Re: [NTG-context] PDF viewer

2022-09-26 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi Pablo, Hraban refers to Paulo Ney de Souza from US. He recently joined the ConTeXt meeting and indeed he mentioned that TUG had a fund raising campaign which was successful. Kind regards Willi > On 23 Sep 2022, at 17:23, Pablo Rodriguez via ntg-context > wrote: > > On 9/22/22 20:07,

Re: [NTG-context] CLD setupheadertexts

2022-08-25 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
25/2022 7:32 PM, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: >> Hello! >> I have a ConTeXt Lua Document where I need to have headertexts. >> When running the enclosed file I get 6 pages where only page 1 and 2 have >> header texts and the others none. — Why is that? >>

Re: [NTG-context] CLD setupheadertexts

2022-08-25 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hans! Thank you so much for your help and quick answer. Indeed now all header texts appear as expected :-) I will wikify this of course! Kind regards Willi > On 25 Aug 2022, at 19:45, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 8/25/2022 7:32 PM, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: >> H

[NTG-context] CLD setupheadertexts

2022-08-25 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello! I have a ConTeXt Lua Document where I need to have headertexts. When running the enclosed file I get 6 pages where only page 1 and 2 have header texts and the others none. — Why is that? Thanks for hints! Kind regards Willi Test-headertexts.pdf Description: Adobe PDF document

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

2022-07-21 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
-- "{This is a test}") context.stopplacefigure() end \stopluacode \define\Test{\ctxlua{Foto_page()}} \starttext \strut \Test \stoptext KR Willi > On 18 Jul 2022, at 20:56, Henning Hraban Ramm via ntg-context > wrote: > &g

Re: [NTG-context] How to setup a headertext in a doublesided document in a cld?

2022-07-20 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
:05, Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > wrote: > > Willi Egger via ntg-context schrieb am 16.07.2022 um 17:03: >> Hello! >> >> I tried to setup a headertext in a context-lua-document. — No problem for >> the singlesided version, however hoe to pass the

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

2022-07-18 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi all, I wanted to place a figure in a cld. The example in the cld manual does not reveal how to influence bahavior except for the caption. context.placefigure( “caption”, function() context.externalfigure({i}, { width = "\\textwidth" } ) end ) Can anybody enlighten me? Kind regards

[NTG-context] How to setup a headertext in a doublesided document in a cld?

2022-07-16 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello! I tried to setup a headertext in a context-lua-document. — No problem for the singlesided version, however hoe to pass the info for a double sided version? Unfortunately the cld-mkiv manual contains an example for a singlesided document. It ried context.setupheadertexts({ function()

Re: [NTG-context] return a labeltext with color...

2022-06-24 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hans, Wolfgang, I am so happy to receive your immediate answers. — Thanks a lot, the problem is solved and I get the colored labeltext! Thank you Willi > On 24 Jun 2022, at 19:19, Hans Hagen via ntg-context > wrote: > > On 6/24/2022 4:34 PM, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrot

[NTG-context] return a labeltext with color...

2022-06-24 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi all, Sorry for bothering you again. I would like that lua is returning a colored string, which is a label-text. The following does not work, the labeltext remains black, there is no error though: return context.color({"red"},context.labeltext(s)) What is the correct approach? Thanks for

Re: [NTG-context] Failing \doifemptyelse

2022-06-24 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
022 um 23:00: >> On 6/23/2022 9:16 PM, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: >>> Good evening gurus! >>> >>> Why is the minimal example failing? i.e. executing always the else-branch? >>> >>> \setuppapersize[A6][A6] >>> >>> \

[NTG-context] Failing \doifemptyelse

2022-06-23 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Good evening gurus! Why is the minimal example failing? i.e. executing always the else-branch? \setuppapersize[A6][A6] \setvariables [Test] [Number=] \starttext Value of variable Number before test: \getvariable{Test}{Number} \crlf

Re: [NTG-context] List of publications...

2022-05-17 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
> On 11 May 2022, at 11:53, śrīrāma via ntg-context wrote: > > On 5/11/22 2:24 PM Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: >> I ws trying to finish my list of publications. How ever I now get a very >> strange list. >> >> Could someone compile the attached tex-s

[NTG-context] List of publications...

2022-05-11 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Good morning!I ws trying to finish my list of publications. How ever I now get a very strange list.Could someone compile the attached tex-sample-file and see?I have ConTeXt  ver: 2022.04.20 19:18 LMTX  fmt: 2022.4.22ThanksWilli publist-test.bbl Description: Binary data publist-test.pdf

Re: [NTG-context] How to place "Content" and other chapter-level titles the same vertical distance from the top?

2022-05-09 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi Joel, I think you can achieve what you want by using \placelist[chapter,section] instead of \completecontent. Then you can start the TOC by \startchapter[Content] \placelist…. \stopchapter. The same approach can be used for other lists/indexes. Kind regards Willli > On 8 May 2022, at

Re: [NTG-context] Centering figures that extend into the margin

2022-04-20 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi Yann, I have not a solution for you but I would like to point you to the “details” manual, where many of special placements of floats are discussed. Kind regards Willi > On 20 Apr 2022, at 11:39, yann--- via ntg-context wrote: > > Hi, > > I've been playing around with 'marginnote'

Re: [NTG-context] TeXworks on Linux

2022-04-16 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
9/04/2022 à 21:52, Willi Egger via ntg-context a écrit : >> Good evening! >> >> Currently I am trying to test different editors on a Linux-box. — Tonight I >> installed TeXworks. Now I wanted to change the editor to use ConTeXt LMTX. I >> added in the tab “typesett

Re: [NTG-context] placing (on) layers

2022-04-16 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi Hraban, if you flush a layer like in your example, then the layer is attached to the left top of the text area. If you want to place it in another place, you will have to move it by x and y dimensions to the right place in the first brackets of the \setlayerframed command . — What would be

[NTG-context] TeXworks on Linux

2022-04-09 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Good evening! Currently I am trying to test different editors on a Linux-box. — Tonight I installed TeXworks. Now I wanted to change the editor to use ConTeXt LMTX. I added in the tab “typesetting" the path to the executables in the TeX tree. Then I added funder editing the processing tools

Re: [NTG-context] new upload / more math

2022-04-01 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi Hans, congrats for this new society! — At this date it is specially hilarious :-) Happy CMS! Willi > On 1 Apr 2022, at 16:30, jdh via ntg-context wrote: > > > > Wrong. The imperial measurement system, may give Europeans a headache, but > is NOT obsolete, by any means. A good chunk of

Re: [NTG-context] documentation for \cite and \setupcite commands

2022-03-28 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Amine, The thing is, that in the MKIV-publications.pdf (see in the doc subtree of texmf-context) \setupcite does not exist. This command is used by the implementation by Taco Hoekwater. This system is still in the distro. In order to get your bibliography working you will have to study the

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter number retrieval

2022-03-23 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
gt; Hi Willi, > > You could also access the number by using the > \getmarking[chapternumber][current]. > I think you have used a similar approach in the > https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Thumb_index. > > Adam > > On Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 11:15 PM Willi Egger via ntg-con

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter number retrieval

2022-03-22 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
cturenumber? Something along > those lines? There seem to be a number of these but as yet undocumented > as far as I can see. > > Julian > > On 22/3/22 10:19, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: > > Hi Julian, > > > > :-) I am confronted with my own comments :-) &g

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter number retrieval

2022-03-22 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello Sreeram! What a nice and simple solution. After fiddling a bit I got it working also in my environment for the book! — Thank you so much for the support. Kind regrards Willi > On 22 Mar 2022, at 03:29, śrīrāma via ntg-context wrote: > > On Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:17 AM Wi

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter number retrieval

2022-03-21 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
y yourself back in 2011 at > https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Last_Head_Number > > I wonder if this helps? > > Julian > > On 22/3/22 07:47, Willi Egger via ntg-context wrote: >> Hello everybody! >> >> >> I would like to typeset the chapter title

[NTG-context] Chapter number retrieval

2022-03-21 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello everybody! I would like to typeset the chapter title without number in the text. — However I still would need to retrieve the number for a calculation in a MetaFun graphic. I assume, that even though this number is not typeset, it is kept in the background. How to retrieve it? Kind

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-21 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello Wolfgang, thank you so much for your time and investigation. — Indeed your solution works fine! I use the latest version from March 2022. I use \startbodymatter cum suis. Lieber Gruß Willi > On 20 Mar 2022, at 17:21, Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > wrote: > > Wil

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-20 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hoi Wolfgang, I tested both variants (bodymatter and bodypart. The compilation runs through, however without the thumb-picture in the margin and the metafun error is in the log. Gruß! Willi > On 20 Mar 2022, at 17:00, Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > wrote: > > Willi E

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-20 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
, that the \setups command is not executed.. Kind regards Willi > On 20 Mar 2022, at 11:28, Wolfgang Schuster via ntg-context > wrote: > > Willi Egger via ntg-context schrieb am 19.03.2022 um 21:42: >> Hello Otared, >> thanks so much for your testing and

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-20 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Test D] > \samplefile{ward} > \stopchapter > > > \stopbodymatter > \stop > > \startbackmatter > \dorecurse{5}{\startchapter[title=Test #1] > \samplefile{thuan} > \stopchapter} > > \stopbackmatter > > \stoptext >

[NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin, again.

2022-03-19 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello, I am a little desperate… I have installed in a new directory the latest version of ConTeXt. I run the sample file I provided before. After enabling a second chapter-section before the \setups{Thumb-picture} the metafun error reoccurs. — Looking at the log I do net get really wiser,

Re: [NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-19 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
setups{Thumb-pictures} > before \starttext (using version 2022.03.12 17:56 LMTX). > However in the file you sent the choice of the command > \setups{Thumb-pictures} > is between chapter A and B, which seems starnge to me... > > Best regards: Otared K. > >> On 18

[NTG-context] Metafun, difficulty with graphical element in the margin

2022-03-18 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Good evening! I have a dictionary where I would like to include thumb-pictures in the margin. — When I use the attached code with a single \startchapter...\stopchapter, it works. However if I add another \startchapter…\stopchapter before loading the setups for the thumb-picture metafun throws

Re: [NTG-context] Force a hyphenation

2022-03-17 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Thanks everybody very much for the explanations. — As I am Swiss, these matters with ß were never correctly understood and my knowledge about hyphenation is old… Thank you Thomas for pointing me to the Duden-rules. I will check-out the same issue about ck and k-k … Kind regards Willi > On

[NTG-context] Force a hyphenation

2022-03-16 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi, at the moment I am dealing with a German text. Although I have \mainlanguage[de] in the preamble the word 'des Eiweißes' is hyphenated as 'des Eiwei-ßes'. Of course this should be 'des Eiweis-ses'. How can I make sure that ConTeXt is hyphenating this corerctly? Kind regards Willi

[NTG-context] Fwd: Bibliography (follow up)

2022-03-12 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
the journal name in the list of publications.I tried to find out where these glitches in the source happen, however that was in vain.I hope that these issues can be fixed in due timeKind regardsWilli  publist-test.pdf Description: Adobe PDF document Begin forwarded message:From: Willi Egger via

[NTG-context] Bibliography (follow up)

2022-03-12 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello,I am following up on my previous mail from 22-02-2022…In the meantime I was able to find out, what the problem with the crippled publication in the list was. — After adapting the *.bbl file it now works. — However there is  most probably a bug in the setup of the list-layout. What you can

[NTG-context] Bibliography

2022-02-22 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi all,I have a rather old project which involves a bibbliography of about 60 entries. — Now I tried to use the publications environment after reading the manual. — I must say environment this is impressive!However I struggle with getting it working.1. When using my dataset, which is encoded as a

[NTG-context] Fwd: Placement of figures

2022-01-24 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
would really appreciate any hint for improvement.KRWilliBegin forwarded message:From: Willi Egger via ntg-context <ntg-context@ntg.nl>Subject: [NTG-context] Placement of figuresDate: 13 January 2022 at 18:29:25 CETTo: mailing list for ConTeXt users <ntg-context@ntg.nl>Cc: Willi

Re: [NTG-context] \installpagearrangement doublesided stickers

2022-01-22 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hello Jigé, Adapt your layout to the following and it works. \setuplayout [%] margin=0mm, topspace=0mm, backspace=1mm, width=80mm, height=50mm, nx=2, ny=5, dx=0mm, dy=0mm, location=middle, marking=on, ] Kind regards Willi > On 16 Jan 2022, at 15:18, Jigé via ntg-context wrote: > > Greetings

[NTG-context] Placement of floats

2022-01-13 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi all, here follows the compilation of the example-file, this time I replaced the dummy-figure with a simple \framedtext in order to comply with the 100kB rule of the mailing-list. I added a black line at the bottom with “Preview” on Mac OSX test-placefigures.pdf Description: Adobe PDF

[NTG-context] Placement of figures

2022-01-13 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
Hi all, I have a project with my brother in which 5 foto’s are placed with the XY arrangement in a row. Now we see, that the floats are not placed all on the correct position. I tried all kind of things, but I am not able to fix them in the desired position. — When using the key location=top,

Re: [NTG-context] How to create cell data that spans four rows in a table?

2022-01-08 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
I would suggest not to use \starttable at all. To me the most suitable table environment for such a table is \bTABLE \eTABLE. It gives you all kind of control over layout, dimensions, frames on and off etc. \setupTABLE[c][1][leftframe=off,width=40mm] \setupTABLE[c][2][rightframe=off,

Re: [NTG-context] How to use a variable in a macro agrument

2021-12-18 Thread Willi Egger via ntg-context
May be \useexternalfigure is your friend instead of your \define[]\logofile{}, which allows you to give a symbolic name of the logo-file. This symbolic name you can use then in the setlayer construct. Willi > On 18 Dec 2021, at 10:52, skyhorse--- via ntg-context > wrote: > > > > I have a

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

2021-06-08 Thread Willi Egger
Hi all,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.Context version: 2021.06.01 17:04 LMTX What is oing wrong here?Kind

Re: [NTG-context] combinations

2021-05-22 Thread Willi Egger
Hello everybody, this example given by Hans is interesting. I added it to the Wiki to the command \startcombination. Willi > On 14 May 2021, at 11:39, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 5/14/2021 6:30 AM, Benny Schurig wrote: >> Hi Julian, >> for me first reply ever with a suggestion: >> You have to

Re: [NTG-context] Trouble constructing a drawer rail with MP

2021-05-22 Thread Willi Egger
two points Pkt[1] and "Pkt[1] shifted 10mm in direction 194 > degrees", but Pkt[1] and the point which is 10mm from the origin, > rotated 194 degrees. > > /Mikael > > On Fri, May 21, 2021 at 9:27 PM Willi Egger wrote: >> >> Hi Jairo! >> &

Re: [NTG-context] Trouble constructing a drawer rail with MP

2021-05-21 Thread Willi Egger
] := (origin--dir(194)*10mm) shifted Pkt[1]; > > and > > p[103] := (origin--dir(166)*10mm) shifted Pkt[2]; > > do what you need? > > Jairo > > El vie, 21 de may. de 2021 a la(s) 05:57, Willi Egger (cont...@boede.nl) > escribió: > Hello MP Gurus! > > I wa

[NTG-context] Trouble constructing a drawer rail with MP

2021-05-21 Thread Willi Egger
Hello MP Gurus!I wanted to make a technical drawing. However the enclosed mwe does not give me the required results.While the vector from point 1 is directing in the desired direction of 194 degrees, the second vector from point 2 does not as defined point in the direction of 166 degrees.What am I

Re: [NTG-context] A Metafun-Problem

2021-04-12 Thread Willi Egger
ote: > > Is this what you need? If so, change unitsquare by fullsquare. > > Jairo > > El lun, 12 de abr. de 2021 a la(s) 16:06, Willi Egger (cont...@boede.nl) > escribió: > Hi > > can somebody tell me why I do not get a trapezoid with bottom angles of 120 > d

Re: [NTG-context] A Metafun-Problem

2021-04-12 Thread Willi Egger
e abr. de 2021 a la(s) 16:06, Willi Egger (cont...@boede.nl) > escribió: > Hi > > can somebody tell me why I do not get a trapezoid with bottom angles of 120 > degrees? > > Please try the attached m

[NTG-context] A Metafun-Problem

2021-04-12 Thread Willi Egger
Hican somebody tell me why I do not get a trapezoid with bottom angles of 120 degrees?Please try the attached minimal example.Thank you!Willi test.tex Description: Binary data test.pdf Description: Adobe PDF document

[NTG-context] Problem creating format file after downloading current version: 2021.03.09 11:42

2021-03-11 Thread Willi Egger
Hello, todau I decided to upgrade my ConTeXt LMTX installation. However I get troubles and can not make a format file due to a fatal error. Please see cont-en-error.log Kind regards Willi cont-en-error.log Description: Binary data

Re: [NTG-context] upload

2020-11-17 Thread Willi Egger
Hans, I was looking trough your new manuals. Chapeau! Very interesting and good reading! — I wonder whether your day still has 24 hours ;-) — Thank you so much! Willi > On 17 Nov 2020, at 12:55, Hans Hagen wrote: > > Hi, > > I uploaded a new version of lmtx (and mkiv). We're still in the

Re: [NTG-context] How to reproduce a particular head/title style (reformat)

2020-11-15 Thread Willi Egger
Hi Garulfo! Now! — You managed do do a nice job! :-) Willi > On 15 Nov 2020, at 19:53, Garulfo wrote: > > Hi, > > finally I made some progress and uploaded files to the wiki in "Reports and > articles" Samples section (https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Sample_documents) > > Initial PDF

Re: [NTG-context] Filler rules

2020-10-22 Thread Willi Egger
Thank you Wolfgang! — In the meantime i was indeed able to setup what i needed with \blackrule Kind regards Willi > On 22 Oct 2020, at 22:09, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 15.10.2020 um 21:59: >> Hoi, >> >> In earlier times we

Re: [NTG-context] A Spanish introduction to ConTeXt Mark IV

2020-10-15 Thread Willi Egger
Good evening Joaquin, first of all congratulations for your initiative, this is really an impressive piece of work! Without wanting to critisize I think, that in general MKIV documents should be made up with \start”elment” … \stop”element”. This will be important for all those, who also need

Re: [NTG-context] Filler rules

2020-10-15 Thread Willi Egger
:33, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 14.10.2020 um 15:48: >> Good afternoon! >> >> I am dealing with a book, which has a short black rule under the title of >> the chapters. >> >> I see, that the old rule mechanisms are no more a

[NTG-context] Filler rules

2020-10-14 Thread Willi Egger
Good afternoon! I am dealing with a book, which has a short black rule under the title of the chapters. I see, that the old rule mechanisms are no more available in LMTX and are replaced by fillers. Now with the following setup, I would expect a 50mm line placed centered. Hoewever this seems

Re: [NTG-context] help with forced page break in TOC

2020-10-05 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Julian, the mechanism does not work in the typesetting of the TOC. Whatt you is the following, when the book is in a final stage: run the file with \showinjector. This will give you in the left margin the numbers of the different TOC-entries. Now you can say \setinjector[list] [“the

Re: [NTG-context] VisualStudioCode on Linux

2020-09-25 Thread Willi Egger
t;, >"isDefault": true >}, >"problemMatcher": [] >} > ] > } > %%% End of file > > Then, in the extension setting inside code, I had to enable the color scheme > for context. > > Then it works to compile with c

[NTG-context] VisualStudioCode on Linux

2020-09-24 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Linux users! Can somebody tell me how to get the extension for ConTeXt to be installed for VisualStudioCode? Thani you in advance! Kind regards Willi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well,

Re: [NTG-context] \checkpage in the TOC

2020-08-12 Thread Willi Egger
Beste Hans! thank you so much for your solution! After plying I will remember your last statement in your answer :-) Kind regards Willi > On 12 Aug 2020, at 02:04, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 8/10/2020 11:02 PM, Willi Egger wrote: >> Hello! >> humble, in another book I

[NTG-context] \checkpage in the TOC

2020-08-11 Thread Willi Egger
Hello! humble, in another book I am trying to improve the list of contents. On different places occur page breaks which should be addressed and corrected. I tried to use the method \checkpage[][], however my attempts are not succesful. For your reference I include a screenshot of the

[NTG-context] Header bottom line vanishing after 87 pages

2020-08-06 Thread Willi Egger
Hello good morning, I encounter a strange problem when compiling my project. The book has 252 pages, compilation runs without errors. But after 87 pages the bottom frame of the header is turned off. The \setupbackgrounds command is given only once in the preamble. — So I am curious what that

Re: [NTG-context] Placing a section ending depending on odd/even sectionnumber

2020-08-05 Thread Willi Egger
Wolfgang, thank you so much for your help! Hm, when reading your explanation I start to understand my short cut in thinking about solving the problem. I will build it into my project… Thanks and kind regards Willi > On 4 Aug 2020, at 19:46, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > >

[NTG-context] Placing a section ending depending on odd/even sectionnumber

2020-08-04 Thread Willi Egger
Hi, now I have another hurdle to be taken :-) — Depending on the odd or even number of the section I have to place an ornament at the end of the section. I have sofar the following setup: \define\stopmysection {\setups{endsection}} \startsetups endsection \doifelse

Re: [NTG-context] About testing rest of space on a page

2020-07-30 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Taco and Wolfgang! Thank you both for the reply and input. — I am going to play :-) Kind regards Willi > On 30 Jul 2020, at 21:25, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Taco Hoekwater schrieb am 30.07.2020 um 09:05: >>> On 29 Jul 2020, at 23:08, Willi Egger wrote:

[NTG-context] About testing rest of space on a page

2020-07-29 Thread Willi Egger
Good evening! I have a bookproject in which sections are ended with a small graphical element. Now as usual this graphic might be moved to a new page which is of course unwanted. At this moment I have: \startsetups endsection \vfil

[NTG-context] Pagenumbering with \setupcounter[userpagenumber]

2020-07-29 Thread Willi Egger
Good evening! I am trying to make use of the userpagenumber counter. I have a book at hand, where I need to adjust the start of the pagenumbering. It appears to me, that the \setupcounter[userpagenumber[state=stop] and later the \setupcounter[userpagenumber][state=start,start=7] is not giving

Re: [NTG-context] Using \defineoverlay for a framed text

2020-06-16 Thread Willi Egger
Hi Marco, thank you! :-) Willi > On 16 Jun 2020, at 14:44, Marco Patzer wrote: > > On Tue, 16 Jun 2020 14:37:17 +0200 > Marco Patzer wrote: > >> On Tue, 16 Jun 2020 14:17:09 +0200 >> Willi Egger wrote: >> >>> I try to use a Metapost drawing as

[NTG-context] Using \defineoverlay for a framed text

2020-06-16 Thread Willi Egger
Hello listmembers, I try to use a Metapost drawing as a background to a framed text. — I can not make it working though… \startuniqueMPgraphic{Markings} %{Markings:\overlaywidth:\overlayheight} fill OverlayBox enlarged 5mm withcolor blue; \stopuniqueMPgraphic

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt source browser website update

2020-06-10 Thread Willi Egger
This is really a nice interface! Thank you so much for all this work! Willi > On 7 Jun 2020, at 16:25, Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > Hi all, > > I just replaced the software of https://source.contextgarden.net/ by a Lua > implementation that uses Hans Hagen’s SciTE lexers for syntax highlighting

Re: [NTG-context] macOS

2020-03-31 Thread Willi Egger
If I understand the policy of Apple correctly, then it is that \usr is not meant to be a directory to be used by the user and therefore spotlight by default will not index anything in that directory. When opening Finder then the mentioned folder is not even shown i.e. it is hidden and spotlight

Re: [NTG-context] Box of certain width (and height?) containing a paragraph of text?

2020-03-30 Thread Willi Egger
Gerben, did you think about using \framedtext, setting the frame off? Willi > On 30 Mar 2020, at 21:45, Gerben Wierda wrote: > > Does ConTeXt have a command to create a (non framed) box from a line of text, > where the text is typeset as a paragraph inside a box of certain size? > > G >

Re: [NTG-context] Problem with \setuparranging

2020-02-26 Thread Willi Egger
When looking at your setup, then it appears, that you start arranging two times. This is not how arranging works. — Context will first compile the whole document as single pages and only after all is ok, it will loop over the pages and arrange them. So it is not possible to mix e.g. A4 portrait

Re: [NTG-context] \setupitemgroup[itemize],/setupitemize

2019-12-23 Thread Willi Egger
Wolfgang, thank you for this expalantion. Kind regards Willi > On 18 Dec 2019, at 23:15, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 18.12.2019 um 19:58: >> Wolfgans, Hraban, >> >> thank you very much for this instruction! >> >&g

[NTG-context] \setupitemgroup[itemize],/setupitemize

2019-12-18 Thread Willi Egger
Hello everybody, I just wanted to typeset a simple file with a adaptet itemization. Howewer none of the options have effect. Do I miss somehting or is itemize broken? MWE: % \setupitemize[packed][n,left={Step~},n] \setupitemgroup[itemize][1][packed][left={Step~},n] \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Cross referencing by using \useexternaldoument

2019-08-18 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Wolfgang! Thank you again for your explanation. Indeed the thing is the availability of the tuc-file of the referenced file. — I will add a note on this on the Wiki. Willi > On 18 Aug 2019, at 18:07, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 18.08.2019 um 17:3

Re: [NTG-context] Cross referencing by using \useexternaldoument

2019-08-18 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Wolfgang! thank you so much for your quick reply! I will test and see! Thanks! Willi > On 18 Aug 2019, at 18:07, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 18.08.2019 um 17:30: >> Hi all, >> >> there is an old thread concerning this issue f

[NTG-context] Cross referencing by using \useexternaldoument

2019-08-18 Thread Willi Egger
Hi all, there is an old thread concerning this issue from september 2015. It appears unfortunately, that this issue persists. You can reference to places inside a document, but references to an outside document are broken. The links do not work and no page numbers or texts are typeset from

Re: [NTG-context] Typesetting hebrew in a table...

2019-08-12 Thread Willi Egger
t; >> On 12 Aug 2019, at 15:08, Willi Egger wrote: >> >> Hi all, >> >> my brother is studying Ifrith and wants to have a dictionary. The idea is to >> typeset left German and right Ifrith in a /bTABLE…\eTABLE environment. >> >> When trying t

[NTG-context] Typesetting hebrew in a table...

2019-08-12 Thread Willi Egger
Hi all, my brother is studying Ifrith and wants to have a dictionary. The idea is to typeset left German and right Ifrith in a /bTABLE…\eTABLE environment. When trying to typeset the Ifrith text is not broken into lines correctly i.e. it is leaping into the cell reserved for the German text. —

Re: [NTG-context] Spacing after combination

2019-07-16 Thread Willi Egger
Marco, there is a \setupcombination command: \setupcombination [...,...] [..,..=..,..] 1 NAME 2 nx ny width height location distance alternative align continue before after inbetween style color OPT = NUMBER = NUMBER = fit DIMENSION = fit DIMENSION = left middle right top bottom = DIMENSION =

Re: [NTG-context] aligning rotated text in a natural table

2019-06-12 Thread Willi Egger
Martin, did you try to add [align=lohi]? Willi > On 12 Jun 2019, at 13:11, Martin Althoff wrote: > > I am trying to align rotated text horizontally and vertically in a table > cell. Vertically > is no problem, horizontally it fails. Non-rotated text is, of course, fine. > > What can I do to

Re: [NTG-context] https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Fraktur_fonts

2019-05-22 Thread Willi Egger
Hi Rudolf, I looked at your work on the wiki. It looks very nice, well-structured. I wanted to try to upload the pictures. However if I understand the help correctly, then one needs privileges to upload files? Kind regards Willi > On 12 May 2019, at 19:56, Rudolf Bahr wrote: > > Hello All,

Re: [NTG-context] How to write a wiki page?

2019-04-30 Thread Willi Egger
Hello Rudolf, the ConTeXt wiki kan be extended by everybody. What you should do is make your account and then you can start. I would be glad to be involved in this page, because I have written an article, which will be published in the next issue of the ConTexT journal. It is dealing with

[NTG-context] Manipulating the pagenumber in the TOC

2019-04-21 Thread Willi Egger
Hi all, "when manipulating in one area you will have to manipulate also in other aeras” I must confess. I asked some time ago about manipulating the pagenumber. Wolfgang provide me the following approach: \cldcontext{“\letterpercent.0f”,(\pagenumber+1)/2} This works indeed fine. However now

Re: [NTG-context] Troubles with the \cldcontext command

2019-04-02 Thread Willi Egger
Dear Wolfgang! thank you so much for your reply. I tried the test file and it works. tomorrow I will look further in a bigger environment. Thanks and good night! Willi > On 2 Apr 2019, at 21:17, Willi Egger wrote: > > Hello! > > I have the following code, which should mani

[NTG-context] Troubles with the \cldcontext command

2019-04-02 Thread Willi Egger
Hello! I have the following code, which should manipulate the page number. However I get an error: MWE: \setuppapersize [A6] [A6] \setuppagenumbering[location=none] \startsetups [Pagenumber] \doifrightpageelse {\cldcontext{"\letterpercent d",(\pagenumber+1)/2}} {} \stopsetups

Re: [NTG-context] Write your own module?

2019-03-28 Thread Willi Egger
Hi Gerard, the easiest is probably to put such a module into the texmf-tree i.e in ../texmf-project/tec/context/third/yourmodulename Do not to forget to regenerate the filedatabase. Willi > On 26 Mar 2019, at 12:20, Geert Verhaag wrote: > > Hi, > > I'd like to start writing a module, and

Re: [NTG-context] Small pages and large framed texts

2019-03-21 Thread Willi Egger
Gosh Wolfgang! Thank you so much for your piece of code! — It starts to look nicer and nicer in my little project :-) Kindest regards Willi > On 20 Mar 2019, at 22:31, Wolfgang Schuster > wrote: > > Willi Egger schrieb am 20.03.19 um 22:11: >> It’s me again… &

Re: [NTG-context] Small pages and large framed texts

2019-03-20 Thread Willi Egger
\startsection[title=\TEX -commands] \placelistofsorts[texcommand] \stopsection \stoptext Willi > On 20 Mar 2019, at 20:48, Willi Egger wrote: > > Thank you Wolfgang, I will try this! > > Willi > >> On 20 Mar 2019, at 18:26, Willi Egger wrote:

Re: [NTG-context] Small pages and large framed texts

2019-03-20 Thread Willi Egger
Thank you Wolfgang, I will try this! Willi > On 20 Mar 2019, at 18:26, Willi Egger wrote: > > Hi, > > I deal with a small project, in which I should be able to make a framed text > break over the page. — Does anyone have an idea how to achieve this? > >

[NTG-context] Small pages and large framed texts

2019-03-20 Thread Willi Egger
Hi, I deal with a small project, in which I should be able to make a framed text break over the page. — Does anyone have an idea how to achieve this? \setuppapersize[A6][A6] \setupbodyfont[pagella,rm,10pt] \starttext \framedtext {\dorecurse{3}{\input ward\blank}}

Re: [NTG-context] Blogging about ConTeXt at Hostsharing

2019-03-16 Thread Willi Egger
Thank you for sharing, nice blog, and nice flyers too! Willi > On 15 Mar 2019, at 16:46, Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > > Dear all, > > with your kind help I was able to establish an inhouse workflow to > produce print material for my hosting cooperative Hostsharing. > > We are going to use ConTeXt

Re: [NTG-context] lua-error when asking for the fontame

2019-03-09 Thread Willi Egger
Thank you Hans! > On 9 Mar 2019, at 10:12, Hans Hagen wrote: > > On 3/8/2019 11:16 PM, Willi Egger wrote: >> \setupbodyfont[pagella,rm,12pt] >> \starttext >> This text is written in \font\fontname >> \stoptext > > > This te

[NTG-context] lua-error when asking for the fontame

2019-03-08 Thread Willi Egger
Hello, today I updated ConTeXt to the version of 2019-03-05. While testing a type-script I got an error, when I ask for the font name. lua error > lua error on line 1 in file /test.tex: ...ext/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/mkiv/font-syn.lua:519: bad argument #1 to 'lower' (string

Re: [NTG-context] ARIAL and hebrew

2019-03-04 Thread Willi Egger
you for your input! Willi > On 4 Mar 2019, at 08:12, Arthur Reutenauer > wrote: > > On Sun, Mar 03, 2019 at 11:47:24PM +0100, Willi Egger wrote: >> I have a little project for preparing a vocabulary for an Ivrith student. — >> The text should be typeset with Arial. Ho

[NTG-context] ARIAL and hebrew

2019-03-03 Thread Willi Egger
Good evening! I have a little project for preparing a vocabulary for an Ivrith student. — The text should be typeset with Arial. However, when I try to use it I get the vowel points between the glyphs instead of thereunder. — So my question is, does anybody have experience with the use of

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