[NTG-context] IBM Plex updates

2022-09-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, just for information: There were new releases of the IBM Plex fonts recently: https://github.com/IBM/plex/releases They’re now at version 2.3. Some faces were annoyingly renamed (Semi Bold and Medium to SmBld and Medm). Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] PDF viewer

2022-09-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 23.09.22 um 02:47 schrieb Max Chernoff: I compiled a kind of wishlist what we need or look for in a new or enhanced open source PDF viewer, as discussed e.g. at the 2021 meeting. https://wiki.contextgarden.net/PDF_viewer Feel free to enhance the wiki page or discuss here. I think that

[NTG-context] PDF viewer

2022-09-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi all, I compiled a kind of wishlist what we need or look for in a new or enhanced open source PDF viewer, as discussed e.g. at the 2021 meeting. https://wiki.contextgarden.net/PDF_viewer I’d like to further the subject to find a developer (or a team) and make this a reality. (Of course I’d

[NTG-context] OT: Hubert Lampo

2022-09-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, we (Dreiviertelhaus publishers) are considering to publish a German translation of some works of Flemish author Hubert Lampo. At the moment we need a copy of “De geheime Academie” (and maybe other works). If you have this at home and don’t need it anymore, we’d be glad to receive it (and

[NTG-context] ConTeXt news in the Fediverse

2022-09-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
At the meeting we talked about raising visibility for ConTeXt and the context group. I created a Mastodon account for context group and will use it to share news and interesting stuff related to ConTeXt: https://fosstodon.org/@context (i.e. @cont...@fosstodon.org) Never heard about Mastodon?

[NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting 2023

2022-09-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
The next meeting will take place on 2023-09-11 to 16, again in Sibřina near Prague. Save the date! In the hope of seeing you there, Hraban ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry

Re: [NTG-context] meeting not online

2022-09-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
We actually managed to stream most talks and still do using mobile phone connections. Hraban Am 14.09.22 um 10:11 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: At the moment, audio is working. Won't promise for how long. Who's interested, just stay logged in to BBB, and we'll see. Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] meeting not online

2022-09-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
At the moment, audio is working. Won't promise for how long. Who's interested, just stay logged in to BBB, and we'll see. Hraban ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

[NTG-context] meeting not online

2022-09-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi everyone who was interested in participating in the meeting remotely, I just recognized I forgot to include some addresses in the participants address, thus some information didn’t reach the adressees. The DSL connection here in Dreifelden is very weak and unreliable – even if streaming

Re: [NTG-context] How do I write a digital book that can become a physical book without a lot of modifications?

2022-09-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.09.22 um 14:43 schrieb amano.kenji via ntg-context: A digital book doesn't need to be double-sided. But, a physical book can be double-sided. Double-sidedness may require adjusting contents in many places. How can I write a digital book that doesn't have to be heavily modified in order

Re: [NTG-context] Cron /var/www/aanhet.net/context/bin/cron/context-mirror

2022-09-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.09.22 um 11:12 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: actually we only had lmtx.pragma-ade.nl but when i had to update the certificates for the sites i added the com address to the dns ... for some reason certbot had added extra entries with 301 in front of the regular configuration so i

Re: [NTG-context] Cron /var/www/aanhet.net/context/bin/cron/context-mirror

2022-09-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.09.22 um 03:01 schrieb Cron Daemon via ntg-context: receiving incremental file list Now, this looks like an update! But when I run install.sh, I get: """ $ . install.sh mtx-install | provide valid server and instance If you want to run ConTeXt everywhere, you need to adapt the

Re: [NTG-context] Cron /var/www/aanhet.net/context/bin/cron/context-mirror

2022-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Don’t panic, all is well with the list. Nothing to do, nothing to see here. Taco included the mailing list in the message recipients of the cron demon in order to get notified of ConTeXt updates. Seems like there is a connection problem with the pragma servers, but it doesn’t affect the list.

Re: [NTG-context] How can I design a book cover with front cover, back cover, and spine?

2022-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 06.09.22 um 10:20 schrieb amano.kenji via ntg-context: Let's assume that I'm writing an A4 book. How can I design front cover, spine, and back cover of the book with ConTeXt? I've read many PDF files, but none that I can remember actually had book spine on it. Some had back cover. Most had

Re: [NTG-context] searching in the source browser

2022-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 05.09.22 um 20:59 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context: Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 05.09.2022 um 20:28: Hi, this is probably for Taco: Is there a possibility in the source browser to search for macros (\something) or anything containing dots (logs.errors)? Because

Re: [NTG-context] searching in the source browser

2022-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 05.09.22 um 21:07 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez via ntg-context: On 9/5/22 20:28, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: Hi, this is probably for Taco: Is there a possibility in the source browser to search for macros (\something) or anything containing dots (logs.errors)? Because neither

[NTG-context] searching in the source browser

2022-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, this is probably for Taco: Is there a possibility in the source browser to search for macros (\something) or anything containing dots (logs.errors)? Because neither “simple” nor with Lua patterns I get any results. E.g. I wanted to look for all trackers and/or directives. Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] setupexternalfigures and resoĺution

2022-09-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 02.09.22 um 10:39 schrieb Keith McKay via ntg-context: Thanks for this code Hraban. I tried this last night and it worked really well. I did have one stumbling block when I noticed that those image files with a space in their names were not found, however renaming  without a space solved

Re: [NTG-context] update old MP code

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 18:45 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: On 1 Sep 2022, at 18:28, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: Am 01.09.22 um 15:40 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: Adding grouping makes sense: def Moire(expr size)(text densities)= begingroup endgroup As that at least makes it an expression

Re: [NTG-context] update old MP code

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 15:40 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: Adding grouping makes sense: def Moire(expr size)(text densities)= begingroup endgroup As that at least makes it an expression instead of a statement list. But also depthless() is never defined? Oops, I forgot to copy that part (confusing

Re: [NTG-context] setupexternalfigures and resoĺution

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 12:37 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: Hi Hraban, Am 01.09.22 um 10:56 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: \startluacode local function downsampler(oldname, newname, resolution) if not resolution or resolution == "" then resolution = 7

Re: [NTG-context] setupexternalfigures and resoĺution

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 13:43 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: Am 01.09.22 um 10:51 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: \loadluafile[grph-downsample] \doifmodeelse{print}{%  \def\Resolution{300} }{%  \def\Resolution{96} }% \setupexternalfigures[    %directory={./Logos,img

Re: [NTG-context] setupexternalfigures and resoĺution

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 10:51 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Am 01.09.22 um 10:44 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: Hi, what is resolution meant to do? What am I missing? The resolution parameter is still not used by default ConTeXt, sorry. But you can use

Re: [NTG-context] setupexternalfigures and resoĺution

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.09.22 um 10:44 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: Hi, what is resolution meant to do? Whatever I insert as resolution, I get no change. \setupexternalfigure[location={default,local},resolution=30] \starttext \externalfigure[hacker] \stoptext What am I missing? The

[NTG-context] update old MP code

2022-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, here’s a snippet of old Metapost code that I’d like to use in ConTeXt. I didn’t manage to update it to MetaFun – can you help me? Hraban - \setupbodyfont[plex,ss,8bp] \startreusableMPgraphic{moiree} % 1994 by Bogusław Jackowski (GUST) defaultfont := "\truefontname{Sans}"; pickup

Re: [NTG-context] Understanding font errors

2022-08-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 26.08.22 um 22:22 schrieb Denis Maier via ntg-context: On 8/26/2022 10:07 PM, Denis Maier via ntg-context wrote: Hi, I've just noticed I'm getting error messages related to fonts: %% fonts > checking > char G (U+00047) in font '' with id 0:

Re: [NTG-context] Parallel texts: verse with blanks between stanzas via tabulate

2022-08-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 26.08.22 um 22:00 schrieb Denis Maier via ntg-context: Hi, I need to typeset two poems side by side. Usually, I use the tabulate environment for typesetting parallel texts. However, for poems this does not quite work as tabulate does not seem to allow blanks between the stanzas. See MWE

Re: [NTG-context] Curling straight quotation marks

2022-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 24.08.22 um 02:13 schrieb Thangalin via ntg-context: Hey folks, I re-wrote the algorithm KeenWrite uses for curling straight quotes. The new algorithm is fairly robust with respect to North American and British English. Could use help finding edge cases:

Re: [NTG-context] How can I make a Gentoo Linux package for ConTeXt LMTX?

2022-08-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 18.08.22 um 02:51 schrieb Max Chernoff via ntg-context: I think all that Amano is asking for is for older versions of the zips/binaries to be kept available. Right now, the only files available for download that I'm aware of are the latest versions. There's an archive at

Re: [NTG-context] image with rounded corners

2022-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 12.08.22 um 13:10 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context: Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 12.08.2022 um 10:57: Hi, can ConTeXt make rounded image corners? \setupexternalfigures[location=default] \starttext \startMPclip{rounded corner} clip currentpicture

Re: [NTG-context] parameters of (setup)externalfigure, conversions etc.

2022-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 11.08.22 um 15:51 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi Hans, yesterday you told me about the image conversions in grph-con.lua, and I tried to find out how to use them. Up to know I only knew "mp" for SVG images. I found I can use "gray.pdf" or "cmyk

[NTG-context] image with rounded corners

2022-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, can ConTeXt make rounded image corners? Both of my approaches don’t work: \externalfigure[mill][ width=3cm, frame=on, corner=round,radius=1cm, backgroundcorner=round,backgroundradius=1cm, ] \defineoverlay[Mill][{% \externalfigure[mill][width=\overlaywidth] }]

[NTG-context] TIL: figure combinations

2022-08-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
You probably know about combinations to place images side by side: \startcombination[3*1] {\externalfigure[cow]}{cow} {\externalfigure[mill]}{mill} {\externalfigure[hacker]}{hacker} \stopcombination Now, the widths aren’t calculated automatically. You could define them on your own:

Re: [NTG-context] OT: Angebotsanfrage für Erstellung von Logo und Namensschildern

2022-08-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 11.08.22 um 18:53 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi everyone, I’d like to file a tender for this but wouldn’t like to compete against anyone from our community – if you’re interested to do this, can we discuss it (off-list)? That would be nice. Hraban Ok, I won’t, someone

Re: [NTG-context] OT: Angebotsanfrage für Erstellung von Logo und Namensschildern

2022-08-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi everyone, I’d like to file a tender for this but wouldn’t like to compete against anyone from our community – if you’re interested to do this, can we discuss it (off-list)? That would be nice. Hraban Am 11.08.22 um 17:09 schrieb Paul Menzel via ntg-context: [Excuse the German message. I am

[NTG-context] parameters of (setup)externalfigure, conversions etc.

2022-08-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Hans, yesterday you told me about the image conversions in grph-con.lua, and I tried to find out how to use them. Up to know I only knew "mp" for SVG images. I found I can use "gray.pdf" or "cmyk.pdf" to convert an image (JPG or PNG) to grayscale/CMYK, but the resolution isn’t used for

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

2022-08-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Reminder: That’s today! CU l8r! Am 05.08.22 um 21:43 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: You’re invited to join next Wednesday, August 10th, 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) at https://lecture.senfcall.de/hen-rbr-rku-oke ConTeXt users of all levels are welcome! There will be no meet-up

Re: [NTG-context] How to display these characters

2022-08-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 09.08.22 um 18:57 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context: Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 09.08.2022 um 16:51: I actually never really looked into the nodes module, but I guess that would work. There is a simple LaTeX / plain TeX package [1] for this but I don't know

Re: [NTG-context] How to display these characters

2022-08-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 08.08.22 um 08:01 schrieb Alan Braslau: On 05/08/22 05/08/22, 12:13, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: I recently had the same problem and was wondering if there isn’t a Metapost module for directory trees? There is a Metapost/Context module for drawing flow charts that should

[NTG-context] regular online meet-up

2022-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
You’re invited to join next Wednesday, August 10th, 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) at https://lecture.senfcall.de/hen-rbr-rku-oke ConTeXt users of all levels are welcome! There will be no meet-up in September (since it would be during the ConTeXt meeting); and then on October 12th. (Same blurb as

Re: [NTG-context] How to display these characters

2022-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 05.08.22 um 20:07 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context: juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context schrieb am 05.08.2022 um 19:04: \starttyping foo └── bar     ├── baz     │   └── index.html     └── index.html \stoptyping The source code is generated with the linux command "tree". I guess

Re: [NTG-context] understanding mtxrun --generate

2022-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 05.08.22 um 17:08 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi, this is not related to the current version of LMTX: When I run install.sh, the file database is regenerated. But in a different terminal window, "context" is not found, even if I run "mtxrun --generate" i

[NTG-context] understanding mtxrun --generate

2022-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, this is not related to the current version of LMTX: When I run install.sh, the file database is regenerated. But in a different terminal window, "context" is not found, even if I run "mtxrun --generate" in the install window again, it works only, if I run this in another terminal window

Re: [NTG-context] update

2022-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 05.08.22 um 11:52 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: Hi, I uploaded a new lmtx that fixes a few math issues reported. Thank you! I could also remove the workaround for \underbar etc., still checking other areas... Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting 2022 – please register!

2022-08-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 04.08.22 um 14:32 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 8/4/2022 10:22 AM, Max Chernoff via ntg-context wrote: * The flight would take 14 hours each way (biggest reason) * The flight would cost more than 2 months of rent Understandable – I won’t ever fly overseas for a conference. * It

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting 2022 – please register!

2022-08-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi JUH! Am 04.08.22 um 08:48 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: Am 03.08.22 um 10:50 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Taco convinced me not to cancel the meeting due to a lack of participants, but I’d like to know why you (esp. if you attended previous meetings) decided

Re: [NTG-context] bibliography problem

2022-08-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 29.07.22 um 20:19 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi, Denis’ article in the CG journal uses the publications module with a .bib database. With ConTeXt LMTX 2022.05.11 all was well, with the current version (2022.07.27) it can’t find the entries of the database

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting 2022 – please register!

2022-08-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 31.07.22 um 16:02 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi folks & friends, I’d like to remind you to register for the current ConTeXt meeting (September 12–18 in Germany), we must close registration in about two weeks, and my list is still rather short. h

Re: [NTG-context] font fallbacks

2022-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.08.22 um 20:43 schrieb denis.ma...@unibe.ch: Hi, I have used more than one fallback, but each fallback is for a different character range Thank you. I tried: \definefontfallback[seguiFB] [file:seguisym.ttf] % [0x0-0xF] [0x0007F-0xF] [check=yes,force=no]

Re: [NTG-context] font fallbacks

2022-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Nobody? I couldn’t find an example of more than one fallback, so I guess that’s not supported? Hraban Am 30.07.22 um 15:51 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi, I thought I could use more than one fallback font, but as soon as I list fallbacks, they stop working. In my example

[NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting 2022 – please register!

2022-07-31 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi folks & friends, I’d like to remind you to register for the current ConTeXt meeting (September 12–18 in Germany), we must close registration in about two weeks, and my list is still rather short. https://meeting.contextgarden.net/2022/ If you registered early and got only an error

Re: [NTG-context] align=nothyphenated in \defineparagraphs

2022-07-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 30.07.22 um 16:36 schrieb Marcin Ciura via ntg-context: Dear list, I would like to typeset two columns with different widths and no hyphenation. The columns in the output PDF overlap: https://live.contextgarden.net/cgi-bin/result.cgi?id=JnPVEM How to make the columns non-overlapping? My

[NTG-context] font fallbacks

2022-07-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I thought I could use more than one fallback font, but as soon as I list fallbacks, they stop working. In my example, I’d like to take all missing glyphs from Segoe UI Symbols, and what’s still missing (emojis) from EmojiOneColor, preferably without specifying the exact range.

[NTG-context] bibliography problem

2022-07-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, Denis’ article in the CG journal uses the publications module with a .bib database. With ConTeXt LMTX 2022.05.11 all was well, with the current version (2022.07.27) it can’t find the entries of the database: open source > level 2, order 20, name 'dm-ligatures/dm-ligatures.tex'

[NTG-context] barring changes

2022-07-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Please consider the attached example – some of the “barring” macros are defunct already for a while, some more within a TABLE: \underbar works, but not in TABLE \underbarsworks \underdot doesn’t work \underdotsdoesn’t work \underdashdoesn’t work \underdashes doesn’t work

Re: [NTG-context] Any way to configure \setuphead to run a setups on the stop command?

2022-07-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 26.07.22 um 12:41 schrieb Bruce Horrocks via ntg-context: If I use \definehead [Chapter] [chapter] and then \setuphead[Chapter][...] I can specify setups to run before and after \startChapter. Is there any way to specify setups that are run before & after \stopChapter?

Re: [NTG-context] french quotation marks

2022-07-26 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 26.07.22 um 11:48 schrieb Arthur Rosendahl: On Tue, Jul 12, 2022 at 09:51:35PM +0200, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: Hi, according to my knowledge (and also Wikipedia), French uses « … » as double (\quotation) and ‹ … › as single (\quote) quotation marks. The current setting

Re: [NTG-context] If a Font Has Ligature Glyphs But No Feature?

2022-07-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 20.07.22 um 21:40 schrieb Bruce Horrocks via ntg-context: \definefontfeature [venetian-301-demi-ligatures] [v1=yes,v3=yes] \definefontfeature [venetian-301-BT-ligatures] [v2=yes,v3=yes] Note that the names v1, v2 and v3 are entirely arbitrary. Also, the \starttypescript section sets the

Re: [NTG-context] number of chapters

2022-07-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 20.07.22 um 09:47 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: Ok, I can access the wiki via Tor and found \somenamedheadnumber{chapter}{current} \somenamedheadnumber{chapter}{last} These are expandable \someheadnumber[chapter][current] \someheadnumber[chapter][last] These are not

Re: [NTG-context] number of chapters

2022-07-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 20.07.22 um 09:06 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Hi, how do I access the current chapter number and the number of chapters (including appendixes; after the first run)? I’d like to setup a chapter color like \definecolor[ChapterColor][   s=1,v=1,   h=360

[NTG-context] number of chapters

2022-07-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, how do I access the current chapter number and the number of chapters (including appendixes; after the first run)? I’d like to setup a chapter color like \definecolor[ChapterColor][ s=1,v=1, h=360*\namedstructurevariable{chapter}{number}/\numberofchapters, ] and use it for a thumb

Re: [NTG-context] How to switch off the numbering of a float in a CLDocument?

2022-07-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 18.07.22 um 20:31 schrieb Willi Egger via ntg-context: Hi all, I wanted to place a figure in a cld. The example in the cld manual does not reveal how to influence bahavior except for the caption. context.placefigure( “caption”, function() context.externalfigure({i}, { width =

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun : save memory content ?

2022-07-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 18.07.22 um 15:20 schrieb Fabrice L via ntg-context: Dear list, I’m doing animations in MetaFun, by simply using \startMPpage (…) \stopMPpage for each frame of the animation. Here is an example: https://youtu.be/yhxUbVQx9Uo (please note you can watch it in HD by adjusting the setting in

[NTG-context] no greyscales in MetaFun any more?

2022-07-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Hans et al., all my greys are black: % MWE: \startMPpage fill unitsquare scaled 10mm withcolor .5; \stopMPpage % real life example: \startMPpage % grayscale squares for s=5 step 5 until 95: numeric c; c := s/100; fill unitsquare scaled 5mm shifted (0,(s-5)*mm) withcolor c;

[NTG-context] simpleslides module for LMTX

2022-07-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi y’all, I took over maintenance for the simpleslides module and fixed most problems with LMTX. You can download it here: https://codeberg.org/fiee/context-simpleslides/archive/v2022.07.13.zip I’ll also publish it on modules.contextgarden.net and CTAN ASAP. BTW I left Github for political

Re: [NTG-context] MP scratch counter

2022-07-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 13.07.22 um 22:33 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: in mlib-int.lmt change this: registerdirect("PageNumber",   function() return getcount("userpageno")    end) (beware it's there twice - i'll fix that) btw, normally you would use RealPageNumber for such a

[NTG-context] MP scratch counter

2022-07-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi y’all, this is a scratch counter from the simpleslides module. It doesn’t work any more (always shows max-1), and I guess it used to. What’s wrong? Hraban """ \startuseMPgraphic{MP:ornament} StartPage ; save a,b ; numeric a,b ; a = 7mm ; b = PaperWidth/2 - NOfPages * 2.5pt ; save p,q;

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

2022-07-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Reminder: It’s today! See you! Am 11.07.22 um 21:55 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: You’re invited to join this Wednesday, July 13th, 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) at https://lecture.senfcall.de/hen-rbr-rku-oke ConTeXt users of all levels are welcome! Hans will probably give a Q session

[NTG-context] french quotation marks

2022-07-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, according to my knowledge (and also Wikipedia), French uses « … » as double (\quotation) and ‹ … › as single (\quote) quotation marks. The current setting in ConTeXt however is « … » for both, just with less spacing for \quote. If no francophone user objects I’d suggest to fix this.

[NTG-context] fullhz, kerning and glue

2022-07-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I just added an explanation of "fullhz" to the options in https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Command/setupalign. but I’m actually unsure if it’s right. In the sources I found: https://source.contextgarden.net/tex/context/base/mkxl/hand-ini.mkxl %D At some point we can introduce extreme

[NTG-context] regular online meet-up

2022-07-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
You’re invited to join this Wednesday, July 13th, 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) at https://lecture.senfcall.de/hen-rbr-rku-oke ConTeXt users of all levels are welcome! Hans will probably give a Q session again – please announce subjects you’d like to discuss ASAP, so that he can prepare. (I guess we’ll

Re: [NTG-context] numbering sections/subsections

2022-07-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.07.22 um 22:25 schrieb Alan Bowen via ntg-context: Thank you, Hraban, for the solution and the link! You’re welcome! \definestructureconversionset[mySet][A,n,A,n][n] % starts at part! \setuphead[section,subsection][sectionconversionset=mySet]

Re: [NTG-context] Workshop at FrOSCon

2022-07-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.07.22 um 16:43 schrieb Axel Kielhorn via ntg-context: Thank you – I can’t remember you ever announced that? I did in 2018 and in return you send me an early version of your book. Ok, it’s been a while. I quickly looked through it and, of course, found a few things that I didn’t

Re: [NTG-context] Workshop at FrOSCon

2022-07-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.07.22 um 08:36 schrieb Axel Kielhorn via ntg-context: Am 09.07.2022 um 19:27 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context : Tell them there will be a German book next year (I hope...); I’ll send you a link off-list. I’m looking forward to your book. In the meantime there is a short

Re: [NTG-context] numbering sections/subsections

2022-07-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 10.07.22 um 00:35 schrieb Alan Bowen via ntg-context: I’m trying to get my sections numbered with capital letters and my subsections with Arabic numbers. So far, no joy. What am I missing? Alan Mwe: with ConText ver: 2022.01.21 20:13 LMTX  fmt: 2022.2.1. (The problem persists when I run

Re: [NTG-context] Workshop at FrOSCon

2022-07-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 09.07.22 um 21:16 schrieb Floris van Manen via ntg-context: On 09/07/2022 20:13, Hans Hagen via ntg-context wrote: we need two more for a top-ten = context is not for professionals - context is dutch Only dodos do ConTeXt. HR

Re: [NTG-context] Workshop at FrOSCon

2022-07-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 09.07.22 um 19:27 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: Am 09.07.22 um 17:48 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: My workshop was accepted. What shall I cover? It's a workshop for beginners? - Installation - Hello word What would you cover? Project structure? Style creation

Re: [NTG-context] Workshop at FrOSCon

2022-07-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 09.07.22 um 17:48 schrieb juh+ntg-context--- via ntg-context: My workshop was accepted. What shall I cover? It's a workshop for beginners? - Installation - Hello word What would you cover? Project structure? Style creation? In my experience, most participants will know LaTeX, i.e. you must

Re: [NTG-context] Set up external figure for particular image type

2022-07-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 08.07.22 um 17:46 schrieb Thangalin via ntg-context: I'd like to change the `maxheight` option for only PNG images, such as: Define your own figure class with \definexternalfigure: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Command/defineexternalfigure It won’t automatically chose the file format (or

[NTG-context] error with sbl bibliography on latest LMTX

2022-07-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Joel (et al.), I tried the SBL bibliography setup with the latest LMTX; the example and bib database are from Dennis’ article on ligatures in the upcoming CG journal: """ \usebtxdataset[default][references.bib] \setupbtx[dataset=default] \usebtxdefinitions[sbl]

Re: [NTG-context] dorecurse within combination

2022-07-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 07.07.22 um 20:52 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context: How can I do this? Sorry for the noise, I solved it with Lua. The cld manual even contains a combinations example. Hraban ___ If your question

[NTG-context] dorecurse within combination

2022-07-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I’d like to place pages from a multipage PDF in a combination: \startcombination[3*1] \dorecurse{3}{% {\externalfigure[multipage][width=\textwidth/3,page=\recurselevel]}{} } \stopcombination That doesn’t work, because ConTeXt expects a { after \startcombination. (“A left brace was

[NTG-context] ConTeXt meeting: register now!

2022-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi everyone, the early bird period for meeting registration went by mostly unnoticed, and I simply forgot to remind everyone to register. So we’ll extend “early bird” to end of this week, i.e. 10th of July. https://meeting.contextgarden.net/2022/ If you tried to register while the form

Re: [NTG-context] MetaPost label font size

2022-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 06.07.22 um 15:24 schrieb Fabrice L: Here are slightly different syntax that could be useful perhaps ? In the second one, the scaled parameter can be replaced easily with a variable, so you can decide and change the size of the label during the course of a picture. Thank you (all), I

Re: [NTG-context] MetaPost label font size

2022-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 06.07.22 um 12:45 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 7/6/2022 12:19 PM, fv leung via ntg-context wrote: My stupid way to get labels of different sizes: \starttext \startMPcode    label("normal label", (0, 0));    label("\setsmallbodyfont small label", (0, 18));   

Re: [NTG-context] MetaPost cutdraw

2022-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 06.07.22 um 09:15 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 7/6/2022 7:10 AM, Aditya Mahajan via ntg-context wrote: On Wed, 6 Jul 2022, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: Hi, I’m trying to understand MetaPost better. I’d like to draw a fat line that’s cut at its end points. You

Re: [NTG-context] MetaPost label font size

2022-07-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 06.07.22 um 07:17 schrieb Aditya Mahajan via ntg-context: On Wed, 6 Jul 2022, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: How can I change the font size of labels within one picture? (Untested): See https://www.contextgarden.net/Command/setupMPinstance \setupMPinstance[metafun][textstyle

[NTG-context] MetaPost label font size

2022-07-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
How can I change the font size of labels within one picture? Hraban \startMPpage defaultfont := "\truefontname{Sans}"; defaultfontsize := \the\bodyfontsize; label.top(defaultfontsize, (0,0)); defaultfontsize := 4bp; label.top(defaultfontsize, (50,0)); % shows that the variable changed, % but

[NTG-context] MetaPost cutdraw

2022-07-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I’m trying to understand MetaPost better. I’d like to draw a fat line that’s cut at its end points. I learned, “cutdraw” should do the trick, but I get a parallelogram instead of a rectangle. What’s wrong? Hraban \startMPpage draw (0,20)--(20,20) withpen pensquare scaled 10; cutdraw

Re: [NTG-context] "pragma-ade.com" is now a domain parking page

2022-07-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 02.07.22 um 07:50 schrieb Max Chernoff via ntg-context: Well, we must change a lot of dead links on the wiki now. Taco, can you automate it? Otherwise I’ll start... I do not know of a clean way to automate that. It may be possible, but then it is outside of my knowledge set. So yeah, by

Re: [NTG-context] "pragma-ade.com" is now a domain parking page

2022-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.07.22 um 10:24 schrieb Taco Hoekwater: On 1 Jul 2022, at 09:46, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: Am 01.07.22 um 09:33 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 7/1/2022 9:02 AM, Taco Hoekwater via ntg-context wrote: Well, Hans had been complaining about networksolutions

Re: [NTG-context] "pragma-ade.com" is now a domain parking page

2022-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 01.07.22 um 09:33 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 7/1/2022 9:02 AM, Taco Hoekwater via ntg-context wrote: Well, Hans had been complaining about networksolutions not allowing him to move the domain away from them, so I guess this was to be expected. indeed, and transfer is pending

Re: [NTG-context] Auto width and height on table cells

2022-06-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 30.06.22 um 09:36 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context: On 6/30/2022 9:22 AM, Angel M Alganza via ntg-context wrote: They’re also tedious, because you can’t setup rows/columns in advance (like \setupTABLE) – or did that change? I'm afraid you're right. You're joking right? SInce when can one

Re: [NTG-context] Auto width and height on table cells

2022-06-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 30.06.22 um 08:40 schrieb Angel M Alganza via ntg-context: Hello, Hans, On Thu, Jun 30, 2022 at 08:16:53AM +0200, Hans Hagen via ntg-context wrote: \startxtable[option=stretch]   \startxrow   \startxcell[width=3cm,option=fixed] one \stopxcell Thank you very much, that does part of

Re: [NTG-context] the system not working on Linux 32 with Context-lmtx

2022-06-27 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 27.06.22 um 19:10 schrieb Alain Delmotte via ntg-context: Hi, I installed a new disk and reinstalled the programs I was using before, including Context-lmtx It is on lubuntu 18.04 on an old 32bit machine. When I run from the console: context sanstitre-2.tex mtxrun  | unknown

[NTG-context] Radiobuttons again...

2022-06-25 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Hans, I know you hate form widgets, but I found a clue what might be wrong with radiobuttons. While we can’t fix the behaviour of viewers, ConTeXt’s radiobuttons misbehave if they don’t have a custom symbol (that OTOH is not shown in many viewers). If I don’t use a custom symbol in

Re: [NTG-context] Count (and limit) glyphs per line?

2022-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 24.06.22 um 05:15 schrieb Benjamin Buchmuller via ntg-context: • Type density: Must be no more than 15 characters per linear inch (including characters and spaces). This talks about "type density", not characters per line. This depends mostly on the font (and letterspacing). I.e. you

Re: [NTG-context] Detailed citation of reference

2022-06-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 24.06.22 um 02:09 schrieb Johann Birnick via ntg-context: Hi there, using \cite[myreference] I will get a result like "[1]", or I could also change the "1" into some more detailed information such as a tag. However, I want to obtain something like "[1, section 2.1]". How can I achieve

Re: [NTG-context] \setuplist only for bodypart

2022-06-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Am 16.06.22 um 21:19 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez via ntg-context: \startsectionblockenvironment[bodypart] ... \stopsectionblockenvironment This should work according to documentation. Hraban ___ If your

Re: [NTG-context] local footnotes and captions

2022-06-16 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
If I combine the examples from the different threads (see attachment) – local and postponed footnotes – the local footnotes get repeated in global scope after the postponing. Hraban footnote-local.tex Description: TeX document

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