Re: [NTG-context] Bloody PDF boxes and cr*p marks!

2021-11-01 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
On 30/10/2021 21:21, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: this document: and also extendedhttps://wiki.contextgarden.net/PDFX a bit. contains a link to the Ghent Workshop that returns a 404 Special thanks must go to the Ghent PDF Workgroup (GWG) for making a list of recommended

Re: [NTG-context] Memo module not working with lmtx

2021-10-16 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
On 16/10/2021 09:57, Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context wrote: There is a new version of the module online which fixes the bug. But is it not part of de LMTX distribution? ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] metafun: circular arc

2021-10-05 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
In the example the text is drawn as: draw followtext(q, "\strut TEXT ONE") it looks as if the \strut generates a space before the text. e.g. if you omit the \strut, the text will align at the start point. In my perception, the \strut is a zero width box, so it should not generate the space

Re: [NTG-context] Regular online meet-up

2021-10-02 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
On 01/10/2021 21:22, Alain Delmotte via ntg-context wrote: What is the way to attend: just log to https://lecture.senfcall.de/hen-rbr-rku-oke ?? Thanks for the proposal, why not using (free open source) meet.jit.si instead of membershipped yellow-button? .F

[NTG-context] [lmtx offline?]

2021-09-20 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
I try to update my lmtx installation, but it seems that there is no contact with the server somehow... Any hints? $ ./install.sh mtx-install | provide valid server and instance The following settings were used: server : lmtx.contextgarden.net,lmtx.pragma-ade.com,lmtx.pragma-ade.nl

Re: [NTG-context] zint barcode module on LMTX/MacOS

2021-09-08 Thread Floris van Manen via ntg-context
On 08/09/2021 19:08, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: I just checked on my Linux laptop with a new installation, and it worked exactly like this. Did you check with --luatex (i.e. MkIV)? What’s your ConTeXt version? You left out this essential piece of information. $ context --version

Re: [NTG-context] lmt_chart_bar with data from luacode

2021-07-24 Thread Floris van Manen
On 23/07/2021 23:56, Jorge Manuel wrote: I tried this code, but it didn't work. This is not my day. Using the latest version made it work here. .F ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please

Re: [NTG-context] weekend upload - stacking and animation

2021-07-13 Thread Floris van Manen
On 13/07/2021 15:14, Hans Hagen wrote: How about: \startuseMPgraphic{demo}     for i=1 upto 10:     draw fullcircle scaled (i*cm/3)     withcolor (i*red/10)     withpen   pencircle scaled (bp/2)     withstacking i     ;     endfor ; \stopuseMPgraphic

Re: [NTG-context] weekend upload

2021-07-12 Thread Floris van Manen
with the latest version not everything gets drawn as intended. $ context --version mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.04 mtx-context | current version: 2021.07.10 21:51 On 12/07/2021 10:07, Hans Hagen wrote: I need to ckeck if the range checked does negative numbers ...

Re: [NTG-context] new in upload

2021-06-09 Thread Floris van Manen
On 09/06/2021 20:42, Hans Hagen wrote: \startoverlayMPgraphic{mp:whatever-6}     draw anchorcell (1,1)   withpen pencircle scaled 1pt withcolor "blue" ;     fill anchorspan (2,2) (3,5) withpen pencircle scaled 1pt withcolor "yellow" ;     draw anchorcell (2,2)   withpen pencircle

Re: [NTG-context] [metafun example does not compile]

2021-05-21 Thread Floris van Manen
On 21/05/2021 14:14, Taco Hoekwater wrote: It looks like textext.dflt is undefined in the latest lmtx because it is now renamed to textext.dlft :) As we say in dutch: een kniesoor die daar op let ;-) ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] [metafun example does not compile]

2021-05-21 Thread Floris van Manen
the line preventing the output from showing uo seems to be be: draw textext.dflt("DFLT-" & MonTexte) shifted PB; If I remove that, I'll get output. ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add

[NTG-context] [metafun example does not compile]

2021-05-21 Thread Floris van Manen
Using the example from the wiki https://wiki.contextgarden.net/textext_positioning then using the latest version of lmtx $ context --version mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.04 mtx-context | mtx-context | main context file:

Re: [NTG-context] [installing lmtx on raspi400]

2021-05-13 Thread Floris van Manen
On 13/05/2021 22:39, Christian Prim wrote: I solved it following this (or a similar) solution: https://github.com/deltachat/deltachat-desktop/issues/1006#issue-498257133 That worked very well, thank you ! $

[NTG-context] [installing lmtx on raspi400]

2021-05-13 Thread Floris van Manen
No desktop system is complete before having a proper lmtx installed ;-) So with this OS version $ uname -a Linux rp400 5.10.17-v8+ #1414 SMP PREEMPT Fri Apr 30 13:23:25 BST 2021 aarch64 GNU/Linux $ hostnamectl Static hostname: rp400 Icon name: computer Operating System: Debian

Re: [NTG-context] KeenWrite 2.0

2021-05-10 Thread Floris van Manen
On 10/05/2021 07:40, Thangalin wrote: https://github.com/DaveJarvis/keenwrite#download Stay safe everyone! When launching from Linux vmz 5.11.0-7614-generic #15~1618626693~20.10~ecb25cd-Ubuntu SMP Thu Apr 22 16:00:45 UTC x86_64 x86_64

Re: [NTG-context] [formatting verbatim text]

2021-04-26 Thread Floris van Manen
Aparently all spaces after @etex get reduced to one only. I'd expect that to happen inside @btex and @etex \starttext \starttyping[escape=@] 1 137 26 25 >1 69 32 2 @btex@bgroup@red@bf 137 @egroup@etex 26 25 >1 69 32 3 @btex@bgroup@red@bf 137 @egroup@etex 26 25

Re: [NTG-context] [formatting verbatim text]

2021-04-26 Thread Floris van Manen
On 26/04/2021 10:59, Hans Hagen wrote: \starttext \starttyping[escape=/] one two three four /btex/bgroup/red five /egroup/etex six seven eight nine \stoptyping \stoptext That works indeed! Thanks. Are there restriction on what context commands can be given inside the bgroup? e.g. I tried

[NTG-context] [formatting verbatim text]

2021-04-26 Thread Floris van Manen
What is the easiest way, if possible, to highlight some sections of verbatim text? given: \starttyping one two three four five six seven eight nine \stoptyping i'd like to color the word 'five' in red, or italic. .Floris

[NTG-context] [pagenumbers in pdf]

2021-02-13 Thread Floris van Manen
When I generate a serie of TEXpages, those pages end up with the same page number in the pdf. 1, 1, 1 \starttext \def\blz{\begingroup \startTEXpage 1 2 3 \stopTEXpage \endgroup} \blz \blz \blz \stoptext If I insert a \strut at the start, I get pagenumbering 1, 2, 3, 1 \starttext

[NTG-context] [passing parameter into MPpage]

2021-02-12 Thread Floris van Manen
What is the correct ways to pass parameters into a \startMPpage section? This does not produce a page (obviously if you know how it works) But how to get the intende output? \def\blz[#1][#2][#3]{ \startMPpage draw thefmttext(#1) shifted(10mm, 20mm); draw thefmttext(#2) shifted(10mm, 205m); draw

Re: [NTG-context] [startstop]

2021-01-22 Thread Floris van Manen
On 22/01/2021 23:39, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: No \do...empty (LMTX only): \tolerant\protected\def\startzzz#=%   {\hrule    \doifsomething{#1}{\bold{\strut#1}\blank}} \protected\def\stopzzz   {\blank[10mm]} \starttext \startzzz \input weisman \stopzzz \startzzz{Ward} \input ward

Re: [NTG-context] [startstop]

2021-01-22 Thread Floris van Manen
unfortunately this does not work, 'annotation' is not found. But is it possible to give a start/stop definition user parameters? And if so, how? .F ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add

[NTG-context] [startstop]

2021-01-22 Thread Floris van Manen
I'd like to create a start/stop command with a parameter \startzzz[a] one two three \stopzzz \startzzz[b] one two three \stopzzz How do i define/pass the tag parameter in the definition? This does not work (obviously) \definestartstop[zzz][ before={\hrule\bf tag\blank},

Re: [NTG-context] lmtx

2021-01-19 Thread Floris van Manen
On 18/01/2021 19:20, Hans Hagen wrote: You can run   meta-imp-punk.mkxl to get an idea. There's also a typescript:   type-imp-punk.mkxl How to run these? .F ___ If your question is of interest to others as

Re: [NTG-context] checkbox in fields show the word yes

2020-12-11 Thread Floris van Manen
On 11/12/2020 08:46, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: as nobody answered I would like too repeat my question. This is what I see ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] install.sh not working on Linux (Ubuntu 20.04)?

2020-12-01 Thread Floris van Manen
On 06/11/2020 18:55, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: I reported a similar issue some days ago. I think I have solved it (no extensive checking yet) by deleting the three texmf*.tma files on the tex/ directory. If you still have a copy of your older installation, you may try this (but please make a

Re: [NTG-context] RE : upload

2020-11-25 Thread Floris van Manen
On 25/11/2020 16:48, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: Just out of curiosity, could you fix your already installed ConTeXt version? no, that did not work. I just dumped the whole folder after a new folder/download seemed to work again. .F

Re: [NTG-context] RE : upload

2020-11-24 Thread Floris van Manen
by creating a new empty ~/context folder, then unzip the distribution and running the install script made Context work again. .F ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

Re: [NTG-context] RE : upload

2020-11-24 Thread Floris van Manen
On 24/11/2020 18:28, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: I’m afraid you are getting an old version, since the newer one reads: mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.04 mtx-context | mtx-context | main context file: /home/ousia/context/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/context.mkiv

Re: [NTG-context] RE : upload

2020-11-23 Thread Floris van Manen
On 23/11/2020 23:02, Hans Hagen wrote: On 11/23/2020 9:42 PM, Joseph wrote: After running install.bat I see error : new attempt I still get the error: csname overload > fatal error, protection level 4, control sequence 'textcontrolspace', properties 'immutable', file 'enco-ini.mkxl',

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-07 Thread Floris van Manen
On 07/11/2020 13:11, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: echo "" && curl -Ihttp://pragma-ade.com/context/latest/cont-tmf.zip 2>&1 | grep Last-Modified && echo "" So you don’t mix access time with last modification. this seems to work: #!/usr/bin/env bash cd ~/context OLD=`stat -c "%w"

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-07 Thread Floris van Manen
On 07/11/2020 13:11, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: Improved message: echo "" && curl -Ihttp://pragma-ade.com/context/latest/cont-tmf.zip 2>&1 | grep Last-Modified && echo "" So you don’t mix access time with last modification. Just in case it helps, That helps. Thx

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-07 Thread Floris van Manen
On 07/11/2020 12:19, Hans Hagen wrote: a version mismatch normally comes from the fact that i generate an lmtx update (for wolfgang to check, posted elsewhere) but nor a mkiv one and then upload to the website (as happened) also, the update script itself doesn't get updated so when that

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-07 Thread Floris van Manen
Dear Hans, Would it be possible to have a simple text file with the latest release version (or date) tag in it? Next to the folder containing the actual install script files? In that case it is easy to check that version tag by comparing with the local copy and decide if a further download

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-06 Thread Floris van Manen
this is my script for a daily update check which seems to do the job #!/usr/bin/env bash cd ~/context context --version | grep "current version" echo "" mtxrun --script cache --erase >ctx.log rm tex/*.tma sh ./install.sh >ctx.log context --version | grep "current version"

Re: [NTG-context] install.sh not working on Linux (Ubuntu 20.04)?

2020-11-06 Thread Floris van Manen
On 06/11/2020 16:49, Jairo A. del Rio wrote: Is anyone else having problems with recent ConTeXt updates on Linux? Since last month, install.sh isn't doing anything. However, when I go to Pragma ADE's website, I can download newer releases and they work fine (e.g. --permitloadlib works now).

Re: [NTG-context] Typesetting poetry with particular indenting

2020-07-02 Thread Floris van Manen
On 02/07/2020 20:46, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > The following example needs version 2020.07.02 or newer. Nice ! .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to others as

Re: [NTG-context] Draft Watermark of Garden gives unexpected results

2020-06-11 Thread Floris van Manen
On 11/06/2020 22:31, Jairo A. del Rio wrote: > The watermark is partially outside the page, whereas the Wiki result is > more "centered". Is that an intended behaviour? > Also, if you set \rotate[rotation=0.0]{Draft} it will disappear... pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys

Re: [NTG-context] [overstrike] with different color?

2020-06-04 Thread Floris van Manen
On 03/06/2020 16:30, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > \setupbar[color=red,rulethickness=1.4] % measurement in pt the command also takes a parameter offset as well as dy. I assume the offset will position the line higher / lower . But I see no effect.

[NTG-context] [overstrike] with different color?

2020-06-03 Thread Floris van Manen
What is the preferred way to overstrike a text with a different color? This does not work: One \overstrike[color=red]{Two} Three .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest

Re: [NTG-context] A simpler way to install LMTX in macOS Catalina

2020-05-30 Thread Floris van Manen
On 30/05/2020 13:09, Nicola wrote: > Of course, it would be > better if the binary were signed... And of course, it would be better to use Linux ;-) .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your

[NTG-context] [pretty printing python]

2020-05-24 Thread Floris van Manen
Does anyone know how to activate/use the pretty printing of python code? \starttyping[option=python] does not work. .Floris pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] [ibmplex setup script]

2020-05-03 Thread Floris van Manen
I noticed that the same font test with the same lmtx versions on two different linux machines with the same ibmplex fonts installed, return a different rendering for the bold-italic. That is only one produces the italics, the other doesn't. I guess that is an example of true software magic, or

Re: [NTG-context] [ibmplex setup script]

2020-05-03 Thread Floris van Manen
Hello Wolfgang, On 03-05-2020 10:49, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > % Load IBM Plex with the regular width > > % \setupbodyfont[ibmplex] > > % Load IBM Plex with the thin width > > %\setupbodyfont[ibmplex-thin] A quick follow-up question. Apparently the thin/bold/italics combination does not

Re: [NTG-context] [ibmplex setup script]

2020-05-03 Thread Floris van Manen
Thank you Wolfgang! Your example works as intended. I really get lost in the font definition files, as it is difficult to understand which variable point to what other definition. Is there a (simple) picture where the scripts are annotated with arrows, to know which variable points to where?

[NTG-context] [ibmplex setup script]

2020-05-02 Thread Floris van Manen
At present the ibmplexmonothin font is seen by the mtxrun script mtxrun --script fonts --list --all --pattern=ibmplexmonothin* identifier familynamefontnamefilename subfont instances ibmplexmonothin ibmplexmono ibmplexmonothin

[NTG-context] [rotate question]

2020-05-01 Thread Floris van Manen
I try to introduce a per character rotation using lua. But a negative rotation angle seems to introduce a vertical offset to the base line. It might be intended, but how to get it gone? Any hints? .Floris \def\streepA{% \rotate[rotation=\ctxlua{context(math.random(1,15))}]{\|}% } \def\streepB{%

Re: [NTG-context] extracting pages using luacode

2020-04-25 Thread Floris van Manen
On 25-04-2020 16:56, Hans Hagen wrote: >> >> Where am I missing the point? > the syntax ... > >     context.externalfigure( { "my_pdf.pdf" }, { page = blz } ) so simple :-) Thanks! .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys

[NTG-context] extracting pages using luacode

2020-04-25 Thread Floris van Manen
I'm trying to extract pages from an existing pdf using lua. But this approach to extract pages 11 and 30 does not work: \starttext \startluacode for i, blz in ipairs({11, 30}) do context.startTEXpage() context.externalfigure("my_pdf.pdf", page=blz) context.stopTEXpage() end \stopluacode

[NTG-context] [preventing blackrule tp break line]

2020-03-06 Thread Floris van Manen
Using lmtx, while trying to get multiple pieces of black rule on one line, for some reason the line breaks after the first item, to continue on the second line with the remainder. \starttext \blackrule[width=15mm,height=1mm,depth=0mm,color=yellow]\quad%

[NTG-context] [error] web-server font-test fails

2020-03-01 Thread Floris van Manen
while trying out the embedded web-server, choosing the fonttest will fail and cause the server to crash $ mtxrun --script server --auto mtx-server | running at port: 8088 mtx-server | document root: /home/vm/data/context/tex/texmf-context/scripts/context/lua mtx-server | main

Re: [NTG-context] Any plans for an active color management?

2020-02-17 Thread Floris van Manen
On 17-02-2020 16:10, juh wrote: > At least, digital images are always RGB. > > In my special case we started with a RGB corporate design as we are an > online cooperative. Print comes later. The thing is that in print the CMYK will result in a fixed well defined object: a physical print on

Re: [NTG-context] Any plans for an active color management?

2020-02-17 Thread Floris van Manen
On 17-02-2020 15:39, Hans Hagen wrote: > On 2/17/2020 3:03 PM, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > >> Are there any plans to automate these steps into ConTeXt? That would >> enable us to work in RGB the whole time. Only when creating a print pdf >> we would specify a color profile and ConTeXt would do the

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost and TikZ color code equivalent

2020-02-15 Thread Floris van Manen
On 15-02-2020 12:25, Fabrice Couvreur wrote: > Hi Henri, > Why does the blue path not rotate 90 with the draw command but rotate > with the fill command? > Why not draw the match as a picture first, then rotate and shift that picture? Also, if you use a local scale unit, it will be easier to

Re: [NTG-context] mtxrun

2020-02-15 Thread Floris van Manen
On 15-02-2020 06:40, Rudolf Bahr wrote: > I hope this helps you! At least in the case you're using linux. it appears as that many of the files in the two path are sort of identical: ~/data/context $ md5sum bin/mtxrun tex/texmf-linux-64/bin/luametatex b95ca64fabcb3f09edd861c4b87671cc

Re: [NTG-context] upload

2020-02-11 Thread Floris van Manen
On 11-02-2020 17:00, Hans Hagen wrote: > > - support for ecmascript for those who think thayt javascript is better > than lua (of course only to find out at some point that it's not true in > the perspective of context but it migh tmake a transition easier). For > the impatient: > >

Re: [NTG-context] Official file ending?

2020-02-04 Thread Floris van Manen
On 04-02-2020 20:39, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > I’d suggest to start a war to claim it… we already have it ;-) .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to others as

Re: [NTG-context] Official file ending?

2020-02-03 Thread Floris van Manen
On 04-02-2020 00:31, Exp wrote: > > Mkiv is a good choice for the moment. If there would be no Mkvi and so > on, it is good forever. .tex is used for both tex (as well as latex as well as other wrappers). how about for the new context era: .lmtx .F pEpkey.asc Description:

Re: [NTG-context] [HOWTO] spanning xtable cells

2020-02-02 Thread Floris van Manen
Can someone (please) help me out to fix the incorrect/unintended stacking of cells within the xtable? .Floris On 31-01-2020 00:13, Floris van Manen wrote: > Does anyone knows a hint to get the stacked boxes to the correct size? > When usinig non-zero values for the options > space

[NTG-context] [HOWTO] spanning xtable cells

2020-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
Does anyone knows a hint to get the stacked boxes to the correct size? When usinig non-zero values for the options spaceinbetween and/or columndistance the cells of the xtable will not properly size when spanning over rows and/or columns. e.g. \starttext \startxtable[spaceinbetween=2mm,

[NTG-context] [question] \clipping some data from a pdf

2020-01-28 Thread Floris van Manen
Does anyone know? Using the latest LMTX, i try to clip some portion of an external pdf page, then resize that portion on top a new page. i use the \clip command. \starttext \scale[width=100mm, hwight=100mm]{\clip[width=150mm, height=120mm, hoffset=30mm,

Re: [NTG-context] Fonts/Layouts in ConTeXt books

2020-01-25 Thread Floris van Manen
On 25-01-2020 21:50, Saša Janiška wrote: > There are plenty of free font but here also free: ibm plex https://www.ibm.com/plex/ .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt support for Atom

2020-01-14 Thread Floris van Manen
On 14-01-2020 19:32, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > It’s still work in progress, but I use it every day. what are the key shortcuts to compile the context file at hand? i try the atom editor on Linux platform. Can't find the way to feed the tex file into context luatex... .F pEpkey.asc

[NTG-context] [OT] fun kerning challenge

2019-12-31 Thread Floris van Manen
Just in case: https://type.method.ac pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ 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] last beta this year

2019-12-31 Thread Floris van Manen
On 31-12-2019 11:50, Hans Hagen wrote: > > So, upto next year, tomorrow will be day 737424 as of counting from day 1 ;-) .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] [LMTX] core dumped

2019-12-26 Thread Floris van Manen
On 26-12-2019 09:02, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > > Delete the cache and regenerate the format file: > > mtxrun --script cache --erase --make . . . system | lua | compiling

[NTG-context] [LMTX] core dumped

2019-12-25 Thread Floris van Manen
the latest version of lmtx does not run, e.g. core dumped... any hints as how to fix this locally? .F This is LuaMetaTeX, Version 2.03.5 open source > level 1, order 1, name 'cont-yes.mkiv' Segmentation fault (core dumped) mtx-context | fatal error: return code: 35584 Exit status: 1

Re: [NTG-context] Disappearing font feature

2019-12-22 Thread Floris van Manen
while trying to reproduce the example, i ran into some confusion myself... I downloaded the fonts and installed them, then ran the script: mtxrun --generate mtxrun --script font --reload context --make verifying the existence of the font within the context region: mtxrun --script fonts --list

Re: [NTG-context] problem with a new installation of LMTX

2019-12-08 Thread Floris van Manen
On 08/12/2019 17:35, Alan Braslau wrote: >> but otherwise as Floris suggests in his response, maybe we have to abandon >> MacOS in the near future… > No, simply we need to adapt our procedures (installation scripts) to be > compatible with MacOS policy. That is indeed part of the issue: these

Re: [NTG-context] problem with a new installation of LMTX

2019-12-08 Thread Floris van Manen
On 08-12-2019 09:12, Jeong Dal wrote: > Catalina(MacOS 10.15.1) prohibits an unauthorized program run. There are many ways to solve specific problems. One approach is to try avoid them in the first place ;-) So you could consider moving away from MacOS (and Windows). The problems you describe

Re: [NTG-context] [LMTX urgent] core keeps getting dumped after 2019.11.28 LMTX update

2019-11-29 Thread Floris van Manen
On 29-11-2019 13:20, Vladimir Lomov wrote: > On other host I have luametatex 2019.11.14 and it works fine on all > investigated examples. and also the standard (non meta) version works well. .F $ context --version mtx-context | ConTeXt Process Management 1.03 mtx-context |

[NTG-context] [LMTX urgent] core keeps getting dumped after 2019.11.28 LMTX update

2019-11-28 Thread Floris van Manen
Anyone? After updating LMTX to the latest version 2019.11.28, context stopped working, only to produce core dumps ... Any hints as how to resolve this? Thanks! .Floris resolvers | formats | executing runner 'run luametatex format': /home/vm/data/context/tex/texmf-linux-64/bin/luametatex

[NTG-context] [updating LMTX]

2019-11-20 Thread Floris van Manen
when updating lmtx using the install.sh script, it seems to be unable to find among others, the web2c . It looks everywhere, except the location where it was put by that script in the first place. /home/vm/data/context/tex/texmf/web2c the $PATH contains

Re: [NTG-context] no vertical line between columns

2019-11-15 Thread Floris van Manen
On 15-11-2019 14:04, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: > Use separator=rule, the columns environments uses since a few months > the mixedcolumns mechanism but the you can load the old code base > with \usemodule[old-multcolumns]. Is the new syntax the default for the new context only? e.g. the online

[NTG-context] no vertical line between columns

2019-11-15 Thread Floris van Manen
Using the latest nov 14 version of context i get now separating line between columns. \startcolumns[n=2,rule=on] \input knuth \stopcolumns Has the syntax changed? mtx-context | main context file: /home/vm/data/context/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/context.mkxl mtx-context |

Re: [NTG-context] beta

2019-10-29 Thread Floris van Manen
On 29-10-2019 14:21, Hans Hagen wrote: > You mean: produce pdf layers? Well, imo usage of is so messy and > inconsistent that it doesn't pay off, apart from overhead. But grouping > as way of combining properties is supported. > the cause might be outside context. e.g. it might be that the

Re: [NTG-context] beta

2019-10-28 Thread Floris van Manen
On 28-10-2019 19:20, Hans Hagen wrote: > > As a teaser ... it is also possible to embed svg code, as in: > > \startbuffer[svgtest] > >         cx="50" cy="50" r="40" >     stroke="green" stroke-width="10" stroke-opacity="0.3" >     fill="red" fill-opacity="0.3" >     /> >        

[NTG-context] howto create labels with multiple lines ?

2019-10-10 Thread Floris van Manen
List, In the metafun-p document, there is the example creating a clock with labels placed at the dots. pair destination ; for whereto = 0 step 30 until 330 : destination := dir(whereto) * 1.5cm ; freedotlabel(decimal whereto, destination, origin) ; drawarrow origin -- destination withpen

Re: [NTG-context] context --autopdf=auto/default

2019-08-29 Thread Floris van Manen
On 29-08-19 11:40, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Hans, could you use "xdg-open" for "—autopdf=auto" on Linux? > That’s more or less the same as "open" on MacOS. you could also create an alias for in your .bashrc alias open=xdg-open pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys

Re: [NTG-context] ttf font not seen ?

2019-08-28 Thread Floris van Manen
On 26-08-19 22:11, Floris van Manen wrote: > > On 26-08-19 21:27, Mohammad Hossein Bateni wrote: >> I have had the same problem.  Unlike Mark IV Context, LMTX does not seem >> to recognize fonts outside its tree.  Maybe there's some option to tweak >> with. >

Re: [NTG-context] ttf font not seen ?

2019-08-26 Thread Floris van Manen
On 26-08-19 21:27, Mohammad Hossein Bateni wrote: > I have had the same problem.  Unlike Mark IV Context, LMTX does not seem > to recognize fonts outside its tree.  Maybe there's some option to tweak > with. > > The workaround I found was to copy the TTF files under >

[NTG-context] ttf font not seen ?

2019-08-26 Thread Floris van Manen
using the latest context version luametatex on ubuntu 19.4 system > ConTeXt ver: 2019.08.24 22:50 MKIV beta fmt: 2019.8.25 int: english/english system > 'cont-new.mkiv' loaded with the dijkstra.ttf font apparently seen: $ mtxrun --script fonts --list --all --name dijkstra

Re: [NTG-context] metafun 2

2019-08-14 Thread Floris van Manen
where can i find the steps to install lmtx next to my current context luatex ? .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] [feature] update

2019-08-09 Thread Floris van Manen
On 09-08-19 16:18, Hans Hagen wrote: > it uses rsync so it already does partial downloads > but it is still very verbose... is there a less-verbose switch ? .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If

[NTG-context] [feature] update

2019-08-09 Thread Floris van Manen
I do a daily update of the context distribution using the command sh ./first-setup.sh --modules=all --engine=luatex This works well, but is rather verbose on the screen. Would it be possible to have a less verbose version? Or that the script could check some kind of a checksum before deciding to

[NTG-context] preventing page break

2019-07-10 Thread Floris van Manen
Hello List, What is the preferred way in context to prevent a page break happening between the heading(s) of a section and, for instance, the first 3 lines of the following paragraph? \section(one) \subsection(one two} %--- no page break here One two three for ... One two three for ... One two

Re: [NTG-context] Typesetting Markdown -- Part 3

2019-06-17 Thread Floris van Manen
On 17-06-19 19:31, Thangalin wrote: > > Definitely. Part 4 will be about themes. great ! .F pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry

Re: [NTG-context] Typesetting Markdown -- Part 3

2019-06-17 Thread Floris van Manen
On 17-06-19 07:54, Thangalin wrote: > Hi all! > > The third part of the series describes a way to perform continuous > integration when writing Markdown that is typeset using ConTeXt. > > https://dave.autonoma.ca/blog/2019/06/16/typesetting-markdown-part-3/ > > Suggestions for improvement are

Re: [NTG-context] Questions on columnsetspan (and grids and backgrounds)

2019-05-14 Thread Floris van Manen
is this related? \setuplayout[grid=yes] \showgrid \definecolumnset[three][n=3] \starttext \samplefile{knuth} \startcolumns[n=3] \dorecurse{4}{\samplefile{knuth}\par} \stopcolumns \page \samplefile{knuth} \startcolumnset[three] \dorecurse{4}{\samplefile{knuth}\par} \stopcolumnset \stoptext Using

[NTG-context] how to get reference label from stacked itemize

2019-04-06 Thread Floris van Manen
> Did you try \item[myref] and \in[myref]? > This will do the job indeed. \starttext \startitemize[n] \item One \item[refTwo] Two \startitemize[a] \item A \item[refB] B Test \stopitemize \stopitemize see (\in[refTwo].\in[refB]) for Test Is there some construction to combine an item

[NTG-context] how to get reference label from stacked itemize

2019-04-06 Thread Floris van Manen
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Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> More likely the problem it has is due to the omitted /CIDSet in the font > descriptor. > > The error is in the display engine, not the text extractor (since cut > work ok). > And that means the problem is almost certainly not the cmap. The only other > non-trivial > difference I saw in the

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> indeed on preview no x shows up but it does in other viewers > Not just the x. In the second example the s will disappear, be shows up if you add some extra digits, and then dropping the 2 The OSX preview is flaky but i’d assume the output of both context version would be similar (enough)

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
> With osx preview? How small can you make that test (try removing characters) > till it shows up ok. yes, OSX 10.11.6 preview Most likely an issue with OSX preview. The pdf show correct on Ubuntu .F the error will stay all the way down: \starttext conText \stoptext \starttext conTest

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-02 Thread Floris van Manen
There seems to be some subtle differences in the pdf output when comparing the old and new context This is the context input: \usemodule [vim] \setuppapersize [A4] \setuplayout [ backspace=10mm, topspace=25mm, width=190mm, header=0mm, footer=0mm, height=240mm, ] \setupheader

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Floris van Manen
H. > We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to > present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same > good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and ConTeXt > LMTX. No more Mk-whatever, no more dependencies for we

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
> On Wed, Jan 30, 2019 at 10:15 AM Floris van Manen wrote: > If TeX and Context are about typesetting beautiful readable typography, > the logos as presented do not reflect that thought per se. > At first glance is is a pile of incoherent letters and colours. > e.g. difficult to re

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
If TeX and Context are about typesetting beautiful readable typography, the logos as presented do not reflect that thought per se. At first glance is is a pile of incoherent letters and colours. e.g. difficult to read and memorise. .F signature.asc Description: Message signed with OpenPGP

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread Floris van Manen
> @Floris vM: Font, spacing, overall appealingness. > No Helvetica/Nimbus Sans, which has less meaning to me for ConTeXt than a > DIN-ish/technical one. > Colors are fun. Could you elaborate on how ‘fun’ in colors is defined? I see no coherency in the color palet. > If you don’t see it this

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