Re: [NTG-context] xml attribute conditional

2011-12-14 Thread Jon Crump
@xml:id==string.sub('#N020-18', 2) -     (ll.at and ll.at['xml:id'])==string.sub('#N020-18', 2) ! Missing number, treated as zero. lua error with sub .. not sure what you want t o test here indeed an error will prevent the multipass file to be saved (feature) Hans Thanks Hans, It's

Re: [NTG-context] xml attribute conditional

2011-12-14 Thread Jon Crump
Hans, Thanks for this. It's almost what I need. I truly appreciate the effort, and it does give me some ideas about things to try. However, if I change your example buffer slightly (for clarity) to this: text div type='a' arab ref target=#N01 foo /ref arab ref target=#N02 bar

Re: [NTG-context] xml attribute conditional

2011-12-13 Thread Jon Crump
Hans et alia, Thanks for helping out with the right xpath expression. That was indeed the problem: div elements in the ancestor axis that had no xml:id attribute. Unfortunately, this doesn't solve my root problem. I have a tei/xml marked up text with English and Arabic sections. For each ref tag

[NTG-context] xml attribute conditional

2011-12-12 Thread Jon Crump
All, I have a conditional expression that checks to see if the current node has any ancestor whose xml:id attribute matches a string \xmldoifelse{#1}{ancestor::div[@xml:id='apr_engl']} What I need is a test to see if the current node has any ancestor whose xml:id attribute _contains_ a

Re: [NTG-context] Use ConTeXt standalone (was: current version?)

2011-11-23 Thread Jon Crump
All, Thanks for responding, and for the link to gitorious. Hans and Mojca appear to have fixed the rsync repo and I'm back to what appears to be the current beta: 2011.11.22 16:49 Jon On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 1:41 AM, Florian Wobbe florian.wo...@awi.de wrote: Can anyone tell me how to get back

Re: [NTG-context] current version?

2011-11-23 Thread Jon Crump
Mojca, Thanks very much. Tried again this morning with success. Jon On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 7:46 AM, Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.li...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 00:37, Jon Crump jjcr...@uw.edu wrote: Can anyone tell me how to get back to 2011.11.14 or to the latest version

[NTG-context] Bug report: --result switch fails in larger documents

2011-11-23 Thread Jon Crump
All, Now that I've recovered my latest beta: context.mkiv 2011.11.14 16:17 (thanks Mojca, Hans) I can confirm that the bug still exists as described: On a short test file: context --environment=arabtestI.tex --result=tmp arab-testII.xml success: mtx-context | result renamed to: tmp system

[NTG-context] current version?

2011-11-22 Thread Jon Crump
Dear all, Can someone help? By some incantation that I cannot now seem to reproduce, I was able to obtain and install: mtx-context | current version: 2011.11.14 16:17 In an attempt to update this version, I ran first-setup.sh found at

[NTG-context] regression? 620 pages limit? (SOLVED)?

2011-11-16 Thread Jon Crump
Dear all I appear to have run up against a bug discussed last March. I'm newly running: mtx-context | main context file: /Users/jjc/context11-11/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/context.mkiv mtx-context | current version: 2011.11.14 16:17 with a short test file I run:

Re: [NTG-context] regression? 620 pages limit? (SOLVED)?

2011-11-16 Thread Jon Crump
Damn and blast, pasted the wrong copy. for the successful run on the short file I mentioned, the log reads: mtx-context | result renamed to: tmp system | total runtime: 2.839 apologies, Jon ___ If your

[NTG-context] marginal material in Arabic, tei/xml context mkiv

2011-06-03 Thread Jon Crump
All, Pardon for trying to boost the topic, but I still can't seem to gain control over marginal material in an Arabic section using the new typo-mar.mkiv. I confess, it's quite likely that I'm just not getting something obvious. I've rotated the page to landscape to show where the marginal

[NTG-context] line numbers in margin from xml in context mkiv

2011-05-27 Thread Jon Crump
{#1}} \stopxmlsetups \startxmlsetups xml:div:engl        \setlatin{\switchtobodyfont[palatino, 12pt] \xmlflush{#1}} \stopxmlsetups On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:28 AM, Hans Hagen pra...@wxs.nl wrote: On 27-4-2011 1:26, Jon Crump wrote: All, After being away from my project for a while I returned

[NTG-context] line numbers in margin from xml in context mkiv

2011-04-26 Thread Jon Crump
All, After being away from my project for a while I returned to find that something that worked now no longer does. I updated the minimals on my Mac and context is running as I would expect: jjc% context --version mtx-context | main context file:

[NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
All, Something elementary, I'm sure, that I'm not understanding. I'm trying to achieve parallel footnotes in arab/english texts, ie. each footnote in the Arabic text has a corresponding footnote in the English text. Both should point to the same footnote text. Like this: body text

Re: [NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 12:36 PM, Yury G. Kudryashov ur...@ya.ru wrote: I'm not sure about expansion order. Probably \thisRefName is not expanded in one of the commands above. Could you please attach either a minimal working example (test.xml and test.tex that one can save and run context

Re: [NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:20 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: On Dec 23, 2010, at 10:17 PM, Jon Crump wrote: My thought, ill-informed perhaps, was simply for clarity: to make it clear that I'm using the same value in both \note[] and \footnote[]. In any case, sadly

Re: [NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
not getting? Jon On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:34 PM, Jon Crump jjcr...@uw.edu wrote: On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:20 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: On Dec 23, 2010, at 10:17 PM, Jon Crump wrote: My thought, ill-informed perhaps, was simply for clarity: to make it clear that I'm

Re: [NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:41 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: On Dec 23, 2010, at 10:34 PM, Jon Crump wrote: mysterious: I tried that and got the same output; both for your version and mine Here's mine. Are you using the same version? ConTeXt  ver: 2010.12.22 20:18

Re: [NTG-context] \note and \footnote

2010-12-23 Thread Jon Crump
On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:47 PM, Jon Crump jjcr...@uw.edu wrote: On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:41 PM, Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: On Dec 23, 2010, at 10:34 PM, Jon Crump wrote: mysterious: I tried that and got the same output; both for your version and mine Here's

Re: [NTG-context] Marginal line numbers

2010-12-17 Thread Jon Crump
On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 1:34 PM, Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfg...@googlemail.com wrote: Am 16.12.2010 um 22:28 schrieb Jon Crump: In python-speak I'd interpret context.color() as a method call on a module 'context'. Could you, or anyone, direct me to any documentation for this module

Re: [NTG-context] Marginal line numbers

2010-12-16 Thread Jon Crump
Thomas, et alia. Thanks so very much! I now have this: \startluacode function filter(s) if math.mod(s,5) == 0 then context.color( { darkred }, s ) end end \stopluacode \define[1]\MyNumber% {\ctxlua{filter(#1)}\endgraf} \startxmlsetups xml:lb

[NTG-context] Marginal line numbers

2010-12-14 Thread Jon Crump
All, Thanks to Thomas's help, I've been making my way up the learning curve. My TEI xml has empty lb elements indicating lines in the original and corresponding lb elements in the translation. I'd like to be able to set these numbers in the margin so that readers may coordinate the lineation. So

Re: [NTG-context] TEI - conTeXt

2010-12-11 Thread Jon Crump
On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 12:40 PM, Thomas Schmitz tschm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: processing an attribute with the 'xml:' namespace has been fixed by Hans very recently (last weekend), so if you haven't updated to the latest beta version, please do and try again; your syntax

[NTG-context] TEI - conTeXt

2010-12-10 Thread Jon Crump
All, More naive questions about xml and context. I'm finding this slow going and documentation opaque or just thin on the ground. I have XML markup like this: ref target=#N003-06 reference term/ref where the reference text is in div xml:id=notes note xml:id=N003-06reference text/note .

[NTG-context] facing-page translation

2010-12-10 Thread Jon Crump
All, More naive questions about xml and context. I'm finding this slow going and documentation opaque, or just thin on the ground. Posting as a separate question: I've trawled through the documentation for help in typesetting TEI marked-up documents as facing-page translations. What little I've

Re: [NTG-context] TEI - conTeXt

2010-12-10 Thread Jon Crump
have TEI texts that they would like to typeset; indeed, making public such documentation in their appropriate fora is part of the remit of our project. All at sea in Seattle, Jon On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 9:57 AM, Thomas Schmitz tschm...@uni-bonn.de wrote: On Thu, 9 Dec 2010 15:20:06 -0800  Jon

Re: [NTG-context] seeking 'hello world' example for Arabic typesetting with conTeXt

2010-11-29 Thread Jon Crump
Idris, Khaled, et alia, Many, many thanks! Failing to find SimpleNaskhi.ttf anywhere, I downloaded ScheherazadeRegOT.ttf from SIL. I have the font in the same directory as my tei file apr.xml; along with my ara-sty.tex file suitably edited with the font name for the \definefontsynonym commands;

[NTG-context] seeking 'hello world' example for Arabic typesetting with conTeXt

2010-11-28 Thread Jon Crump
Dear all, I'm gradually getting my head around using ConTeXt to typeset texts marked up in TEI/XML. I'm trying to typeset an English/Arabic text and I keep breaking my teeth on the Arabic. I'm trying to do what I can with the macTeX 2010 distribution, but the documentation on the conTeXt wiki has

[NTG-context] TEI - conTeXt - pdf

2010-11-24 Thread Jon Crump
All, Having abandoned apache's FOP, I've now been trying to get my arms around XML typesetting with conTeXt with the help of Thomas's excellent tutorial at http://wiki.contextgarden.net/TEI_xml. With some difficulty I got the philostratus.xml/lorem ipsum example to work, save for errors like this