Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt in texlive versus Minimal ConTeXt

2008-11-13 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 13 nov. 08 à 10:45, Hans Hagen a écrit : Fengnan Gao wrote: I have some problem when using ConTeXt in tl08, ... I don't exactly know what that means but clearly I cannot use ConTeXt. Can someone help me? just use the minimals ... then you have the latest binaries and sources Is

[NTG-context] French discussion about ConTeXt versus LaTeX

2008-06-18 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Hello, There is a discussion about ConTeXt versus LaTeX on the french forum fr.comp.text.tex http://groups.google.com/group/fr.comp.text.tex/browse_thread/thread/af37f72b1a08aade?hl=fr If any french ConTeXt user can share its experiment and argumentation... -- Maurice

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt (Out of Topic)

2008-06-06 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 5 juin 08 à 09:15, luigi scarso a écrit : (other message not related to ConTeXt could now be send off-list please) true. My problems is: What is out of topic in this mailing list ? :) Because the problem was about installing GHC (an Haskell compiler) on osX with macports tool.

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt (Out of Topic)

2008-06-05 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 4 juin 08 à 21:34, Gour a écrit : Here is the reply from pandoc main developer: ... There's a description of a workaround here: http://groups.google.com/group/pandoc-discuss/browse_thread/thread/c9ecef59465c12c6 ... Then in the next message: ... after a 'port sync', pandoc

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt

2008-06-04 Thread Maurice Diamantini
First of all, thank you for your propositions, About markup format: ( a markdown header ;-) Markdown seems an interesting one because: - it's alive (as many other format) - it's available in severall scripting languages (ruby, php, python...) - it seems

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt (Out of Topic)

2008-06-04 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 4 juin 08 à 15:34, Gour a écrit : ... about the pandoc wiki-docbook-*TeX Haskell translator ... Which ghc? port info ghc = ghc 6.8.2, Revision 3, lang/ghc (Variants: universal, darwin_6, darwin_7, darwin_8_powerpc, darwin_8_i386, darwin_9_powerpc, darwin_9_i386, no_opengl)

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt

2008-06-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 30 mai 08 à 13:22, Aditya Mahajan a écrit : On Fri, 30 May 2008, Gour wrote: Some of the more popular markup-formats are AsciiDoc (http://www.methods.co.nz/asciidoc/index.html) and reStructuredText (http://docutils.sourceforge.net/rst.html), but according to what I see both are

Re: [NTG-context] markup format --- ConTeXt

2008-06-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 3 juin 08 à 09:43, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit : On Tue, Jun 3, 2008 at 8:48 AM, Maurice Diamantini [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Just some remarks/questions: - docbook seems to be the standard for describing documentation data, - dblatex seams to be a currently good supported tools

Re: [NTG-context] new version luatex / mkiv

2008-04-11 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 10 avr. 08 à 17:18, Hans Hagen a écrit : This release of is rather substantial: no longer is metaposts called, but mplib is used instead. This bring down metapost runtime and conversion to nearly zero. The user interface is the same, but the implementation is different. What will allow

Re: [NTG-context] ConTEXt - produced book about ConTeXt

2008-04-09 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 8 avr. 08 à 22:48, Gour a écrit : Henning How about a list of books (or everything else) made with Henning ConTeXt? How about to make book about ConTeXt? :-))) I guess that with the upcomming luatex, mkiv or other lua-metapost, there will never be a context book!? ... but I hope there

Re: [NTG-context] Interesting interview

2007-04-13 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 12 avr. 07 à 07:37, Thomas A. Schmitz a écrit : ... There are fast approaching competitors that will eventually overtake LaTeX if we continue to stagnate. (Not to mention ConTeXt, which has surpassed LaTeX in essentially every area. Maybe the solution is just for everyone to switch to

Re: [NTG-context] some patches (clever ConTeXt installation)

2006-05-16 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 16 mai 06 à 01:14, Hans Hagen a écrit : Maurice Diamantini wrote:nment. Usually, one can build dynamicaly (default) variable environment at the start of a programm (i.e. in the same process and sub-process), then let the original environment untouch while ending the programm

Re: [NTG-context] some patches

2006-05-15 Thread Maurice Diamantini
installation more and more robust. It would be nice if the ConTeXt independant distrib could be use **without positionning any TEXMF like variables**. This would allow to use updated ConTeXt distrib without breaking a standard (more or less old) other LaTeX existing distibution. -- Maurice

[NTG-context] TeXlive 2005 and ConText (was: Struggling with Old Style numerals!)

2006-03-27 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 27 mars 06 à 13:55, Hans Hagen a écrit : I've removed that one and installed TeXLive 2005! I was afraid of other problems, and indeed that's exactly what happened unfortunately the latest tex live has problems with context and lm Is there any simple way to solve these problems?

Re: [NTG-context] RFC: 'What would you like in an Text Editor?'

2006-03-27 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 27 mars 06 à 18:32, Jeffrey Drake a écrit : Thank you for both your replies. The thing I am looking at right now is using scintilla for the basis of a windows editor (windows api) and scripted with TCL. The interface I am envisioning is one of an old dos editor I used to use (called

Re: [NTG-context] Yet Another Install Problem (contextlive)

2006-03-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 3 mars 06 à 00:22, Hans Hagen a écrit : Maurice Diamantini (dom) wrote: I first try to install the texlive-2005 but fall into problems with ConTeXt font (without using any any customized fonts!)... there is indeed a problem with tl 2006 : some lm related filenames were changed just

Re: [NTG-context] framed texts for boxing stuff

2006-01-10 Thread Maurice Diamantini (dom)
Le 10 janv. 06 à 00:01, Hans Hagen a écrit : Maurice Diamantini (dom) wrote: As the LaTeX++ concurrent package designer, you should read some page of the LaTeX reference documentation A document Preparation System It is little book (272 pages with the index !) and cover the core

Re: [NTG-context] framed texts for boxing stuff

2006-01-09 Thread Maurice Diamantini (dom)
Le 9 janv. 06 à 11:52, Hans Hagen a écrit : If it is impossible, is there any equivalent to de minipage or \parbox LaTeX equivalent? i dunno what those are, vboxes? Not sure what exactly is vboxes (something you can put in hbox? yes it is) but LaTeX raisebox, parbox, minipage can be

Re: [NTG-context] framed texts and other minipage

2006-01-07 Thread Maurice Diamantini (dom)
Le 7 janv. 06 à 13:50, Hans Hagen a écrit : No, that will not work. After much probing I found the culprit. The framedtext takes the full linewidth and apparently does not reduces it to the given size. Therefore enclosing in a vbox seems necessary:

Re: [NTG-context] beginners manual (xml input versus html output)

2005-11-25 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 25 nov. 05 à 10:47, Wolfgang Zillig a écrit : Maurice Diamantini (dom) schrieb: And for people comming from LaTeX, it would be nice to see also : - a basic exemple for creating html from ConTeXt, I would argument that it is easyer to create ConTeXt from a propper XML/XHTML source

Re: [NTG-context] beginners manual

2005-11-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini (dom)
Le 23 nov. 05 à 21:15, Mojca Miklavec a écrit : What could be added: - Tables: Natural tables (already mentioned by Taco). I just realized that this is the only manual where the usual tables are actually explained. I was looking for the explanation in cont-eni before. - Bibliography -

[NTG-context] Re: TeX -- LaTeX

2005-09-25 Thread Maurice Diamantini
In article [EMAIL PROTECTED], Seb [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bonjour ! je suis habitué à TeX, mais j'aimerais passer à LaTeX car certaines macros comme minipage me plaisent particuleirement ainsi que les liens hyperref, prosper ... Si tu es habité à TeX, et que tu cherche quelque chose de

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt to RTF Conversion (tex4ht)

2005-09-22 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 21 sept. 05 à 17:12, Louis F.Springer a écrit : What are the options for conversion from ConTeXt to other formats, if any? I'm particularly interested in rtf and/or html. I saw there is a module tex4ht usable for converting conTeXt to html. http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Modules

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt to RTF Conversion

2005-09-22 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 22 sept. 05 à 12:23, Duncan Hothersall a écrit : - xml in not an input format but (a well structured) interchange format. XML is a very good master format from which to derive all outputs. For example, I receive wordprocessor files from academics and convert them to XML by a

Re: [NTG-context] ruby, Lua, Megapost, tcl, ...

2005-09-19 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 12 mai 05 à 09:01, Hans Hagen a écrit : luigi.scarso wrote: A little off-topic: why ruby and not python ? - i didn't like those tabs/indentation - ruby's reminded me of modula which i used a (real) lot in the past - ruby has a small footprint - i just like it Hans I agree with the

Re: [NTG-context] Presentation

2005-08-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 3 août 05 à 10:02, Brooks Moses a écrit : One thing that you might find useful as an example, though, is a presentation that I recently created in ConTeXt, and then put online (with both the PDF and the ConTeXt source available -- though, without the images and the fonts, it's a

Re: [NTG-context] indentaion

2005-07-19 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 19 juil. 05 à 14:36, Steffen Wolfrum a écrit : Is anyone using \indenting[no] to suppress the next indentation? I used to in the very early beginnings. But very quickly i got lazy and reverted to using \noindent instead. I wouldn't mind having it go away or changing. Taco same for

[NTG-context] LaTeX emulation (was: Context, Latex, or an XML for acaddemic writing?)

2005-05-17 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 18 mai 05 à 00:13, Mojca Miklavec a écrit : Perhaps one of them would be cloning the default LaTeX style and include it into standard ConTeXt distribution. I guess this would be one reason more for LaTeX people to switch. (I sometimes still use LaTeX if I have absolutely no time and need

Re: [NTG-context] Is there a mathematica typesetting manual for ConTeXt ?

2005-05-13 Thread Maurice Diamantini
/Math_with_amsl Giuseppe Bilotta has also port the NATH LaTeX package (NAtural maTHematics) : http://contextgarden.net/Math_with_nath There is not yet documentation and sample about using thes module, but the documentation of there LaTeX LaTeX version is very usefull, Cordialement, Maurice Diamantini

[NTG-context] Math startarray and \cases{xxx} bug?

2005-05-13 Thread Maurice Diamantini
, but it doen't. I use textlive distrib with a copy og t-amsl.tex version 2004.11.18 Thank you for any help! -- Maurice Diamantini %% \usemodule[amsl] \starttext \startformula {\bf f(x)} = \cases{ \sum_{x=1}^n x if I am false

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Another plant in the garden: modules

2005-04-06 Thread Maurice Diamantini
-amsl.tex 92324 nov 18 16:50 t-nath.tex -- Maurice Diamantini ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Re: page on context and XML has moved

2005-04-04 Thread Maurice Diamantini
is quite real. In that above page, the link XML ConTeXt site... doesnt seem to point anywere!? -- Maurice Diamantini ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] Translations of Context: an excursion

2005-03-23 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 23 mars 05, à 08:56, Hans Hagen a écrit : indeed, btw, it will be an interesting challenge to keep translations in sync To keep several translations in sync, it should be one and only one document reference (english (or french? ;-) ) The worst thing would be if some chapter (e.g. using the

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Using LateX packages = for algorithms

2005-01-25 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Bonjour à tous ! Le 25 janv. 05, à 22:16, Patrick Gundlach a écrit : Hello Holger, I want to use a LaTeX Package (clrscode), or at least I want to port it to Context. http://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~thc/clrscode/ Is there some way to use LaTex Packages (I guess not). No. The low level commands are

Re: [NTG-context] algorithms style : need \starttyping with TeX and math feature

2005-01-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 25 déc. 04, à 20:03, John Culleton a écrit : On Friday 24 December 2004 09:23, Mojca Miklavec wrote: Maurice Diamantini wrote: Well I agree that it's no more typing any more! So a special option for \setuplines would be more appropriate? Exactly, \starttyping does exactly that what you don't

Re: [NTG-context] algorithms style : need \starttyping with TeX and math feature

2005-01-03 Thread Maurice Diamantini
test test test $a = 10$ \stoptext == Maurice Diamantini wrote: Well I agree that it's no more typing any more! So a special option for \setuplines would be more appropriate? ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl

[NTG-context] algorithms style : need \starttyping with TeX and math feature

2004-12-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini
(in a verbatim font fors these space) Thank you for any help! -- Maurice Diamantini ___ ntg-context mailing list ntg-context@ntg.nl http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

Re: [NTG-context] algorithms style : need \starttyping with TeX and math feature

2004-12-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini
for \setuplines would be more appropriate? Le 24 déc. 04, à 09:07, Maurice Diamantini a écrit : Bonjour à tous, I'm trying to white some algorithms in natural language (versus pseudo-computing langage) I need to keep some typing for write space (i.e. indentation of text) while being able to white TeX commands

Now is the time for all... (Was: [NTG-context] A simple project.)

2004-11-16 Thread Maurice Diamantini
hasn't changed since 2003, and this is already the version i have installed 2 months ago. Is there a fresher version and does anyone knows the date where Texlive structure changed. I second this question. I look for the texlive2004 too, but didn't found it. -- Maurice Diamantini

Re: [NTG-context] \presentationstep in standard pdf format

2004-11-02 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 2 nov. 04, à 23:22, David Munger a écrit : Nothing seems to work here. I'm afraid the problem is indeed that Acrobat Reader under Linux is not really JavaScript aware... Would it be possible to implement the steps commands such that steps span over multiple slides instead of being managed by

Re: [NTG-context] more nath patches

2004-10-27 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 27 oct. 04, à 05:50, David Arnold a écrit : Is there a nath manual? http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/nath/ But it is for LaTeX only, and I'm am not sure of what is already implemented in the m-nath module from Giuseppe Bilotta ... Hum, I just see that this is already mention

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost installation

2004-10-27 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 27 oct. 04, à 09:23, Hans Hagen a écrit : Maurice Diamantini wrote: If I do the magic (from http://contextgarden.net/Linux_Installation) texexec --make --alone --all en nl uk metafun mptopdf After some time it give me: `texexec.pl' not found. In fact, I've never been able to make

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost + metaObjet connector label on arcs

2004-10-26 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 24 oct. 04, à 20:30, Denis Roegel a écrit : A new problem is that the label sep is to big from thes arcs, and I'm not able to ajust it. The labshift option doesn't seem to work with ncarc, althought it works for the nodes. ... this was possibly corrected in an unreleased version of metaobj:

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost + metaObjet connector label on arcs

2004-10-26 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 26 oct. 04, à 13:53, Hans Hagen a écrit : Maurice Diamantini wrote: 4 - about ConTeXt and Metapost: What should I put in the verbatimtex ... etex header to be able to use ConTexT in btex..etex instead of LaTex? (I don't want use (for now ) the inside ConTeXt document method

Re: [NTG-context] Metapost + metaObjet connector label on arcs

2004-10-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini
. Thank you very much. -- Maurice Diamantini, verbatimtex % -*-latex-*- %latex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \begin{document} \sffamily etex input mp-tool ; % some initializations and auxiliary macros input mp-spec ; % macros that support special features

[NTG-context] Metapost + metaObjet connector label on arcs

2004-10-22 Thread Maurice Diamantini
) connecting them bu some ncarc connector (using metaObj) and the put label onto these arc. I know that one can do that using tree or matrix mataObj feature, but I'd want to be flexible on the node positions, Thank you very much for any help! -- Maurice Diamantini http://www.ensta.fr/~diam

Re: Re[2]: [NTG-context] Re: alpha version low level english

2004-09-01 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 1 sept. 04, à 14:24, Giuseppe Bilotta a écrit : align=flushleft % maps to 'old' right align=flushright % maps to 'old' left +1 to this proposal. This way we can then later map right and left to the *correct* ones :) +1 for me, it's more natural! -- Maurice Diamantini

Re: [NTG-context] Announcing a new script: TeXVersion

2004-08-25 Thread Maurice Diamantini
the full path of the executables, - some other informations for finding frequently source of problems (metapost not operationnal...) Thanks again, -- Maurice Diamantini ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg

[NTG-context] High level user macro (howto?)

2004-06-28 Thread Maurice Diamantini dom
Bonjour à tous, One thing is missing in context (or not documented in reference manual?) is a standard and easy way to build arbitrary parametrised high level macros. For exemple, instead of \def\myCommand#9{...} That I should call by \myCommand{param1}{param2}{...} {param9} Id'like too

Re: [NTG-context] Re: High level user macro (howto?)

2004-06-28 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 28 juin 04, à 11:49, Patrick Gundlach a écrit : One thing is missing in context (or not documented in reference manual?) is a standard and easy way to build arbitrary parametrised high level macros. Thank to you(s) for your macros exemples, I've now to build mu own sample in the next two

Re: [NTG-context] Re: ConTeXt-Wiki

2004-06-24 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 23 juin 04, à 16:54, Patrick Gundlach a écrit : Hi Maurice, texshow-web: http://members.ping.de:8061 ConTeXt wiki: http://members.ping.de:8062 Not accessible! Perhaps because I'm behind a firewall? I should try at home. I just double checked that the services both run ok. If there is any

Re: [NTG-context] spaces in bibliographic list

2004-01-29 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Le 29 janv. 04, à 16:08, Taco Hoekwater a écrit : Thank you very much, it does work! I don't yet have in head all the genericity of context, (although that's why I began to use it :-) (almost) all of ConTeXt's normal list settings (\setuplist) apply to the publication list. So,

[NTG-context] spaces in bibliographic list

2004-01-28 Thread Maurice Diamantini
] \setuppublications[ refcommand=num, numbering=yes, numbercommand=\myNumberCommand ] \def\myNumberCommand#1{[#1]} ... \starttext ... \section{Bibliographie} \placepublications ... \stoptext Maurice Diamantini http://www.ensta.fr/~diam

Re: [NTG-context] Re: Typesetting music in ConTeXt

2003-12-11 Thread Maurice Diamantini
it's probably the choice I'll do. -- Maurice Diamantini ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] ConTeXt-live distribution

2003-12-10 Thread Maurice Diamantini
/midi and xml) 4 - ... -- Maurice Diamantini (a recent latex2context switcher) P.S sorry for my bad english ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context

[NTG-context] context2html or context2xml | xml2html ??

2003-09-22 Thread Maurice Diamantini
Bonjour à tous, Is there something (an executable or a context package) which would allow us to write some (basic) context file, to html? I read that there is some work with context and xml, so perhaps there is a mean for translating a context document to html? context -- xml -- html ? I