Re: [NTG-context] Running context-lmtx on Linux

2020-09-25 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 25.09.2020 um 13:17 schrieb Alain Delmotte : > > I did want to do the same on an old portable computer running lubuntu 16.04 > (it's a 32 bits machine with small disk and RAM). I followed all the steps to > install it. Did you follow the French instructions or those from

Re: [NTG-context] PDF/A conformance

2020-09-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 22.09.2020 um 16:35 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > Did you try veraPDF? > https://openpreservation.org/products/verapdf/ Here you can download it without registration: https://github.com/veraPDF/veraPDF-apps i.e. http://downloads.verapdf.org/rel/verapdf-installer.zip (Java

Re: [NTG-context] PDF/A conformance

2020-09-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 22.09.2020 um 16:06 schrieb Denis Maier : > > Hi, > I need to produce PDF/a. I've followed the advice on the Wiki, and the file > validates with: https://www.pdf-online.com/osa/validate.aspx > But Acrobat complains about some problem with the XMP definition. > Does anyone know more about

Re: [NTG-context] More table questions

2020-09-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 22.09.2020 um 10:03 schrieb Denis Maier : > > I usually don't need tables, therefore this maybe stupid question: What is > the currently recommended way to typeset tables? Still natural tables? Or > extreme tables? (My tables won't be 30 pages long.) tabulate as far as it fits your

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 20.09.2020 um 16:22 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : >>>>> In MkIV I get images and footnotes, but the width of the footnotes is >>>>> always that of the image. >>>>> >>>>> In LMTX I don’t get anything. >>>> Current s

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 20.09.2020 um 13:59 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : >>>> In MkIV I get images and footnotes, but the width of the footnotes is >>>> always that of the image. >>>> >>>> In LMTX I don’t get anything. >>> Current state (v. 2020.

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 20.09.2020 um 13:34 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/19/2020 6:36 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 16.09.2020 um 13:48 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : >>> >>> In MkIV I get images and footnotes, but the width of the footnotes is >>> always th

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-19 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 16.09.2020 um 13:48 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > In MkIV I get images and footnotes, but the width of the footnotes is always > that of the image. > > In LMTX I don’t get anything. Current state (v. 2020.09.18 20:32): Some progress: Footnotes are still as

Re: [NTG-context] Error setting up ConTeXt in MacTeX 2020

2020-09-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 18.09.2020 um 09:41 schrieb Felix Krause : > > Hi all, > > with MacTeX 2020 on a newly installed Mac, I have the problem that ConTeXt > doesn't work anymore: > > $ context file.tex > mtx-context | warning: no format found, forcing remake (commandline > driven) > […] snip lots of

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 16.09.2020 um 13:39 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/16/2020 12:08 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > >> \automigrateinserts > > that one does nothing in lmtx At least it doesn’t interfere. ;) But good to know it’s becoming obsolete. >> \showframe

[NTG-context] sidefloats and narrower

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi again, this is related to “quotation with footnote“. If you compile the example with (latest) LMTX, all is good. But MkIV (--luatex) lets the quotations (“Zitat”) run over the float. Without the \setupdelimitedtext line, distances between paragraphs become irregular in both versions (but

Re: [NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
ConTeXt mkiv > version 2020.06.25 10:55, but not with the current lmtx. > (I am sending you the output with this message). > > Best regards: Otared K. > > > >> On 14 Sep 2020, at 21:40, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> >> Hi, >> I got a problem with current

Re: [NTG-context] Quotation with footnote

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 04.09.2020 um 16:04 schrieb Taco Hoekwater : > \definenarrower[myquote] > \setupnarrower[myquote] > [left=2em, > right=1.5em, > before=\dontleavehmode\hskip-0.33em\startquote, > after=\stopquote] > > \startmyquote > Im übrigen ist der Mensch ein Lebewesen, das klopft, schlechte Musik

Re: [NTG-context] Documentation for the database module

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 15.09.2020 um 04:51 schrieb myli...@posteo.de: > > Hi, > > I want to typeset a Periodic Table of the Elements. The according data > is prepared in a file with comma separated values (csv/UNIX). I found > some *very* basic informations how to get file based csv-data typeset, > but the

Re: [NTG-context] Footnote font size equal to main text font size

2020-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 15.09.2020 um 04:38 schrieb Jairo A. del Rio : > > Hi, list. I've adapted the following example from the mailing list. My aim is > to use endnotes for each chapter: > > \mainlanguage[es] > \definehead[footnotetitle][title] > \startsetups[chapter:after] >

[NTG-context] footnotes in captions in floatcombinations

2020-09-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I got a problem with current LMTX as well as with other versions – while I’m sure it used to work at some point: As soon as there’s a footnote in the caption of a placefigure within a floatcombination, the figure won’t get placed. There’s no problem outside of floatcombinations or with

Re: [NTG-context] Force bottom float to be at the bottom

2020-09-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 07.09.2020 um 14:08 schrieb Mikael Sundqvist : > > I'm defining a bottomfigure with default=bottom, but it does not always seem > to work (example below). If the float does not fit on the page, it appears > instead in the top of the next page. Can I force it to be in the bottom of > the

Re: [NTG-context] latest lmtx

2020-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 05.09.2020 um 16:08 schrieb 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 >

Re: [NTG-context] styling individual parts of ToC entry

2020-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 05.09.2020 um 03:35 schrieb jbf : > > (1) the author's names lined up vertically throughout the ToC, and That would require to typeset the ToC as a table/tabulate; I remember that was hard to do, and I can’t remember in which product I used it, so I can’t look it up. Maybe an \inframed

Re: [NTG-context] Quotation with footnote

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.09.2020 um 16:20 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > \startsetups [userdata:myquote] > \startnarrow [left=2em,right=1.5em] > %\dontleavehmode\llap{\symbol[leftquotation]}\getinlineuserdata\symbol[rightquotation] > \symbol[leftquotation]\getinlineuserdata\symbol[rightquotation]

Re: [NTG-context] Quotation with footnote

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.09.2020 um 16:04 schrieb Taco Hoekwater : > > Something like this? > > \definenarrower[myquote] > \setupnarrower[myquote] > [left=2em, > right=1.5em, > before=\dontleavehmode\hskip-0.33em\startquote, > after=\stopquote] > > \startmyquote > Im übrigen ist der Mensch ein

Re: [NTG-context] Quotation with footnote

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.09.2020 um 13:25 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > My current book contains a lot of quotations with their sources marked as > footnotes, e.g. > > > \definedelimitedtext[Zitat][ > %setups=Zitat, % doesn’t work!? > left=», > right=«, > lef

[NTG-context] Quotation with footnote

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
My current book contains a lot of quotations with their sources marked as footnotes, e.g. \definedelimitedtext[Zitat][ %setups=Zitat, % doesn’t work!? left=», right=«, leftmargin=2em, rightmargin=1.5em, ] \startZitat A rose is a rose is a rose.\footnote{Marx brothers} \stopZitat

Re: [NTG-context] author in ToC and other design complications

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.09.2020 um 12:08 schrieb jbf : > > Thanks, and I am sure that this entry into the wiki will be also helpful for > others. For me it will be step by step, and using your information I can now > at least get an author's name into the toc! But that's about all. And that’s what the wiki

Re: [NTG-context] force index entries without page number

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 03.09.2020 um 13:32 schrieb mf : > > Use check=yes But I need check=no, because my author has several entries like Miller, Carolyne, born Princess of Sayn-Wittgenstein 123–125 Sayn-Wittgenstein, Carolyne of see Miller, Carolyne i.e. the reference target often has a different

Re: [NTG-context] author in ToC and other design complications

2020-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.09.2020 um 06:44 schrieb jbf : > > > Of course, I would prefer it to say 'Chapter One' not just 'One', so that is > a minor problem I still have to resolve. But in fact, the publisher wants > something quite different and I really do not know how to go about it. I did > look at

Re: [NTG-context] force index entries without page number

2020-09-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi Massi, thank you! > Am 03.09.2020 um 11:09 schrieb mf : > > This should be exactly what you asked for: > > \defineprocessor[passim][right=\quad{\it passim}] I didn’t think to use processors. > \seeindex{passim->Ramm, Hraban}{} No, this results in "Ramm, Hraban passim see passim" And

[NTG-context] force index entries without page number

2020-09-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I’d like to have an (person) index entry like Ramm, Hraban passim i.e. without actual page number. How can I force that? I also need to be able to refer to it like \seeindex{Hraban}{Ramm, Hraban) Hraban ___

Re: [NTG-context] defining font family for several options

2020-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.09.2020 um 05:22 schrieb jbf : > > Perhaps someone can assist me with the following query. I have a situation > where I need to use more than one sans serif fonts (especially within > complicated chapter heads). I currently have the following: > > \definefontfamily [mainface] [rm]

Re: [NTG-context] setuplayout vs Indesign!

2020-08-27 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 26.08.2020 um 12:13 schrieb jbf : > > Thank you. Let's see if the Quality Control person is convinced by what she > gets with the suggested measurements. > > I usually set things up 'as if' they would be on A4, in this case, > \setuppapersize[ACN][A4] (ACN being the name I give to the

Re: [NTG-context] setuplayout vs Indesign!

2020-08-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 26.08.2020 um 08:44 schrieb jbf : > > Severe Covid-19 restrictions locally have left me out on a limb unable to be > side-byside with people who can set me on track for a few things! Hence the > bombardment of questions, for which I apologise. But almost there! > > The InDesign QC

Re: [NTG-context] Overriding the number on a float

2020-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.08.2020 um 17:36 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm schrieb am 24.08.2020 um 15:29: >>> Am 23.08.2020 um 11:25 schrieb Duncan Hothersall : >>> >>> I think there was a question on this very recently but I don;t think it got >

Re: [NTG-context] Overriding the number on a float

2020-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.08.2020 um 11:25 schrieb Duncan Hothersall : > > I think there was a question on this very recently but I don;t think it got > an answer and I can't find it to reply to, so apologies for the extra noise. > I have a large text with floats numbered sequentially by chapter and then >

Re: [NTG-context] color question

2020-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.08.2020 um 01:15 schrieb jbf : > > I have a very basic question about color use that someone will be able to > answer easily. The background to the question is that (i) I am completely new > to this scene of commercially[offset] print-ready material as distinct from > what is

[NTG-context] vertical align in tabulate paragraphs

2020-08-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Here’s another problem that I can’t reproduce in a MWE: In a tabulation that is set up like the example, in some cases the right column cell doesn’t top-align with the left one (see screenshot). In most cases it works. There’s no \setuptabulate in my environment; don’t know what else could

[NTG-context] Index confusion with first entry

2020-08-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, my index of locations shows a strange problem: Hamburg 6, 12, 14, 24–25, 27, 31, 33, 35, 44, 46, 48, 57, 59, 64, 75, 79, 81, 93–94, 96, 102, 104–105, 108–110, 112, 116–118, 120, 121–125, 6, 126–135, 6, 137– 147, 149, 151–159, 161, 165, 168, 169–171, 174, 176, 178, 182, 207, 209, 211,

Re: [NTG-context] custom header/footer for 1st/other pages of section

2020-08-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> One thing I *CANNOT* figure out: I've been using \doifoddpageelse to put in > a blank/empty page at the end of a section (if needed) so that new sections > always start on an odd page. This is still working with the change to > chapters from sections, EXCEPT for the first chapter (after

Re: [NTG-context] floats side by side

2020-08-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 08.08.2020 um 18:32 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm schrieb am 08.08.2020 um 17:51: >> Hello again, >> I need to place several figures side by side (e.g. pictures of persons). >> I know I can use combinations, but I need the

[NTG-context] floats side by side

2020-08-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hello again, I need to place several figures side by side (e.g. pictures of persons). I know I can use combinations, but I need the figures with captions included in the usual numbering of figures and not one number & caption for the combination. How can I achieve this? Best, Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] check if inside footnote

2020-08-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.08.2020 um 13:20 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 8/4/2020 11:04 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> Hi, me again... >> Is there a check if a macro is called from inside of a footnote, like a >> system mode *footnote? >> (Same with captions?) >> In my cu

[NTG-context] check if inside footnote

2020-08-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, me again... Is there a check if a macro is called from inside of a footnote, like a system mode *footnote? (Same with captions?) In my current project, index entries should get italic page numbers if they occurr inside of a footnote (or a caption, but that is rare). I’m using different

Re: [NTG-context] limit of index entries?

2020-08-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 02.08.2020 um 10:18 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 8/1/2020 6:08 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 01.08.2020 um 14:10 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>> >>> On 8/1/2020 1:54 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>>> Hi, >>>> my aforemen

Re: [NTG-context] margin notes (was: lmtx update)

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 22:36 schrieb Otared Kavian : > > Hi Hraban, > > Thank you for taking the time to send your code for sidenotes. > Unfortunately when I add > > \starttext > test\footnote{A footnote in the margin.} > \stoptext > > to your code, I get an error and unfortunately with recent

Re: [NTG-context] consistent index entries

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 22:44 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : >>> \define[1]\Ort{\expanded{\index{...}}} >> Ah, I never know where to expand (tried \expanded\ctxlua). > > \expanded needs a argument, i.e. \expanded{...} I recognized it doesn’t work otherwise. But I thought TeX would always use the

Re: [NTG-context] consistent index entries

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 21:30 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : >> \def\Ort#1{\index{\ctxlua{user.Lookup("#1")}}} > > You have to expand the \index argument: > > \define[1]\Ort{\expanded{\index{...}}} Ah, I never know where to expand (tried \expanded\ctxlua). Now,

Re: [NTG-context] consistent index entries

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 21:01 schrieb Jairo A. del Rio : > > Hi, Henning. According to the garden, something like: > > \def\Ort#1{\index[#1]{\ctxlua{user.Lookup("#1")}}} > > as long as #1 is capable of being sorted in the normal way, should work. Thank you, but that doesn’t work if my lookup

Re: [NTG-context] consistent index entries

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 13:22 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > Hi, > > besides the CG journal I’m working on a scientific biography with huge person > and locality indexes (named Person and Locality for the examples). > > In many cases, the author wants additional infor

Re: [NTG-context] margin notes (was: lmtx update)

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 18:57 schrieb Otared Kavian : > > Hi Hraban, > > Thank you for reminding me of the solution cooked up by Wolfgang for you a > few years ago. That solution works fine when the notes are short enough, but > in some cases the notes in the margin bump into each other (indeed

Re: [NTG-context] lmtx update

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.08.2020 um 15:20 schrieb Otared Kavian : > > Regarding footnotes, would it be possible to have a built-in support for > writing the footnotes in the margin? (For instance, assuming that the layout > is such that for instance the right margin takes 1/3 of the page width, then > the

[NTG-context] limit of index entries?

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, my aforementioned person index has more than 600 entries. If I get over ~500, ConTeXt (MkIV, several versions) breaks with ! error (push_node): stack overflow mtx-context | fatal error: return code: 256 Is there a hard limit? Can I change it? Hraban

[NTG-context] consistent index entries

2020-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, besides the CG journal I’m working on a scientific biography with huge person and locality indexes (named Person and Locality for the examples). In many cases, the author wants additional information in the index, e.g. \Locality{Altona (Hamburg)} \Locallity{Breslau (pol. Wrocław)} or

Re: [NTG-context] Installing VSCode extension?

2020-07-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 30.07.2020 um 03:57 schrieb Alasdair McAndrew : > > Thanks again, I've fiddled with SciTE, but when I attempted to compile a > context file, I was told that "texexec" wasn't in my path, so somehow, > somewhere, I must have picked up an old version of the compile command. > Also, there

Re: [NTG-context] Installing VSCode extension?

2020-07-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 30.07.2020 um 07:52 schrieb Jeong Dal : > > Dear Alasdair McAndrew, > > I am using vscode in iMac, so my setting may not work for you. > > > > 1. First, find files for vscode in your TeX folder. > > In my case, > >

Re: [NTG-context] Installing VSCode extension?

2020-07-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 29.07.2020 um 14:19 schrieb Alasdair McAndrew : > > Thank you very much, but in fact that script file "vscode-context.cmd" really > just contains the same command for installing extensions as I quoted above - > and so produces the same errors. Maybe I'll go back to trying SciTe - I gave

Re: [NTG-context] \documentvariable (used in environment)

2020-07-25 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 25.07.2020 um 10:20 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Alan Braslau schrieb am 25.07.2020 um 00:21: >> On 22/07/20 22:36, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: >>> What exactly doesn't work and do you get the same problems when you set the >>> values in the following minimal example (everything has to

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 15.07.2020 um 14:28 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/15/2020 2:14 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 15.07.2020 um 10:31 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>> you can leave the commands for last ... in an french user interface the >>> english commands will wo

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 15.07.2020 um 10:31 schrieb Hans Hagen : > you can leave the commands for last ... in an french user interface the > english commands will work ok, but keys/values/elements have to be translated Are the other interfaces (Dutch, German, Czech...) actually still working? AFAIR I tried the

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter numbering that does not follow a regular pattern

2020-07-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 13.07.2020 um 02:23 schrieb jbf : > > Hi there, > > I have a situation where numbered chapters are occasionally interspersed with > unnumbered chapters, so, for example, it might be: > > 1 First chapter title with number > > second chapter title unnumbered > > 2 Second chapter title

[NTG-context] Broken PDF with latest MkIV

2020-07-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I just installed the latest ConTeXt MkIV (LuaTeX 2.06 20200706 + ConTeXt MkIV 2020.07.09 14:51) to check if the CG journal will look the same as with my "old” installation (LuaTeX 1.11 7215 + ConTeXt MkIV 2020.01.30 14:13). All looks well in Preview.app and PDF Studio 2019, but Adobe

Re: [NTG-context] No inverse Search when using \usepath

2020-07-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 11.07.2020 um 18:08 schrieb Hans Hagen : >> I can compile and I get a nice PDF, but the inverse search is not possible. >> (I use Sumatra and Notepad++) >> NPP only looks at the path after\input... /techdaten/Ang_techdaten.tex >> Do any of you know a workaround for this? >> Is

Re: [NTG-context] Vertical space between label and title

2020-07-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 07.07.2020 um 19:27 schrieb Fabrice Couvreur : > > Hello, > I want a vertical space between the label and the chapter title: is this the > right way to proceed ? Why not? It seems to work. What’s your problem? BTW I’d set \mainlanguage[fr] Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] Resetting image width

2020-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 06.07.2020 um 21:17 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm schrieb am 06.07.2020 um 21:03: >> Hi, >> for collecting a lot of images into a booklet I set >> >> \setupexternalfigures[width=\textwidth,maxheight=\textheight] >> &g

[NTG-context] Resetting image width

2020-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, for collecting a lot of images into a booklet I set \setupexternalfigures[width=\textwidth,maxheight=\textheight] but would like to have some single images defined by height and proportional width, like \externalfigure[dummy][width=auto,height=.5\textheight] but height and width only take

Re: [NTG-context] something between packed and "small"??

2020-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.07.2020 um 21:04 schrieb Mike Cooper > : > > Me again… > > I’ve got an itemize that needs to fit on one page. I’ve been using > inbetween={\blank[small]} for all the other analogous lists but this one is > longer and with that spacing, it goes about one inch onto the next page.

Re: [NTG-context] spacing before items

2020-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.06.2020 um 23:11 schrieb Mike Cooper > : >> Most of you know I’m writing at this German ConTeXt book since years... >> I use the incomplete version myself a lot, and I very much hope that at >> least every >> second German TeX user will buy it ;) > > Awesome! Keep at it! > Maybe when

Re: [NTG-context] spacing before items

2020-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.06.2020 um 19:41 schrieb Mike Cooper > : >> >> Indeed. It's all volunteer work that doesn't pay the bills. Sitting down >> and starting to write a big manual simply doesn't pay off so it has to >> happen in free time. And that being the case, it is more attactive to >> work on some new

Re: [NTG-context] Checking for singlesided/doublesided at run-time

2020-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.06.2020 um 15:48 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > On Wed, 24 Jun 2020, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> >> >> I wanted to refer to the mmodes manual, but it’s gone. >> Was it accidentally removed, or are modes now explained in some other >> manual? I

Re: [NTG-context] Checking for singlesided/doublesided at run-time

2020-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.06.2020 um 08:19 schrieb Lukas/ConTeXt : > > Hello, > > is there a way to detect whether the document is intended as single- or > double- sided, IOW, whether > \setuppagenumbering[alternative=singlesided] > or > \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided] > has been specified? >

Re: [NTG-context] CMYK workflow. How to set and should I worry about

2020-06-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.06.2020 um 22:28 schrieb Keith McKay : > > Colleagues > > I'm getting ready to send a book to the printers and in their blurb they > state "Ensure that you are using a CMYK workflow and export to PDF/X-1a:2001" > . I can set the pdf format using \setupbackend but I'm unsure as to

Re: [NTG-context] margin comment above heading

2020-06-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.06.2020 um 22:47 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Pablo Rodriguez schrieb am 16.06.2020 um 22:17: >> Dear list, >> I have the following sample: >> \startsetups[tinytiny] >> \setupwhitespace[-2em] >> \setupbodyfont[0.01pt] >> \setupinterlinespace[1sp] >> \stopsetups > >

Re: [NTG-context] spacing before items

2020-06-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.06.2020 um 21:50 schrieb Mike Cooper > : > > For one thing, I have no clue what "ttbf" means. Can't find it on the wiki > or in the manuals. Google says it's the Texas Teen Book Festival but I'm > guessing that ain't it. ??? Did you try it? (Hint: There’s \tt and \bf ...) HR

[NTG-context] Fwd: Janus M. Nowacki

2020-06-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Quoted from: lilypond-u...@gnu.org I just wanted to let you know that Janus Nowacki, one of the founders of the TeX Gyre font suite, has recently died: http://www.gust.org.pl/news/jmn-obit-en And his personal website (in Polish): https://jmn.pl/ The TeX Gyre font project was started in 2006 to

Re: [NTG-context] using modeset

2020-06-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 12.06.2020 um 11:26 schrieb Jan Willem Flamma : > > Thank you Wolfgang, BPJ and Robert for your answers and feedback. Much > appreciated. > > I will explorer the solutions that have been offered to extend my knowledge > on using ConTeXt but at the same time I value the advice of not

Re: [NTG-context] Bar within math (amended)

2020-06-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 11.06.2020 um 13:41 schrieb Axel Kielhorn : > >> Am 09.06.2020 um 20:41 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster >> : >> >> Use a textbackground to highlight parts of your text. >> >> \definetextbackground >> [Highlight] >> [frame=off, >> background=color, >> backgroundcolor=yellow] >> >> \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt source browser website update

2020-06-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 07.06.2020 um 16:25 schrieb Taco Hoekwater : > > > * On the plus side, because of the SciTE lexer, “contextversion’ and > “\contextversion” are separate entries in the search index. And you can > search for “\@@kldirection”. > This is quite great! I was often annoyed that I couldn’t

Re: [NTG-context] start/stop executed conditionally on mode ?

2020-06-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 10.06.2020 um 09:33 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > the begin/end are used for marking blobs of content (kind of buffers) that > can be mixed in, reused, moved, while start/stop is for structure > > so, begin/end is independent > > it is an already old mechanism that was made for educational

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

2020-06-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.06.2020 um 20:00 schrieb Floris van Manen : > >> \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. > >

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

2020-06-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 03.06.2020 um 16:19 schrieb 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 \setupbar[color=red,rulethickness=1.4] % measurement in pt See also rules-mkiv.pdf Hraban

[NTG-context] background of \typing fills column

2020-06-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I finally wanted to attack CG journal 2019 again and stumble upon this error: If an article contains several \starttyping ... \stoptyping examples with a textbackground, it sometimes fills the whole column (pagecolumns). It doesn’t occur if the "typing" is at top or bottom of the column or

Re: [NTG-context] Let chapter start on odd page and make the even page before show an image

2020-05-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 29.05.2020 um 22:18 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > On Fri, 29 May 2020, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > >> In a similar setup I wanted to start every chapter with image and short vita >> the author and came up with the following (of course not without h

Re: [NTG-context] Let chapter start on odd page and make the even page before show an image

2020-05-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
In a similar setup I wanted to start every chapter with image and short vita the author and came up with the following (of course not without help from our wizards): \definefont[ChapterFont][Sans*default at 30pt] \startsetups normalheader % default numbers of my bodyfont are oldstyle

Re: [NTG-context] [pretty printing python]

2020-05-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.05.2020 um 14:04 schrieb Floris van Manen : > > Does anyone know how to activate/use the pretty printing of python code? > > \starttyping[option=python] > > does not work. No, ConTeXt supports only TeX, XML, MetaPost and Lua. Try Aditya’s vim module:

Re: [NTG-context] Wiki - Proposal to update the Welcome page

2020-05-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 24.05.2020 um 04:06 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > I am okay with changing the main page as well. But since this is the main > page, let's wait for the other mods to chime in as well. Am I a mod? Just a frequent contributor, I guess... I like the new main page, it looks very friendly.

Re: [NTG-context] output file name query

2020-05-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.05.2020 um 14:43 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > >>> 1. Drop the weird (sorry Hraban) naming system and use myfilename for your >>> product. >> I force nobody to use that. > No and everybody has to find a system which fits best for him, prefixes can > be useful (e.g. to avoid

Re: [NTG-context] output file name query

2020-05-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 22.05.2020 um 15:09 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Alan Bowen schrieb am 22.05.2020 um 14:33: >> 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

Re: [NTG-context] two superscript versions with Garamond Libre

2020-05-19 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 19.05.2020 um 08:08 schrieb Jan U. Hasecke : > > Am 18.05.20 um 22:23 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm: >> >> >>> Am 18.05.2020 um 17:18 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez : >>> >>> Typeface is available at >>> https://github.com/dbenjam

Re: [NTG-context] two superscript versions with Garamond Libre

2020-05-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 18.05.2020 um 17:18 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez : > > Typeface is available at > https://github.com/dbenjaminmiller/garamond-libre/releases/latest. Thank you for the hint, I’m always looking for interesting fonts. This is a nicely designed classical Garamond with a big glyph repertoire

Re: [NTG-context] Custom list layout with PDF bookmarks

2020-05-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.05.2020 um 13:38 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : > > >> On 16 May 2020, at 12:02, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> >>> >>> Am 16.05.2020 um 08:30 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster >>> : >>> >>> Bruce Horrocks schrieb am 16.05.2020 u

Re: [NTG-context] Custom list layout with PDF bookmarks

2020-05-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 16.05.2020 um 08:30 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Bruce Horrocks schrieb am 16.05.2020 um 00:47: >> When I customise the table of contents layout I lose the automatic >> hyperlinks. Is there a simple configuration option that I have missed or do >> I need to create my own links

Re: [NTG-context] Custom list layout with PDF bookmarks

2020-05-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 16.05.2020 um 00:47 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : > > When I customise the table of contents layout I lose the automatic > hyperlinks. Is there a simple configuration option that I have missed or do I > need to create my own links somehow? > > Example: > > \setupinteraction[state=start] >

Re: [NTG-context] Retrieving original value of enviroment variable HOME

2020-05-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 11.05.2020 um 12:54 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > >> Am 11.05.2020 um 12:50 schrieb cont...@vivaldi.net: >> >> - is "--context=beta" OK here? > > Try --context=current Sorry, of course &qu

Re: [NTG-context] Retrieving original value of enviroment variable HOME

2020-05-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 11.05.2020 um 12:50 schrieb cont...@vivaldi.net: > > - is "--context=beta" OK here? Try --context=current HR ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist :

Re: [NTG-context] Definition of \registerpagerange

2020-05-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 05.05.2020 um 10:35 schrieb Hynek, Stefan : > > Hello fellow ConTeXies, > > since April 2019 it is possible to use \setupregister with > compress=text which is a fine addition and has its use cases. > Unfortunately, I am confronted with the demand to style the registers > with 'f.' for a

Re: [NTG-context] long caption in 2-page spread

2020-05-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 05.05.2020 um 03:31 schrieb jbf : > > The following excellent solution (see below) to a 2-page spread of an image > was given me by Hans (I had been completely unaware of the command > \startspread. It appears to be recent and undocumented, but it certainly > simplifies matters). > >

Re: [NTG-context] How do I add cyrillic to my typescript/document?

2020-05-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 04.05.2020 um 00:36 schrieb Gerben Wierda : > > > \starttypescript [sans] [optima] >\setups[font:fallback:sans] >\definefontsynonym [Sans] [file:Optima.ttc(Optima Regular)] > [features=default] >\definefontsynonym [SansBold] [file:Optima.ttc(Optima Bold)]

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

2020-05-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 03.05.2020 um 13:36 schrieb 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

Re: [NTG-context] followtext, lmt_followtext and an offset of the glyphs typeset along the path

2020-05-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.05.2020 um 10:26 schrieb Gerben Wierda : > > I have been looking at lmt_followtext and followtext to get typesetting done > along a path. That works fine, except that in my case, I need the text to not > be exactly on that path, I need it to hover slightly above tor below he path. >

Re: [NTG-context] How do I get an empty line in a \framed[align=flushleft]{} item?

2020-04-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 30.04.2020 um 22:47 schrieb Gerben Wierda : > > In normal TeX, when I type > > AapAap > > I get something like > > Aap > > Aap > > But inside a \framed[align=]{} the empty line disappears. How do I get it > back? Try \framedtext instead; multi line text needs a \vbox, and

Re: [NTG-context] Project setup query

2020-04-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi Alan! > Am 30.04.2020 um 15:07 schrieb Alan Bowen : > > Is there a way to identify the TEX root for each of the common files (in > Directory02) so that > the file will be processed when I process any one of the prd files in > Directory01? > > I have tried > % !TEX

Re: [NTG-context] image across 2 page spread

2020-04-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 30.04.2020 um 02:05 schrieb jbf : > > Hi list, > > With 99% of work complete on a book, including single page images, I now find > myself confronted with a final problem: how to run one image across facing > pages or in other words, one image (plus its caption) across a two-page >

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