[NTG-context] OS numbering in itemize

2010-01-24 Thread Mohamed Bana
why does this use LMMathItalic10-Regular for the OS numbering? \startitemize[m,packed,text] \item a \item b \stopitemize \os clearly works in other parts because it's using minion % pdffonts file.pdf name type emb sub uni object ID

[NTG-context] url breaking

2009-12-01 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi all, a) I've reported this before; I ca1n't seem to wrap long URLs across lines in XeTeX $ pdfinfo x.pdf Title: x Subject:x Author: Mohamed Bana Creator:ConTeXt - 2008.10.31 13:58 Producer: xdvipdfmx (0.7.3) CreationDate: Tue Dec 1 17:19:25 2009

Re: [NTG-context] wrapping urls

2009-11-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hoekwater t...@elvenkind.com wrote: Mohamed Bana wrote: Hello guys, I'm having problems with wrapping of URLs. It seems whatever I do the URLs overflow into the margin, this is especially noticeable when I use two columns on a single page. In case it helps, I have the following Like so

[NTG-context] LuaJIT 2.0 - rewritten from the ground up and relentlessly optimized for performance

2009-11-03 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi folks, You guys seen this; http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/a0hfd/luajit_20_rewritten_from_the_ground_up_and/ http://lua-users.org/lists/lua-l/2009-10/msg01098.html benchmark against JavaScript V8;

Re: [NTG-context] OT: Kindle

2009-10-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
what does everyone think is the best reader for someone in the UK? i'm thinking of the Kindle DX or the Sony Reader. Can I get some thoughts please. Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Hi all, Amazon sells his Kindle now also outside of the US: http://bit.ly/IGfV9 Wolfgang

[NTG-context] inserting pdf

2009-10-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi folks, assuming x.pdf has more than 1 page, this only inserts the first. i'd like to insert all the pages. how would i do that? startTEXpage \externalfigure[x.pdf] \stopTEXpage \externalfigure[x.pdf][page=1-2] doesn't work either. I have to do; \startTEXpage

Re: [NTG-context] inserting pdf

2009-10-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
thank you both. why can't u just extend the the original macro to take a page range? e.g., [page=1-2] Taco Hoekwater wrote: luigi scarso wrote: hmm maybe \copypages Or, if you need more control, something like this: \getfiguredimensions[x.pdf]%

Re: [NTG-context] tex to txt/doc

2009-10-04 Thread Mohamed Bana
I tend to write in pandoc almost exclusively these days then convert it to PDF using context. it goes, $ pandoc-context, then $ texexec file works like a charm. Ciro Soto wrote: Is there any quick way to print the output of context in txt format? I could do: context- pdf-txt, but may there

Re: [NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-11 Thread Mohamed Bana
Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Tue, 8 Sep 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: i think this is a bug. system : module HorizontalStripes loaded (/home/mbana/context.beta/tex/texmf-local/tex/context/third/simple-slides/simpleslides-s-HorizontalStripes.tex simpleslides: loading HorizontalStripes

Re: [NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
, Mohamed Bana wrote: i think this is a bug. system : module HorizontalStripes loaded (/home/mbana/context.beta/tex/texmf-local/tex/context/third/simple-slides/simpleslides-s-HorizontalStripes.tex simpleslides: loading HorizontalStripes style The log has some lines like

[NTG-context] calibri font

2009-09-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
hey all, I've started using the Calibri font (in Linux), and I must say it feels pretty nice. Anyone else with similar experience. ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

Re: [NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
is hanging still broken or is there new syntax? i'm also getting an a white background with and no bullet points with; \usemodule[simpleslides] [style=HorizontalStripes, color=blue] ... \startitemize \item Demo. \stopitemize Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 00:30, Mohamed Bana

Re: [NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
-setup.sh; ... mtxrun --verbose --script ./bin/mtx-update.lua --update --make --force --engine=all --context=beta --texroot=$PWD/tex --extras=*t-simplesides*,t-tikz $@ - Mohamed 2009/9/8 Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu On Tue, 8 Sep 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: i'm also getting an a white

Re: [NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
, 8 Sep 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: i think this is a bug. system : module HorizontalStripes loaded (/home/mbana/context.beta/tex/texmf-local/tex/context/third/simple-slides/simpleslides-s-HorizontalStripes.tex simpleslides: loading HorizontalStripes style The log has some lines

Re: [NTG-context] Does ConTEXt manual also exist in a printer-friendly layout ?

2009-09-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
is there context-html conversion other than going through pandoc? luigi scarso wrote: Is there some way keeping only the main text and reshaping the paper with Ghostscript/GSView, Scribus or such tools ? doable with ghostscript I believe, but I don't know exactly switches If you find

[NTG-context] status of minimals

2009-09-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
hello all, what is the status of the minimals? i'm still using 0.30.0 (i think), and $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.40.1-2009051315 didn't have protruding support. is it safe to upgrade? Mohamed

Re: [NTG-context] Fwd: [XeTeX] List of free Unicode fonts

2009-08-29 Thread Mohamed Bana
i had no idea that the free ver. of minion pro came with small caps an od st nums. thanks for the link. Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Hi all, something interesting from the XeTeX mailing list. Dear all, I've noticed that there a lot of decent, free Unicode fonts available, some of which have

Re: [NTG-context] Hyperlinks with MkIV

2009-08-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
i still don't understand why so much code is needed to do something so simple. there should be a simple macro that takes a url only. - Mohamed 2009/8/18 Khaled Hosny khaledho...@eglug.org Any idea how to get hyperlinks to work in MkIV? The following example works fine for MkII, but no color

Re: [NTG-context] context mkiv bug + related feature request + related question

2009-07-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
i'd like to ask what sort of regression testing you guys are doing. it's very clear that things are constantly breaking, and even trivial ones but aren't being spotted. 2009/7/18 Yue Wang yuleo...@gmail.com This bug is still not solved in the current context mkiv version. On Mon, Jun 22,

Re: [NTG-context] html2context ?

2009-06-24 Thread Mohamed Bana
here's one i did; http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.scala/15180 2009/6/24 Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfg...@googlemail.com Am 24.06.2009 um 10:38 schrieb luigi scarso: Does anybody has any suggestion about html2context (mkiv) ? pandoc‽ Wolfgang

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt version of LaTeX's article class?

2009-06-24 Thread Mohamed Bana
can i also ask, does simple-slides offer something like this? http://people.cs.uu.nl/andres/NixOS-IFIP.pdf // Gerben Wierda wrote: Is there a ConTeXt way of doing an article a la LaTeX's article class? Thanks, G

Re: [NTG-context] stand-alone ConTeXt

2009-06-11 Thread Mohamed Bana
why not support Emacs? AucTeX is mature. Kevin D. Robbins wrote: Good news! I just wanted to say that including Scite with ConTeXt support in minimals as an option will be very helpful to me, because I need to support users who only work on Windows and are not really comfortable using only a

Re: [NTG-context] Verbatim / prettyprinting in mkIV

2009-06-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
the author of the latex 'listing' package showed some interest in porting the code to ConTeXt. Perhaps someone could contact him. Matthijs Kooijman wrote: Hi all, I've been struggling with verbatim printing in MkIV for a while now and found some confusing things. I did finally get things

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt minimals installation problem

2009-06-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
here's how i did it (, if i remember correctly). get a a luatex binary and dump it into the dir of the last command $ . ~/context.distro/tex/setuptex ... $ which luatex does this work? svn cat http://svn.contextgarden.net/minimals/bin/tex/linux-64/current/luatex/bin/lua...@030

Re: [NTG-context] TOC with simpleslides

2009-06-02 Thread Mohamed Bana
yes, all slide titles should be fine. what do other people think? 2009/6/2 Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu On Mon, 1 Jun 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: Hi all, is it possible to get a TOC with this module? my attempts so far just produce an empty 'Content' heading. Short Answer

[NTG-context] TOC with simpleslides

2009-06-01 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi all, is it possible to get a TOC with this module? my attempts so far just produce an empty 'Content' heading. thanks ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

Re: [NTG-context] Arial

2009-05-26 Thread Mohamed Bana
does that work with MKII??? if you have modest requirements, you could try using http://wiki.contextgarden.net/otfinst for MKII. it's pretty straight forward, and i've used it to install Warnock and Myriad. 2009/5/26 Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky yatskov...@gmail.com If you have Windows OS, then

Re: [NTG-context] Seeking a Deeper ConTeXt: Questions for Initializing

2009-05-25 Thread Mohamed Bana
my personal favourite http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.tex.context/44368/focus=46254, beware you might have trouble getting that to compile with a new version of LuaTeX. John Haltiwanger wrote: On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 12:50 PM, Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfg...@googlemail.com

Re: [NTG-context] Seeking a Deeper ConTeXt: Questions for Initializing

2009-05-25 Thread Mohamed Bana
i tend to write in Markdown, as the syntax is very light weight, then compile with pandoc (http://johnmacfarlane.net/pandoc/). $ pandoc --toc --smart --number-sections --standalone -H header.tex -w context file.pdc -o file.tex $ texexec file.tex i think Aditya has some documents floating

Re: [NTG-context] beta

2009-05-21 Thread Mohamed Bana
Taco, hi, could you please include a feature that allows listing the set of pages that an item was cited on, I'm sure this is present in LaTeX. Mohamed 2009/5/21 Taco Hoekwater t...@elvenkind.com Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: 1. bib-module Taco's bib module does not work with the current beta.

Re: [NTG-context] pandoc tables

2009-05-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Taco, % context --lua test.tex works, yet % texexec --lua test.tex gives the single horizontal line, any idea why? i'm using same versions as before. Mohamed Taco Hoekwater wrote: Mohamed Bana wrote: attached is the output of pandoc -w context -o test.tex test.pdc texexec

[NTG-context] pandoc tables

2009-05-16 Thread Mohamed Bana
attached is the output of pandoc -w context -o test.tex test.pdc texexec test.tex i'm wondering if context has support for this built in. here's the link; http://johnmacfarlane.net/pandoc/README.html#tables. could someone try compiling with luatex, i get a single horizontal line and

Re: [NTG-context] New module - mkiv font loading

2009-05-16 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Wolfgang, Sorry to hassle you again, but I have a quick question. I'm using Creator:ConTeXt - 2008.10.31 13:58 Producer: luaTeX-0.30.3 as a few things don't work with a recent release, and I get the following errors; ! Undefined control sequence. l.50

Re: [NTG-context] New module - mkiv font loading

2009-05-15 Thread Mohamed Bana
I got a chance to try it out; it's great. What I don't understand is that I need to use \starttext ... \stoptext, normally omitting these work. In your module's case I have to use it or it just typesets with L. Modern. \startcomponent first \productproject \environmentmy.env

Re: [NTG-context] MKIV, fonts, confusion

2009-05-13 Thread Mohamed Bana
if you don't require anything completex http://github.com/contextgarden/otfinstall/tree/master automates a lot of the tasks required in installing a font in mkii. afsmith wrote: Luigi, Hans, and Wolfgang, thank you for your responses. I'm still unclear on several things. (comments on your

Re: [NTG-context] mtxrun / fonts

2009-05-13 Thread Mohamed Bana
i tend to use --pattern, is that wrong? $ mtxrun --script fonts --list --info --pattern=*minion* MTXrun | fontname: minionprobold MTXrun | fullname: MinionPro-Bold MTXrun | filename: /media/sdb1/Fonts/Minion Pro/MinionPro-Bold.otf MTXrun | MTXrun | fontname: minionproboldcapt MTXrun | fullname:

Re: [NTG-context] New module - mkiv font loading

2009-05-11 Thread Mohamed Bana
great! thanks Wolfgang. is this working with the latest minimals? Hopefully I'll get to try it later. Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Hi all, I wrote a new module to load fonts without the need to write typescripts for them - http://bitbucket.org/wolfs/simplefonts/ Wolfgang

Re: [NTG-context] lots of luatex process/instances (ps xa| grep lua / top -----sort by memory)

2009-05-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
I've also noticed something along those lines. I've also found that CTRL+Z/C doesn't really exit the program --- there are stale processes still lying around. What I described is general, it tends to happen across big documents. Is this a known problem? � Broustet wrote: Dear context

[NTG-context] URL \href ... ?

2009-05-03 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi, Is there macro for typesetting a URL without defining it before hand? E.g., something as simple as, \href{www.google.com}, it'd also be great if \setupalign[hyphenated] \setupurl[space=yes,style=\ss,urlalternative=] also determined the way they are typeset. Mohamed

Re: [NTG-context] What happened with sectionworld?

2009-04-29 Thread Mohamed Bana
Would it be possible to go through a deprecation phase? E.g., allow \section hello world to compile, but prompt the user to acknowledge that it's going to be replaced with \section{hello world} in future versions. On 28/04/2009 19:53, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 28.04.2009 um 19:42

Re: [NTG-context] Stable version

2009-04-27 Thread Mohamed Bana
Thank you all! When was \mainlanguage[ukenglish] added? Producer: luaTeX-0.30.3 CreationDate: Mon Apr 27 14:48:13 2009 ModDate:ConTeXt - 2008.10.31 13:58 Is there an alternative? Peter Münster wrote: On Sat, 25 Apr 2009, Mojca Miklavec wrote: True. We only provide a

Re: [NTG-context] \section and luatex

2009-04-22 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Aditya, Any chance of getting Hans to include that again. I'm certain that it worked with LuaTeX before, e.g., your thesis. -- Bana Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Sun, 19 Apr 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: \section Current Activities displays 1 C urrent Activities could you please allow

[NTG-context] \section and luatex

2009-04-19 Thread Mohamed Bana
\section Current Activities displays 1 C urrent Activities could you please allow \section Other to use the entire word not just the first Letter. And how do I tell if LuaTeX is 64bit? $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version snapshot-0.39.0-2009041607 luatex.web v2298 $ context

Re: [NTG-context] \section and luatex

2009-04-19 Thread Mohamed Bana
If it isn't too much trouble, please just add it back. I'm sure it was working in LuaTeX one point in time. -- Mohamed 2009/4/19 Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu On Sun, 19 Apr 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: \section Current Activities displays 1 C urrent Activities could you please

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTeX 64bit

2009-04-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
One more question, how do I only create the formats for British English only? No Dutch, American English etc.. I'm going to argue on the list that the en_GB should be the default ;), but I'll save that for another day. Mohamed Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 21:23, Mohamed

[NTG-context] [Fwd: Re: LuaTeX 64bit]

2009-04-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
---BeginMessage--- On Sat, Apr 18, 2009 at 23:09, Mohamed Bana wrote: One more question, how do I only create the formats for British English only?  No Dutch, American English etc..   I'm going to argue on the list that the en_GB should be the default ;), but I'll save that for another day

[NTG-context] [Fwd: Re: LuaTeX 64bit]

2009-04-18 Thread Mohamed Bana
---BeginMessage--- On Sat, Apr 18, 2009 at 23:44, Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.li...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Apr 18, 2009 at 23:09, Mohamed Bana wrote: One more question, how do I only create the formats for British English only?  No Dutch, American English etc..   I'm going to argue

[NTG-context] LuaTeX 64bit

2009-04-15 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi guys, I don't think I have ever needed more than than 3-4gb, so it worth using the 64bit ver. of LuaTeX? Can I force the minimals install script to download and use the 32bit binary instead? I'm on a 64bit machine and I'm sure that on linux I can run that app in 32bit mode. - Mohamed

Re: [NTG-context] \rightarrow missing?

2009-04-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
excuse me if this has already been fixed. $ pdfinfo test1.pdf Creator:ConTeXt - 2009.03.23 10:57 Producer: LuaTeX-0.36.0 CreationDate: Fri Apr 10 18:10:34 2009 ModDate:ConTeXt - 2009.03.23 10:57 \implies doesn't work !

Re: [NTG-context] new beta

2009-04-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Aditya, when you have time can you please forward me your complete zsh setup, the .zsh etc. i think i'm going to switch to zsh from bash, the benefits are far too numerous. Mohamed Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Wed, 8 Apr 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: hi all, on that tangent, is it possible

Re: [NTG-context] new beta

2009-04-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi all, on that tangent, is it possible to get command line completion for the rest of the options for example something like mtxrun tabscripts --tabfonts --tabreload etc. Hans Hagen wrote: Ulrike Fischer wrote: Am Wed, 08 Apr 2009 19:58:19 +0200 schrieb Hans Hagen: Ulrike Fischer

Re: [NTG-context] [OT] adobe_reader_91_for_linux

2009-04-01 Thread Mohamed Bana
that isn't good enough, evince reloads the PDF automatically if it changes. � wrote: 2009/4/1, luigi scarso luigi.sca...@gmail.com: http://blogs.adobe.com/acroread/2009/03/adobe_reader_91_for_linux_and.html Get it. Now. It has a reload shortcut. :-) Best Martin

Re: [NTG-context] New module simpleslides

2009-03-31 Thread Mohamed Bana
thank you both. is there any chance that this will ship with the minimals, that is, so i don't have to download and extract it manually? i've never been content with slides that come as part of ConTeXt, some are too fancy. Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: Dear list members, We're happy to

Re: [NTG-context] Font and Typescript Questions

2009-03-31 Thread Mohamed Bana
curiouslearn wrote: Can someone please help me with the following questions so that I can use some of the typescripts that Wolfgang and some others have so kindly made available. I will use font Bera as an example, since I would like to use it. I have a Mac OS X Version 10.5.6 (1) How do I

Re: [NTG-context] recurse bug?

2009-03-30 Thread Mohamed Bana
Asalamu Alakum Prof. Hamid, you sent me an email about Minion Pro opticals, did you get my reply? Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: Dear gang, The following, using the latest beta, moves the last recurse to the next page: \setuplayout [lines=12] \starttext \pardir TRT

Re: [NTG-context] typescript repository

2009-03-26 Thread Mohamed Bana
does anyone use Asana Math? Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Hi, the repository [1] has now a few typescripts from me but it would be nice if other people can contribute more files for other fonts. Another thing I need is a license for the files because I need one for CTAN submission and TeXLive

Re: [NTG-context] typescript repository

2009-03-25 Thread Mohamed Bana
. is it type-safe. \blank[5*big] \ss \input tufte 123456789 {\os 123456789} hello---good morning. between the 4--5. is it type-safe. \stoptext Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 25.03.2009 um 04:31 schrieb Mohamed Bana: Beware you might have to replace \definefontsynonym [SerifCaption-Regular

Re: [NTG-context] typescript repository

2009-03-25 Thread Mohamed Bana
it works, great! thanks Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 25.03.2009 um 14:37 schrieb Mohamed Bana: Some strange font is used now. A fixed version is in the repository. Wolfgang ___ If your question

Re: [NTG-context] typescript repository

2009-03-24 Thread Mohamed Bana
Beware you might have to replace \definefontsynonym [SerifCaption-Regular] [file:MinionPro-Capt] [features=default] with \definefontsynonym [SerifCaption-Regular] [name:MinionPro-Capt] [features=default] on my install CM is used if file: is used. Bruce D'Arcus wrote:

Re: [NTG-context] typescript repository

2009-03-23 Thread Mohamed Bana
I personally would like see a professionally done typescript for Minion and Warnock Pro with Myriad and Cronos Pro. I posted mine a while ago, but I got no feed back. Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Hi all, what do think about a page with typescript files for good quality free fonts, we have a

Re: [NTG-context] math problems

2009-03-16 Thread Mohamed Bana
, Mohamed Bana wrote: hi guys, i generally use this file to test if math is working, with the recent update i get a lot of errors such as; Add \let\blackboard\mathblackboard \let\fraktur\mathfraktur \let\gothic\mathfraktur in your preamble. Aditya

[NTG-context] math problems

2009-03-15 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi guys, i generally use this file to test if math is working, with the recent update i get a lot of errors such as; ! Missing number, treated as zero. to be read again $ \@@dobig ...o #1\bodyfontsize {}\right @space $

Re: [NTG-context] Simplified input for natural tables

2009-03-13 Thread Mohamed Bana
looks nice. Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Thu, 12 Mar 2009, Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky wrote: In the same way as Hans wrote them in his exmple. Cool, but will it be included in context source? Or it is too early? I think that such solutions are too fragile. A robust way will be to use a complete

Re: [NTG-context] Bib module...

2009-03-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
Taco, hi, I've said this before, but I think you need to include a complete example (i.e., the source) with your bib PDF somehow. It wasn't as straight forward as I would have wanted it to be. Taco Hoekwater wrote: Willi Egger wrote: Hi, I should typeset an article... Now I tried out

Re: [NTG-context] Bib module...

2009-03-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
I've heard PDF now supports attaching text files. Not sure accurate that is. Thanks Taco Mohamed Bana wrote: Taco, hi, I've said this before, but I think you need to include a complete example (i.e., the source) with your bib PDF somehow. It wasn't as straight forward as I would have

Re: [NTG-context] luatex tikz problem

2009-03-07 Thread Mohamed Bana
Aditya, thanks for looking into it. ConTeXt version: 2009.02.25 14:43 $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version snapshot-0.35.0-2009022421, build unknown untouched version of tikz from minimals Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Sat, 21 Feb 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: hi, why does this fail

[NTG-context] [Fwd: Re: math preview in emacs]

2009-03-05 Thread Mohamed Bana
has anyone else looked at providing math preview with ConTeXt? ---BeginMessage--- On Thu, 5 Mar 2009, Mohamed Bana wrote: hi Aditya, maybe i should have been more explicit in my last email. auctex supports maths preview for latex, i was wondering how far you got on it. Hi Mohamed, I did

Re: [NTG-context] luatex tikz problem

2009-02-26 Thread Mohamed Bana
anyone? Mohamed Bana wrote: hi, why does this fail with luatex? also, try \enableregime[utf-8] i got another error message when that's enabled. $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version snapshot-0.31.3-2008123108, build unknown $ context --version MtxRun | main context file: /home/mbana

Re: [NTG-context] reducing compile time

2009-02-23 Thread Mohamed Bana
maybe someone should research LuaJIT; http://luajit.org/ lua vs luajit; http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/u32q/benchmark.php?test=alllang=luajitlang2=luabox=1 thoughts? Alan Stone wrote: - does using \doifundefined{myMacro}{...} shorten tex runs/compile time ? - what are the features to

[NTG-context] luatex tikz problem

2009-02-22 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi, why does this fail with luatex? also, try \enableregime[utf-8] i got another error message when that's enabled. $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version snapshot-0.31.3-2008123108, build unknown $ context --version MtxRun | main context file:

Re: [NTG-context] Unicode Math - what it is

2009-02-15 Thread Mohamed Bana
} ? Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 8:44 PM, Mohamed Bana wrote: i upgraded only to check if this would would, and it didn't, any idea why? $ context --version MtxRun | main context file: /home/mbana/context-minimals/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/context.tex MtxRun | current

Re: [NTG-context] Unicode Math - what it is

2009-02-14 Thread Mohamed Bana
i upgraded only to check if this would would, and it didn't, any idea why? $ context --version MtxRun | main context file: /home/mbana/context-minimals/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/context.tex MtxRun | current version: 2009.01.18 14:39 $ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version

[NTG-context] Ouput of compile

2009-02-13 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi, is it possible to forward the output a compile to a specific directory to avoid cluttering the current dir? also do you guys know that --purgeall still leaves some output - such as bibtex - to the current dir. it would also be great if texexec could also accept which dir to get the

Re: [NTG-context] setuphead question

2009-01-30 Thread Mohamed Bana
i also have a question; why can't i use different fonts in \def\myCommand#1#2{{\ss\sc #1}{\rm\sc #2}{\ss\sc\bf #1}{\rm\sc\bf #2}} \setuphead[part][command=\myCommand] the font commands are simply ignored. I don't want to have to resort to using numberstyle and textstyle. Thanks

Re: [NTG-context] installing fonts pdftex

2009-01-29 Thread Mohamed Bana
AM, Mohamed Bana wrote: Hi Thomas, Hi, please address questions to the mailing-list, not to me personally. 1. when is the last time you tried to install a font manually using texfont? i've been trying to get install warnockpro and cronospro - both of which are .otf - but i've had no lack

Re: [NTG-context] Adobe ArnoPro in mkiv

2009-01-19 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi, thanks for the reply, it's nice to hear that it's working - what was the problem? anyhow, currently my favourite font is minion/warnock pro and when the math version (that is, MinionMath) is released it'll be the ultimate font. if you want to preview material typeset with

Re: [NTG-context] Looking for ConTeXt commands for ...

2009-01-05 Thread Mohamed Bana
, Mohamed Bana wrote: I'am trying to convert a doc to ConTeXt, and I'm also trying to make it as close to the original as possible. How do the command below translate to ConTeXt? 1. \geometry{a4paper, textwidth=5.5in, textheight=8.5in, marginparsep=7pt, marginparwidth=.6in} For a4 paper use

[NTG-context] Looking for ConTeXt commands for ...

2009-01-04 Thread Mohamed Bana
I'am trying to convert a doc to ConTeXt, and I'm also trying to make it as close to the original as possible. How do the command below translate to ConTeXt? 1. \geometry{a4paper, textwidth=5.5in, textheight=8.5in, marginparsep=7pt, marginparwidth=.6in} 2. \scriptsize = \tfxx? 3.

[NTG-context] fullpage and XeTeX typescript

2008-12-23 Thread Mohamed Bana
hi, 1. what's the equivalent of the \usepackage{fullpage} for ConTeXt? 2. it would be convenient if LuaTeX supported typescripts like XeTeX does instead of having to define font synonyms, e.g., \definetypeface[mainface][rm][Xserif][Warnock Pro] \definetypeface[mainface][ss][Xsans][Cronos

Re: [NTG-context] lucida and mactex 2008

2008-12-23 Thread Mohamed Bana
sorry i'm stealing your thread, but i'm thinking of buying the lucida fonts with maths, which version works with luatex and which one works with mkii, please provide a link for both. Jerónimo Alaminos Prats wrote: Hello, I have been using the lucida fonts without problems for a long time.

[NTG-context] moinmoin ... to ConTeXt

2008-12-19 Thread Mohamed Bana
hey guys, just stumbled across this; http://moinmo.in/ (wiki): click on 'more actions'-'render as docbook', then use http://dblatex.sourceforge.net/ to convert to ConTeXt. ___ If your question is of interest to

Re: [NTG-context] PDF page numbers

2008-12-15 Thread Mohamed Bana
Derek CORDEIRO wrote: In latex + book/memoir + hyperref, if \frontmatter \mainmatter are used, the pdf files generated use the roman numbers in the pdf itself. It appears as ii (2 of 500) in the pdfviewer. Is it possible to do the same with ConTeXt? It would be great if ConTeXt could. Is

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-14 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Aditya Are you aware of this using \setupindenting [big,yes] in L 263 env-thesis.tex instead of the default; \setupindenting [medium,yes] results in 'Chapters' in the TOC being indented slightly more than References, Abstract etc. give it a try, you'll notice that it protrudes

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-10 Thread Mohamed Bana
| current version: 2008.11.10 21:40 Hopefully this will be my last question; how do you compile individual chapters? Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Tue, 9 Dec 2008, Taco Hoekwater wrote: Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Tue, 9 Dec 2008, Mohamed Bana wrote: sorry about the late reply, my minimals

Re: [NTG-context] Problem with fonts

2008-12-09 Thread Mohamed Bana
$ luatex --version This is LuaTeX, Version snapshot-0.31.0-2008120715, build unknown Taco Hoekwater wrote: Mohamed Bana wrote: i just updated the minimals and I can no longer typeset, even though $ mtxrun --script fonts --list shows the font ! LuaTeX error Are you running luatex 0.31

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-09 Thread Mohamed Bana
/base/context.tex MtxRun | current version: 2008.11.10 21:40 http://filebin.ca/jqqekq/thesis.pdf or http://filebin.ca/jqqekq http://filebin.ca/uhvgex/thesis.log or http://filebin.ca/uhvgex Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Tue, 9 Dec 2008, Mohamed Bana wrote: No the citations aren't working

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
... \doplacelistofsynonyms ... ]\mkloadsortedlist {#1} \endgroup \ifutilitydone \... l.162 \placelistofabbreviations Aditya Mahajan wrote: Hi Mohamed, On Sun, 7 Dec 2008, Mohamed Bana wrote: Hi Aditya, Any news on bib module - t-bib.tex? Sorry

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
, such as: \setuplist [chapter][color=darkblue] \setuplist [Title] [color=darkblue] Chapters still comes out as darkred. Aditya Mahajan wrote: Hi Mohamed, On Mon, 8 Dec 2008, Mohamed Bana wrote: Hi Aditya, Thanks for getting back to me. I did a fresh checkout and tried to compile, I uncommented

[NTG-context] Problem with fonts

2008-12-08 Thread Mohamed Bana
i just updated the minimals and I can no longer typeset, even though $ mtxrun --script fonts --list shows the font ! LuaTeX error ...mals/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/luat-log.lua:75: bad argument #2 to 'format' (string expected, got table) stack traceback: [C]: in function

Re: [NTG-context] Experience on writing a thesis with MKIV

2008-12-06 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Aditya, Any news on bib module - t-bib.tex? If enable the colouring in cite commands in macros.tex I get; \setupcite [interaction=start, compress=no,color=darkgreen] Teams and games Multi-agent systems can be classified as teams and games on the basis of the ob- jective of the agents. In

Re: [NTG-context] How to use Minion Pro

2008-12-02 Thread Mohamed Bana
Feedback welcome. Make sure you use LuaTeX, add % engine=luatex right at the beginning of the main file. \starttypescript [serif] [minionpro] \definefontsynonym [MinionPro-Regular][name:minionproregular] \definefontsynonym [MinionPro-Bold] [name:minionprobold]

Re: [NTG-context] looking for equivalence to LaTeX algorithm package

2008-11-30 Thread Mohamed Bana
Maybe you could typeset the page with (Xe)LaTeX and include the pdf as page in your ConTeXt doc. Zhaopeng Xing wrote: Hi, Does anyone know how to describe algorithm procedures in similar way as LaTeX algorithmic and algorithm packages? I tried to search it on wiki but found nothing.

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt + BibTeX problem

2008-11-30 Thread Mohamed Bana
1. Using \completepublications[criterium=all] produces the error message; title : - References ! Missing } inserted. inserted text } to be read again \dostopattributes argument ...cation {shapley_cores_1974}\strut }}

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt + BibTeX problem

2008-11-30 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi Taco, 1. How do I get coloured citations? E.g., \cite[jacky:critial] should produce a coloured link. 2. If is possible to get the list of pages an item was cited at? I'm sure LaTeX could do this. E.g., Jacky, J., 1995. “Specifying a safety-critical control system in z”, in IEEE

Re: [NTG-context] Centering the page

2008-11-27 Thread Mohamed Bana
anyone? Mohamed Bana wrote: %%% Document %%% % engine=luatex \enableregime [utf-8] \mainlanguage[uk] \language[uk] \setuppapersize [A4] [A4] \showframe %\showlayout %\setuplayout[width=middle] \setupwhitespace [medium] \starttext \input knuth \input zapf

Re: [NTG-context] Centering the page

2008-11-27 Thread Mohamed Bana
:17 PM, Mohamed Bana [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: anyone? \setuplayout [backspace=8cm, width=middle] Wolfgang Mohamed Bana wrote: %%% Document %%% % engine=luatex \enableregime [utf-8] \mainlanguage[uk] \language[uk] \setuppapersize [A4] [A4] \showframe

[NTG-context] Centering the page

2008-11-22 Thread Mohamed Bana
%%% Document %%% % engine=luatex \enableregime [utf-8] \mainlanguage[uk] \language[uk] \setuppapersize [A4] [A4] \showframe %\showlayout %\setuplayout[width=middle] \setupwhitespace [medium] \starttext \input knuth \input zapf \input tufte \stoptext Look at

[NTG-context] Testing the build

2008-11-16 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hi, Do the developers run the trunk against a set of test cases? For instance, testing the new release against files that compile successfully under the current stable release? I ask as I often see people complain that the new beta isn't working and so forth.

[NTG-context] questions about Aditya's thesis

2008-11-06 Thread Mohamed Bana
Hello everyone, Here's the link to his thesis; http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~adityam/publications/thesis/thesis.tar.gz 1. Is this the new official syntax? \chapter[chap:01] Introduction \section Motivation 2. How do I enabled colour links for the bibliography citations? I've tried - You'll

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt MkIV and texlive2008

2008-11-06 Thread Mohamed Bana
I put the following in my .bashrc; alias contextstart='. ~/context-minimals/tex/setuptex ~/context-minimals/tex' And when I wish to compile a document; $ contextstart Setting /home/mbana/context-minimals/tex as TEXROOT. $ texexec file.tex MkIV should work out of the box with texlive 2008,

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