[NTG-context] PDF days 2021 online

2021-09-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
You might be interested in these online talks on PDF subjects: https://www.pdfa.org/pdf-days-online-2021/ Hraban ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist :

Re: [NTG-context] Headline with numbers in margin doubleside layout

2021-09-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 14.09.2021 um 11:25 schrieb juh via ntg-context : > > > The text area stops at "dolor". So the long headline on page 2 should run into > the outermargin. > > Is it possible to put headline in an area combined from margin+textarea? I’d use \framed[width=..., frame=off,

Re: [NTG-context] update

2021-09-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 13.09.2021 um 11:12 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/13/2021 10:37 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 13.09.2021 um 10:07 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context >>> : >>> >>> Hi, >>> >>> I uploaded a new lmtx (had forgotten

Re: [NTG-context] update

2021-09-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 13.09.2021 um 10:07 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > Hi, > > I uploaded a new lmtx (had forgotten to to it friday) . There are not that > many visible changes but on is that i'm playing with some 'improvements' to > inserts. Hopefully there are no side effects but the idea is

Re: [NTG-context] LuaMetaTEX as LaTeX to XHTML/ePub transpiler?

2021-09-10 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 10.09.2021 um 13:13 schrieb Hugh Fisher via ntg-context > : > > So (finally) my question: is LuaMetaTEX what I'm looking for? No. LuaMetaTeX is ConTeXt-only. You would need a LaTeX -> ConTeXt conversion, and there is none. Did you try pandoc? Hraban

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

2021-09-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.09.2021 um 23:27 schrieb Floris van Manen : > > Hello Hraban, > > > On 07/09/2021 21:03, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Since I got zint running (thanks, Hans!), there’s now a wiki page: >> https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Barcodes >

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

2021-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Since I got zint running (thanks, Hans!), there’s now a wiki page: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Barcodes Have fun! Hraban ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] no looseness in LMTX?

2021-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.09.2021 um 13:15 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 07.09.2021 um 11:49: >> In my magazine and book projects, I sometimes fix pagebreaking by stretching >> paragraphs with \looseness=1 >> >> Unfortuna

Re: [NTG-context] no looseness in LMTX?

2021-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.09.2021 um 14:07 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/7/2021 11:49 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> In my magazine and book projects, I sometimes fix pagebreaking by stretching >> paragraphs with \looseness=1 >> Unfortunately this works _in my p

[NTG-context] no looseness in LMTX?

2021-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
In my magazine and book projects, I sometimes fix pagebreaking by stretching paragraphs with \looseness=1 Unfortunately this works _in my project_ only with MkIV, i.e. \looseness has no effect with LMTX. I tried different examples (e.g. the attached file) and can’t reproduce the problem,

[NTG-context] transparency stopped working in LMTX

2021-09-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
(Latest LMTX, yesterday’s luametatex binary) The MWE shows no transparency with LMTX, it works with MkIV: ''' \setupexternalfigures[location=default] \definetransparency[light][a=1,t=.05] \definelayer[bg][x=0mm,y=0mm] \setupbackgrounds[text][background={bg},state=start] \starttext

[NTG-context] cld, postponing and images

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
I think I tangled myself... - I’ve a macro defined in Lua that uses fullpagemakeup and \setlayer to place an image on an empty page. - This macro is called from within a postponing environment. - I check figures.current().status.fullname if the image is found ... - and then read xsize and ysize

Re: [NTG-context] cld questions

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 06.09.2021 um 20:00 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > function() Image(Width, Height, filename) end Oh, of course. Me stupid. I was looking at the code for too long... Hraban ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] cld questions

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
}, Image(Width, Height, filename) ) end Am 05.09.2021 um 16:27 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context : >> TeX: >> \def\Something{1cm} >> Lua: >> context.Something() > > yes (assuming you're in scope) Then I’m

[NTG-context] ConTeXt syntax highlighting for Atom

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, in case you use "language-context" from https://github.com/massifrg/language-context.git : I just updated the command list to LMTX and fixed backslash quoting, please update. (Don’t use the "official" language-context module, it’s very outdated, but the author didn’t react to Massi’s and

Re: [NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 06.09.2021 um 04:13 schrieb Aditya Mahajan via ntg-context > : > > On Sun, 5 Sep 2021, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: > >> >>> Am 05.09.2021 um 10:10 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>>> BTW, here’s my script: >>>> Here are some res

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

2021-09-06 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 06.09.2021 um 01:13 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/5/2021 7:53 PM, Michal Vlasák wrote: >> On Sun Sep 5, 2021 at 7:37 PM CEST, Hans Hagen wrote: >>> On 9/5/2021 5:51 PM, Michal Vlasák via ntg-context wrote: Hello Hraban, >>> "execute" should be a function

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

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 05.09.2021 um 19:53 schrieb Michal Vlasák via ntg-context > : > > On Sun Sep 5, 2021 at 7:37 PM CEST, Hans Hagen wrote: >> does >> >> context libs-imp-zint.mkxl >> >> produce something? > > Empty page (empty content stream) and Crop/Media/TrimBox is > [ 0 0 7.790488 103.5872 ]. > >

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

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Michal, thank you! > Am 05.09.2021 um 17:51 schrieb Michal Vlasák : > > On Sun Sep 5, 2021 at 4:15 PM CEST, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi again, >> >> the LMTX zint module uses libzint, while MkIV calls the zint binary. >> T

Re: [NTG-context] cld questions

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 05.09.2021 um 13:01 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/5/2021 12:01 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> * How translates \ifodd\realpageno ? >> This doesn’t work: >> if ((tex.getcount("realpageno") mod 2) == 1) then >> a = 1 >>

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

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi again, the LMTX zint module uses libzint, while MkIV calls the zint binary. The latter works for me, the first not. On MacOS, the library is "/opt/local/lib/libzint.dylib"*. I changed that in the source and the file appears to be found. Could you add that, Hans? *) Previously, zint for

[NTG-context] cld questions

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi again, I’m converting a few macros into Lua (LMTX), but couldn’t find some answers in the docs: * How translates \ifodd\realpageno ? This doesn’t work: if ((tex.getcount("realpageno") mod 2) == 1) then a = 1 end I found tex.ifodd but don’t know how to use it either. * How to access my

Re: [NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 05.09.2021 um 10:10 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/5/2021 9:40 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >>> Am 04.09.2021 um 19:06 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>> >>> On 9/4/2021 2:18 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >>> >>

Re: [NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 04.09.2021 um 19:06 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/4/2021 2:18 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: > >> I guess it’s on me to write a wiki page about GM. > > you can then also add some comparison with im (i.e. what does it offer more > than gm

Re: [NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 03.09.2021 um 18:24 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/3/2021 12:28 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi, is it possible to apply geometric transformations to images using >> MetaPost? >> This is again way over my head, but I’m

Re: [NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 04.09.2021 um 00:16 schrieb Bruce Horrocks via ntg-context > : > > > >> On 3 Sep 2021, at 11:28, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context >> wrote: >> >> Hi, is it possible to apply geometric transformations to images using >> MetaPost? >>

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-09-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 13.05.2021 um 20:02 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > Thank you, that is what I was asking for! > > Unfortunately, the deviation of edge points is too big – try my attached test > file. Hi Aditya et al., coming back to this: I found "fill" was not working

[NTG-context] Use MetaPost to distort images?

2021-09-03 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, is it possible to apply geometric transformations to images using MetaPost? This is again way over my head, but I’m still trying different methods to let a ConTeXt document look more “hand-made”. In my example*, I added frame and shadow to a photo and _distorted_ it slightly to have it

Re: [NTG-context] "*.jpg is bugged", previously working

2021-09-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 02.09.2021 um 09:27 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 9/2/2021 12:10 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: > >> It’s a problem with grph-downsample.lua (or maybe GM), I must research >> further... > gm .. gs .. etc .. always keep the version that works when

Re: [NTG-context] "*.jpg is bugged", previously working

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 01.09.2021 um 23:50 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/1/2021 7:22 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi again, >> was something changed WRT JPEG images? >> Since a few versions some images that used to work are denied with the er

[NTG-context] "*.jpg is bugged", previously working

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi again, was something changed WRT JPEG images? Since a few versions some images that used to work are denied with the error message "... is bugged". Maybe there *is* something wrong with them, but I don’t see a problem. "file" gives: JPEG image data, Exif standard: [TIFF image data,

Re: [NTG-context] line numbering restarts every page

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 01.09.2021 um 18:52 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/1/2021 6:01 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi again, >> if a "typing" environment with line numbering goes over a page break, the >> line numbers start at 1 aga

[NTG-context] line numbering restarts every page

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi again, if a "typing" environment with line numbering goes over a page break, the line numbers start at 1 again on the new page. It doesn’t happen with \start/stoplinenumbering. MWE: \setuptyping[ numbering=file, ] \setuppaper[A5] \setupbodyfont[18pt] \starttext \startbuffer Li Europan

Re: [NTG-context] MetaPost Examples

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 01.09.2021 um 14:45 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/1/2021 2:19 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi, I’m trying to “translate” the documentation of “fiziko”* from LaTeX to >> ConTeXt and would like to avoid the doubling of M

Re: [NTG-context] Vector Brushes for MetaFun?

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 01.09.2021 um 14:06 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 9/1/2021 12:48 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> Hi, since Jacob started the pony mode, here’s one I’d like to ride: >> MetaPost pens are constant, i.e. they never change o

[NTG-context] MetaPost Examples

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I’m trying to “translate” the documentation of “fiziko”* from LaTeX to ConTeXt and would like to avoid the doubling of MP code like: \startMP path p; p := (0,0){dir(30)}..(5cm, 0)..{dir(30)}(10cm, 0); draw brush (p)(2minStrokeWidth*sin(offsetPathLength*pi)); \stopMP \startMPcode

[NTG-context] Vector Brushes for MetaFun?

2021-09-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, since Jacob started the pony mode, here’s one I’d like to ride: MetaPost pens are constant, i.e. they never change over the length of a path. Commercial vector graphics apps have “vector brushes”, e.g. Adobe Fresco: https://helpx.adobe.com/fresco/using/vector-brushes.html The page nicely

Re: [NTG-context] numbered exercises

2021-08-25 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 25.08.2021 um 00:19 schrieb Aditya Mahajan via ntg-context > : > > On Tue, 24 Aug 2021, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: > >>> Am 24.08.2021 um 21:17 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context >>> : >>> >>> Henning Hraban

Re: [NTG-context] numbered exercises

2021-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Here’s what I have now (result attached): \define[1]\ÜbungNrCmd{\inmargin{\offset[y=3em]{\rotate[rotation=90]{\SectionFont #1 \defineenumeration[Übung][ text=Übung, title=yes, titleleft=, titleright=, titledistance=-1em, titlestyle=\SectionFont, %numberstyle=\SectionFont,

Re: [NTG-context] numbered exercises

2021-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 24.08.2021 um 21:34 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 24.08.2021 um 21:26: >>> Am 24.08.2021 um 21:17 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context >>> : >>> >>> Henning Hraban Ram

Re: [NTG-context] numbered exercises

2021-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 24.08.2021 um 21:17 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > : > > Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context schrieb am 24.08.2021 um 20:31: >> Hi, I’m typesetting a textbook that contains numbered and indented >> exercises. They must not float. >> >> W

[NTG-context] numbered exercises

2021-08-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I’m typesetting a textbook that contains numbered and indented exercises. They must not float. Which structure should I use for them? There must be an easy answer, but I draw a blank. At the moment I’m using heads, derived from 'section', but the exercises should have independent numbers,

Re: [NTG-context] Footnotes in columns

2021-08-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 13.08.2021 um 08:43 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 8/13/2021 12:32 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >>> Am 13.08.2021 um 00:03 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context >>> : >>> >>> On 8/12/2021 10:01 PM, Jano Kula via ntg-context wrote:

Re: [NTG-context] Footnotes in columns

2021-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 13.08.2021 um 00:03 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 8/12/2021 10:01 PM, Jano Kula via ntg-context wrote: >> Hello Hraban! >> On Thu, Aug 12, 2021, 15:24 Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context >> mailto:ntg-context@ntg.nl>> wrote: >>

[NTG-context] space before section titles sometimes disappears in grid mode

2021-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
E.g. in CG journal, there are usually 3 blank lines before a section title. Most of it is single column and without grid, no problem there. But some articles use columnsets and are therefore in grid mode. Sometimes the space before the section title disappears completely, so that it is glued to

Re: [NTG-context] Footnotes in columns

2021-08-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Footnotes still don’t work in columnsets (latest LMTX): - they stay in one column (I’d prefer them over the whole width of the text area) - they often get overwritten by main text Is there a workaround? Hraban > Am 06.03.2021 um 19:18 schrieb Jano Kula : > > Hello Hans, > > with fresh

Re: [NTG-context] Referencing fonts by path within ConTeXt

2021-08-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.08.2021 um 22:29 schrieb Joey McCollum via ntg-context > : > > Hi, > > I'm interested in packaging a ConTeXt project in a self-contained way, so > that the environment/component/project .tex files, the bibliography .bib > file(s), and fonts used for typesetting are all provided in

Re: [NTG-context] Short forms and abbreviations in bibliography

2021-08-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.08.2021 um 21:53 schrieb Joey McCollum via ntg-context > : > > A separate list of abbreviations would then list "LSAWS" alongside > "Linguistic Studies in Ancient West Semitic" (and likewise for other > journal/series abbreviations). Regarding abbreviations have a look at

Re: [NTG-context] ECMAscript

2021-08-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 07.08.2021 um 15:02 schrieb Michal Vlasák : > > On Sat Aug 7, 2021 at 9:57 AM CEST, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >> for running the ECMAscript part of the CG journal, I cloned the repo >> from https://github.com/ccxvii/mujs/ and executed "make relea

[NTG-context] ECMAscript

2021-08-07 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi Taco (et al.), for running the ECMAscript part of the CG journal, I cloned the repo from https://github.com/ccxvii/mujs/ and executed "make release". I copied the resulting files to my TeX tree: ll ~/lmtx/tex/texmf-osx-64/bin/lib/luametatex/mujs/ total 2832 -rw-r--r-- 1 hraban staff 517K

Re: [NTG-context] img.scan in lmtx?

2021-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 05.08.2021 um 17:51 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 8/5/2021 12:26 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >>> Am 08.07.2021 um 23:09 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>> >>> On 7/8/2021 8:31 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>>>> Am 27.01.2020 um 0

Re: [NTG-context] img.scan in lmtx?

2021-08-05 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 08.07.2021 um 23:09 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/8/2021 8:31 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 27.01.2020 um 09:16 schrieb Hans Hagen : >>> >>> On 1/26/2020 11:50 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> >>>> I use the lu

Re: [NTG-context] Additional font variants

2021-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 01.08.2021 um 22:14 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : >>> Is this a limitation in ConTeXt, or what did I wrong? >> The handwritten and calligraphic style are limited to upright alternatives. >> I can only speculate why this is the case but I guess Hans owns no font >> families where

[NTG-context] Additional font variants

2021-08-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
Hi, I’m trying to set up a “handwriting” font. In the example below I’m using Comic Sans, because probably everyone has it available, IRL I’m using the commercial “Supernett Cn” that has more styles. (Also, I’m using Alegreya Serif + Sans.) If I name it "ss/sans/Sans", it works as expected,

Re: [NTG-context] Strange new behaviour of the mailing list

2021-07-31 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 31.07.2021 um 21:19 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : > > On 31 Jul 2021, at 14:56, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context > wrote: >> >> Ah, I didn’t recognize you mean this. >> >> Since the mail goes through the mailing list software, the sender must not

Re: [NTG-context] Code document and simpleslides and create in one go the document with simpleslides added

2021-07-31 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 31.07.2021 um 15:27 schrieb Jeroen via ntg-context : > > Is there an easy way to write a Context document and also code simpleslides > in the same document so that the simpleslides are automatically added to the > document as for example an appendix? Ie one tex document with Context code,

Re: [NTG-context] Strange new behaviour of the mailing list

2021-07-31 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 31.07.2021 um 12:00 schrieb Pablo Rodriguez via ntg-context > : > > message headers read now: > > From: Otared Kavian via ntg-context > To: mailing list for ConTeXt users > Reply-To: mailing list for ConTeXt users > Cc: Otared Kavian > Errors-To: ntg-context-boun...@ntg.nl >

Re: [NTG-context] Strange new behaviour of the mailing list

2021-07-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 31.07.2021 um 00:05 schrieb Bruce Horrocks via ntg-context > : > > On 30 Jul 2021, at 22:24, Otared Kavian via ntg-context > wrote: >> >> Hi all, >> >> I noticed that beginning July 27th, the messages distributed by the ConTeXt >> mailing list appear to be from >> >> Mailing

Re: [NTG-context] Different Styles of Typing

2021-07-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 28.07.2021 um 14:14 schrieb Jeroen via ntg-context : > > Is there a way to have two different types of typing. I tried the following, > but it does not seem to work. > > \setuptyping[abc][style=\ttx] > \setuptyping[def][style=\ttxx] > > \starttext > > \starttyping[abc] > text > text >

Re: [NTG-context] LMTX mtxrun --script fonts --reload --force isn't finding fonts in tex/texmf-fonts

2021-07-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 28.07.2021 um 11:46 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/28/2021 10:31 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context wrote: >>> Am 28.07.2021 um 08:50 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context >>> : >>> >>> On 7/27/2021 11:44 PM, T. Kurt Bond via ntg-context w

Re: [NTG-context] footnote not appearing

2021-07-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 27.07.2021 um 23:46 schrieb jbf via ntg-context : > > No, in fact I discovered that \startpostponingnotes is what is needed. > localfootnotes does work but places the footnote immediately below the framed > text, and I wanted it to appear in the usual footnote location, which is >

Re: [NTG-context] LMTX mtxrun --script fonts --reload --force isn't finding fonts in tex/texmf-fonts

2021-07-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 28.07.2021 um 08:50 schrieb Hans Hagen via ntg-context > : > > On 7/27/2021 11:44 PM, T. Kurt Bond via ntg-context wrote: >> Hello. >> I'm trying to get LMTX to use my fonts on Fedora 33 Linux. I've got LMTX >> installed in the directory /sw/versions/context/lmtx and I've put copies of

Re: [NTG-context] footnote not appearing

2021-07-27 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context
> Am 27.07.2021 um 06:07 schrieb jbf via ntg-context : > > Is there any reason why the following MWE does not produce the footnote at > the bottom of the page? It seems like the use of framedtext is preventing it, > but am not sure why. Can I get around this problem and still have framed text?

[NTG-context] Last call for papers: CG journal 2020

2021-07-24 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
thur, Hans? New articles (not related to the 2020 meeting) are also welcome! Would be nice. Hraban > Am 11.06.2021 um 18:47 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > Hi, do you remember our ConTeXt meeting 2020 in Sibřina? (programme attached) > > There were some interesting talk

Re: [NTG-context] Every odd row with a background color with extreme tables?

2021-07-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.07.2021 um 17:55 schrieb T. Kurt Bond : > > With natural tables I can define a color, tell the table to have to > use color backgrounds and turn the frame off and get every odd row in > all my tables will have that color for the background. > > Can I get this same effect with extreme

Re: [NTG-context] How to place text before a table inside a column environment

2021-07-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 12:01 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Hi Michael, > > you could try columnsets and use a columnsetspan for the text above the > columns. > > I don’t know if tables work well within a columnset, though. > > Hraban > > > > Am 22.07.202

Re: [NTG-context] How to place text before a table inside a column environment

2021-07-22 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi Michael, you could try columnsets and use a columnsetspan for the text above the columns. I don’t know if tables work well within a columnset, though. Hraban > Am 22.07.2021 um 11:52 schrieb Michael Guravage > : > > I have created a table and placed it inside a columns environment; which

Re: [NTG-context] Layers – when do they repeat?

2021-07-21 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, this is still unresolved. I worked around the unwanted repeating layer by resetting them explicitely after the first page, but that should not be necessary. Hraban > Am 01.07.2021 um 17:38 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > Hi, > I’m struggling with layers again. > >

Re: [NTG-context] Fontsizes in Adobe Acrobat vs ConTeXt

2021-07-20 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 20.07.2021 um 13:09 schrieb denis.ma...@unibe.ch: > > Hi, > > I have to reproduce a book layout that was done in Adobe Indesign, and I > don’t really manage to get the right fontsizes, i.e. according to Acrobat Pro > the fonts are consistently a bit smaller then expected. > That may

Re: [NTG-context] mp-geo Metapost package with ConTeXt

2021-07-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.07.2021 um 20:50 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/17/2021 2:42 PM, Arthur Rosendahl wrote: >> On Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 12:53:33PM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote: >>> Just as an example, the context meeting is att the attached location: >>> >>> 50°45’7” / 5°35’19” >>> >>>

Re: [NTG-context] mp-geo Metapost package with ConTeXt

2021-07-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.07.2021 um 12:45 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/17/2021 12:20 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Am 17.07.2021 um 11:53 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : >>> >>> >>> >>>> On 16 Jul 2021, at 20:55, Hans Hagen wrote: >>>> &

Re: [NTG-context] mp-geo Metapost package with ConTeXt

2021-07-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.07.2021 um 12:20 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > >> >> Am 17.07.2021 um 11:53 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : >> >> >> >>> On 16 Jul 2021, at 20:55, Hans Hagen wrote: >>> >>> On 7/15/2021 10:30 PM, Bruce Horrocks wrote: &

Re: [NTG-context] mp-geo Metapost package with ConTeXt

2021-07-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 17.07.2021 um 11:53 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : > > > >> On 16 Jul 2021, at 20:55, Hans Hagen wrote: >> >> On 7/15/2021 10:30 PM, Bruce Horrocks wrote: >>> On 15 Jul 2021, at 18:58, Hans Hagen wrote: I was wondering about that too. I admit that I looked into maps years ago

Re: [NTG-context] Moving the old book-structure to a recent ConTeXt

2021-07-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 15.07.2021 um 12:19 schrieb Gerben Wierda : > >> On 12 Jul 2021, at 12:15, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> >> >> >>> Am 12.07.2021 um 10:25 schrieb Gerben Wierda : >>> >>> Years ago I wrote a book (Chess and the Art of Enterp

Re: [NTG-context] lmtx install problem

2021-07-15 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 14.07.2021 um 20:26 schrieb jdh : > > > I've downloaded and ran the install...sh script from the directory: > /opt/context-lmtx Is this on Linux? > It indicates that it completed successully, but there is no 'tex' directory > anywhere in the resulting /opt/context-lmtxdirectory

Re: [NTG-context] Moving the old book-structure to a recent ConTeXt

2021-07-12 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 12.07.2021 um 10:25 schrieb Gerben Wierda : > > Years ago I wrote a book (Chess and the Art of Enterprise Architecture) using > ConTeXt. > > The setup was (I think Taco’s) basic book project setup, with a chapters, > environments, products, etc. subdirectory where you work in the

Re: [NTG-context] img.scan in lmtx?

2021-07-08 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 27.01.2020 um 09:16 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 1/26/2020 11:50 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > >> I use the lua function img.scan{filename}, but in lmtx I get "attempt to >> index a nil value (global 'img')", so I guess this got renamed or mo

Re: [NTG-context] columnsets messed up

2021-07-04 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 02.07.2021 um 14:49 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > In several articles I get a problem, and I can’t (yet) reproduce it in a MWE: > > The text in a two-column columnset suddenly breaks at the end of a left > column, the end is missing. > > Here’s an example PDF: >

[NTG-context] Fwd: columnsets messed up

2021-07-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 02.07.2021 um 11:03 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm <mailto:te...@fiee.net>>: > >> >> Am 02.07.2021 um 08:51 schrieb Hans Hagen > <mailto:j.ha...@xs4all.nl>>: >> >> On 7/1/2021 8:04 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >>> Hi, >>&g

Re: [NTG-context] columnsets messed up

2021-07-02 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 02.07.2021 um 08:51 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 7/1/2021 8:04 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> Hi, >> I’m working at the current CG journal whose layout uses columnsets. They >> aren’t usable any more. Same in current LMTX and MkIV. >> - the first line

[NTG-context] columnsets messed up

2021-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I’m working at the current CG journal whose layout uses columnsets. They aren’t usable any more. Same in current LMTX and MkIV. - the first line can start one or more lines lower - then the same number of lines is printed over each other at the bottom - it gets worse with footnotes (looks

Re: [NTG-context] hyphenate nothyphenated

2021-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 01.07.2021 um 18:05 schrieb Alan Braslau : >> And what about \– (U+2013)? > > Now THAT gets confusing! > > Why not U+2010 (HYPHEN), the anti-U+2011 (NON BREAKING HYPHEN) > vs. U+002D (HYPHEN-MINUS). What a can of worms... Oh yes, let’s do Unicode Whitespace programming... HR

[NTG-context] Layers – when do they repeat?

2021-07-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, I’m struggling with layers again. According to https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Layers and my previous experience, what you typeset on layers appears only once, while you don’t set repeat=yes. But in my example (derived from a magazine layout where I use this margin layer for subtitles) the

Re: [NTG-context] Call for papers: CG journal 2020

2021-06-30 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
And since Taco reminded you to register for ConTeXt meeting 2021, I’m reminding you to hand in your articles for the journal, otherwise we don’t have anything to hand out in Bassenge... Hraban > Am 11.06.2021 um 18:47 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > Hi, do you remember our ConTeX

Re: [NTG-context] log: use \thinspace instead of \,

2021-06-29 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 29.06.2021 um 12:34 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > On 6/29/2021 1:08 AM, Rik Kabel wrote: >> All, >> Examining recent log files, I see the message >>suggestion > use \thinspace instead of \, >> When was this instituted? > > a while ago > >> What does it mean? Has \, been deprecated?

Re: [NTG-context] typescripts and variants

2021-06-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.06.2021 um 21:42 schrieb Bruce Horrocks : > > >> On 23 Jun 2021, at 07:43, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> >> You can combine whatever you like in one typescript, but you’re restricted >> to six styles (regular, italic, slanted, bold, bold italic, bold

Re: [NTG-context] typescripts and variants

2021-06-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.06.2021 um 08:43 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm : > > >> Am 23.06.2021 um 00:17 schrieb denis.ma...@unibe.ch: >> >> Hi >> In my current project I need to use different variants if the Noto Serif >> font (Regular, Medium, Semi Condensed Bold, Reg

Re: [NTG-context] typescripts and variants

2021-06-23 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 23.06.2021 um 00:17 schrieb denis.ma...@unibe.ch: > > Hi > In my current project I need to use different variants if the Noto Serif font > (Regular, Medium, Semi Condensed Bold, Regular ExtraBold.) > Is my understanding of typescripts correct that I cannot have bold and > extrabold in the

Re: [NTG-context] Straight Quotes / Curly Quotes

2021-06-18 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 18.06.2021 um 04:08 schrieb Thangalin : > > Hraban, > > > In what kind of workflows does your program make sense? > > Have you looked around the web lately? > > KeenWrite (https://github.com/DaveJarvis/keenwrite), my plain text editor, > can neither convert nor easily type curly quotes

Re: [NTG-context] Straight Quotes / Curly Quotes

2021-06-17 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
I usually convert all kinds of quotation marks into \quotation{} / \quote{} using the regex search of my editor; a regex replacement is also part of my docx-to-ConTeXt converter script. (I see no need to avoid regexes, but YMMV.) The biggest problem I face are mixed and wrong quotation marks,

[NTG-context] Call for papers: CG journal 2020

2021-06-11 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Hi, do you remember our ConTeXt meeting 2020 in Sibřina? (programme attached) There were some interesting talks and presentations that should get preserved in our current journal (to be distributed at the meeting in Bassenge this fall). Also, additional articles are always welcome – there were

Re: [NTG-context] Font Maguntia not rendering correctly...

2021-06-09 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 08.06.2021 um 19:20 schrieb Willi Egger : > i have a text from an old publication typeset in Fraktur. — The font I would > like to use here is Unifraktur Maguntia. This Font worked before quite well, > however now I get wrong renderings. Please refer to the attached MWE. I had similar

Re: [NTG-context] setupindentations

2021-05-28 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 27.05.21 um 21:24 schrieb Hans van der Meer: This macro \setupindentations  is mentioned in my ConText the manual from november 12, 2001. It seems to have disappeared. Is that so? Then why? What replacement? How about \setupindenting ?

Re: [NTG-context] mathfun

2021-05-21 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 21.05.2021 um 15:15 schrieb Hans Hagen : > > I uploaded an lmtx update (only m-mathfun added). > > Attached a short description of this (windy stormy friday afternoon) math > experiment. The question is, what similar features using this trickery come > to mind. Thank you! I can

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-14 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 14.05.2021 um 00:39 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > I am not sure if simply adding random noise to the line give an impression of > hand-drawn lines. For a different approach, see: > > https://m.habr.com/en/post/454376/ > > which uses the code here: > >

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 13.05.2021 um 20:26 schrieb Thomas A. Schmitz : > > On 5/13/21 8:02 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: >> Unfortunately, the deviation of edge points is too big – try my attached >> test file. >> Strangely, if I include the MP code in a ConTeXt document, > >

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 13.05.2021 um 19:17 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > On Thu, 13 May 2021, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > >> >>> Am 13.05.2021 um 18:36 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : >>> >>>> Now I want to draw that path several times. >>>> >>>&

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 13.05.2021 um 18:36 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > >> Now I want to draw that path several times. >> >> If I understand it right, I can’t put that into "sketchdraw" because that >> leaves the end open for path additions like "withcolor". > > A slightly different approach is needed. See

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 12.05.2021 um 23:21 schrieb Jairo A. del Rio : >> Unfortunately, that’s the same pattern over and over. >> The randomization is only applied once. >> Good for footprints, bad for fuzzy patterns. >> > You only need to move "randomized" at the drawing stage: > > \starttext > \startMPpage >

Re: [NTG-context] Fuzzy lines

2021-05-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
> Am 11.05.2021 um 18:02 schrieb Aditya Mahajan : > > Look at this old code on how hide such code behind a macro to have a clean > interface: > > https://github.com/adityam/mp-sketch/blob/master/mp-sketch.mp Hi Aditya, I’m trying to include my additions into your code, but it doesn’t work.

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