: [NTG-context] aligning a table alignment with local footnotes

2017-05-30 Thread Alan Bowen
Many thanks, Hans. This is very fine solution for the tables that I have, since they are quite wide. Alan On Mon, May 29, 2017 at 6:58 PM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 5/30/2017 12:33 AM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> What is the best way to center a table and control

[NTG-context] aligning a table alignment with local footnotes

2017-05-29 Thread Alan Bowen
What is the best way to center a table and control/fix the textwidth of the local footnotes? I currently have: \starttext \startbuffer[Tab01] \startlocalfootnotes \bTABLE \bTR\bTD So\eTD\bTD what% \footnote{\input knuth} % <= \eTD\eTR \eTABLE {\placelocalfootnotes} \stoplocalfootnotes

Re: [NTG-context] whitespace before/after \startformula…\stopformula

2017-05-29 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks also, Aditya? Alan On Mon, May 29, 2017 at 6:04 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks, Mikael. That is just what I needed. > > All best, Alan > > > On Mon, May 29, 2017 at 1:02 PM, Mikael P. Sundqvist <mic...@gmail.com> > wrote: > &g

Re: [NTG-context] whitespace before/after \startformula…\stopformula

2017-05-29 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Mikael. That is just what I needed. All best, Alan On Mon, May 29, 2017 at 1:02 PM, Mikael P. Sundqvist <mic...@gmail.com> wrote: > Den 29 maj 2017 6:13 em skrev "Alan Bowen" <bowenala...@gmail.com>: > > How does one control/suppress the whitespace b

[NTG-context] whitespace before/after \startformula…\stopformula

2017-05-29 Thread Alan Bowen
How does one control/suppress the whitespace before and after \startformula…\stopformula? Alan ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

Re: [NTG-context] problem with mathmode in footnotes

2017-05-27 Thread Alan Bowen
The problem persists with ConTeXt ver: 2017.05.25. So, I wonder, is there something that I should fix at my end? Any suggestions will be gratefully received. Alan On Wed, May 17, 2017 at 12:21 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > To recap: the aim is to get oldstyle

Re: [NTG-context] problem with mathmode in footnotes

2017-05-17 Thread Alan Bowen
numerals (from Pagella) but no math symbols etc (b) if the line preset=math:digitsnormal is commented out, math symbols etc but but regular numerals. I am using the latest beta of the standalone (05.15.2017). Alan On Sun, May 14, 2017 at 12:01 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com>

Re: [NTG-context] problem with align in natural tables

2017-05-15 Thread Alan Bowen
Aries\eTD\eTR > \eTABLE > \stopmiddlealigned > > \startplacetable[location=none] > \bTABLE > \bTR\bTD Sun \eTD\bTD Aries\eTD\eTR > \eTABLE > \stopplacetable > > \stoptext > > Wolfgang > > Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> > 15. Mai 2017 um 18:44 >

Re: [NTG-context] problem with align in natural tables

2017-05-15 Thread Alan Bowen
The table itself and horizontally. Sorry, should have been clear about that. Alan On Mon, May 15, 2017 at 12:48 PM, Wolfgang Schuster < schuster.wolfg...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> > 15. Mai 2017 um 18:44 > I am having trouble centering

[NTG-context] problem with align in natural tables

2017-05-15 Thread Alan Bowen
I am having trouble centering a table: \setupTABLE[align=middle] %flushright] \bTABLE \bTR\bTD Sun \eTD\bTD Aries\eTD\eTR \eTABLE produces a table that is flush left with ConTeXt ver: 2017.05.12. align=middle used to be sufficient. So what has changed or what have I missed? Alan

[NTG-context] problem with mathmode in footnotes

2017-05-08 Thread Alan Bowen
The code \definefontfamily[mainface][serif][Brill] [protrusion=quality, expansion=quality, mode=node, force=yes, ] \definefallbackfamily[mainface][mm][TeX Gyre Pagella] [preset=math:digitsnormal,features=f:oldstyle,scale=0.93] \definefallbackfamily [mainface] [mm] [Brill]

Re: [NTG-context] query re placing a float

2017-04-06 Thread Alan Bowen
Found the answer— location={here,left,3*hang} does what I want nicely. Sorry for the noise. Alan 2017-04-06 14:27 GMT-04:00 Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com>: > I have a paragraph of text and I would like to place a float to the left > so that there a some lines above the

[NTG-context] query re placing a float

2017-04-06 Thread Alan Bowen
I have a paragraph of text and I would like to place a float to the left so that there a some lines above the float, some beside, and some below. Is there a way to do this? What I have so far breaks the paragraph in two: one before the float and one beside it (with a few lines below). If I invoke

Re: [NTG-context] Hieroglyphic font query

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Wolfgang. That works very nicely! I ended up setting the glyphs at 8pt (to fit the text) and adjusted my list of bodyfont sizes accordingly. A great tip/reminder! Alan On Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 2:35 PM, Wolfgang Schuster < schuster.wolfg...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Alan Bow

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt not finding fonts in OSFONTDIR

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Yes, Indeed. It is *Hellenistic Astronomy: The Science and Its Contexts* (Brill). A. On Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 12:47 PM, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > On 04/02/2017 03:38 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > > Thank you, Pablo! The font files have been discovered and the source > &

Re: [NTG-context] Hieroglyphic font query

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
] \setupbodyfont[mainface,18pt] \starttext Hello world! 1234 αβγ { ㇼ㋹ } and that is all. \stoptext On Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 12:45 PM, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > On 04/02/2017 05:23 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > > I have the hieroglyphic font, New Gardiner Medium, in .otf and .

Re: [NTG-context] Hieroglyphic font query

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Certainly: see the attached file. A. On Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 11:32 AM, kaddour kardio <kaddourkar...@gmail.com> wrote: > ​Can you please copy-past de log file?​ > > On Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 5:23 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> I have the hierogly

[NTG-context] Hieroglyphic font query

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
I have the hieroglyphic font, New Gardiner Medium, in .otf and .ttf formats. It is installed in my OSFONTDIR and is accessible using other applications. But \switchtobodyfont[newgardiner,14pt]ㇼ㋹ does not work (with either the .ttf or the .otf format). I have checked: “NewGardiner” is the

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt not finding fonts in OSFONTDIR

2017-04-02 Thread Alan Bowen
Thank you, Pablo! The font files have been discovered and the source files now process as they should. You are a lifesaver—this book may still see the light of day! Alan On Sat, Apr 1, 2017 at 7:29 PM, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > On 04/02/2017 12:37 AM, Alan Bowen wrote: &

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt not finding fonts in OSFONTDIR

2017-04-01 Thread Alan Bowen
that this is a TODO. Alan On Sat, Apr 1, 2017 at 5:49 PM, Pablo Rodriguez <oi...@gmx.es> wrote: > On 04/01/2017 11:17 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > > ConTeXT does not seem to be finding the fonts that I have in my > > OSFONTDIR, which is set in my .bash_profile by the line > > expo

[NTG-context] ConTeXt not finding fonts in OSFONTDIR

2017-04-01 Thread Alan Bowen
ConTeXT does not seem to be finding the fonts that I have in my OSFONTDIR, which is set in my .bash_profile by the line export OSFONTDIR=./Users/bowen1/Library/Fonts/ I have clean-installed the latest beta (ConTeXt ver: 2017.03.26 16:15 MKIV beta) The file processes but substitutes fonts for

Re: [NTG-context] hunting a lua stack error

2017-03-13 Thread Alan Bowen
Hi, Thomas— Fair enough. But I am not using bibtex. What I am using—or so I understand—is the manual bibliography, which suits the sort of publication involved here better. Alan On Mon, Mar 13, 2017 at 5:12 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz < thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de> wrote: > On 13.03.2017 21

[NTG-context] hunting a lua stack error

2017-03-13 Thread Alan Bowen
This is the error message lua error > lua error on line 112 in file c_09-02_Evans.tex: C stack overflow stack traceback: [C]: in function 'type' ...eXt/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/lpdf-ini.lua:373: in function

Re: [NTG-context] floats on pages without headers

2017-02-24 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, again, Hans. That is a great help. Alan On Fri, Feb 24, 2017 at 6:22 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 2/23/2017 10:09 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> I have some large floats that look best on empty pages, i.e., pages that >> do not have headers?

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-24 Thread Alan Bowen
Excellent, Hans. Many thanks! Alan On Fri, Feb 24, 2017 at 5:21 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 2/23/2017 10:41 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> In my larger document (approx 600 pages, over 1000 references) >> problematic entries like \cite[{{A, B, and C}}

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-23 Thread Alan Bowen
, 2017 at 4:12 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks, Hans! That does work nicely. > > On Thu, Feb 23, 2017 at 3:42 PM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > >> On 2/22/2017 6:21 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: >> >>> Here is the file that I have been

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-23 Thread Alan Bowen
Thanks, Hans! That does work nicely. On Thu, Feb 23, 2017 at 3:42 PM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 2/22/2017 6:21 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> Here is the file that I have been working with: >> >> \installlanguage[packed][en] >> \setuplanguage[pac

[NTG-context] floats on pages without headers

2017-02-23 Thread Alan Bowen
I have some large floats that look best on empty pages, i.e., pages that do not have headers? The wiki suggests that location=page will put the float on an empty page but this does not seem to be the case: \starttext \dorecurse{3}{\input knuth} \startplacefigure[title=Cow, location={page}]

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-22 Thread Alan Bowen
]\cite[C] \qquad{\red output should be: ABC} \stoptext On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 11:44 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 2/22/2017 4:50 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> Hi, Hans— >> >> The problem is the line \startbibitem[A, B, and C]\stopbibitem. I can >>

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-22 Thread Alan Bowen
the other citations to work. But, then, neither \cite[A, B, and C] nor the \cite[A{,} B{,} and C] works. Alan On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 3:26 AM, Hans Hagen <pra...@wxs.nl> wrote: > On 2/21/2017 8:25 PM, Alan Bowen wrote: > >> The latest beta — ConTeXt ver: 2017.02.19 with Lua

Re: [NTG-context] new lua/stack error

2017-02-21 Thread Alan Bowen
about to address this will be gladly received. A. On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 2:25 PM, Alan Bowen <bowenala...@gmail.com> wrote: > The latest beta — ConTeXt ver: 2017.02.19 with LuaTeX, Version 1.0.3 — > chokes > on entries such as > \cite[author1, author2, and author3 2017] >

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