Re: [NTG-context] problem with MkIV/TeXlive/TEXMFCACHE

2021-08-30 Thread luigi scarso via ntg-context
On Mon, Aug 30, 2021 at 12:48 PM Rainer J.H. Brandt via ntg-context < ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: > luigi scarso via ntg-context writes: > > > > On Fri, Aug 27, 2021 at 10:35 AM Rainer J.H. Brandt via ntg-context < > > > > ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: &

Re: [NTG-context] problem with MkIV/TeXlive/TEXMFCACHE

2021-08-30 Thread luigi scarso via ntg-context
On Mon, Aug 30, 2021 at 11:49 AM Rainer J.H. Brandt via ntg-context < ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: > Hello Luigi, > > you asked: > > On Fri, Aug 27, 2021 at 10:35 AM Rainer J.H. Brandt via ntg-context < > > ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: > > > > > Dear experts, > > > > > > I want to use ConTeXt MkIV as

Re: [NTG-context] problem with MkIV/TeXlive/TEXMFCACHE

2021-08-27 Thread luigi scarso via ntg-context
On Fri, Aug 27, 2021 at 10:35 AM Rainer J.H. Brandt via ntg-context < ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: > Dear experts, > > I want to use ConTeXt MkIV as supplied by TeXlive 2021. > After installation, I ran "mtxrun --generate". > I also tried "context --generate". > Both create output in the wrong

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt exporter for Org Mode

2021-08-10 Thread luigi scarso via ntg-context
On Tue, Aug 10, 2021 at 10:01 AM Jason Ross via ntg-context < ntg-context@ntg.nl> wrote: > Hello, > > I have developed a ConTeXt exporter for Org Mode. It is available at > https://github.com/Jason-S-Ross/ox-context > > The exporter provides custom environments for each Org Mode entity > in an

Re: [NTG-context] lmtx upload

2021-06-24 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 7:29 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > Hi, > > I uploaded a new version. I got sidetracked by an experiment. We can > read from zip files, but as I had some tar archives I wondered if we > could read from them. They happened to be compressed. It uses an already > present

Re: [NTG-context] [#1] CJK regression? | lmtx-20210613 .

2021-06-17 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jun 17, 2021 at 11:33 AM luigi scarso wrote: > > > On Wed, Jun 16, 2021 at 10:53 PM Alan Braslau > wrote: > >> On Wed, 16 Jun 2021 17:14:22 +0200 >> luigi scarso wrote: >> >> > > Did you try this one? >> > > >> >

Re: [NTG-context] [#1] CJK regression? | lmtx-20210613 .

2021-06-17 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jun 16, 2021 at 10:53 PM Alan Braslau wrote: > On Wed, 16 Jun 2021 17:14:22 +0200 > luigi scarso wrote: > > > > Did you try this one? > > > > > > http://www.xpdfreader.com/download.html > > > > > > I doesn't workunder ubu

Re: [NTG-context] [#1] CJK regression? | lmtx-20210613 .

2021-06-16 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 9:00 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 6/15/2021 8:47 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > > > > On Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 8:29 PM Hans Hagen > <mailto:j.ha...@xs4all.nl>> wrote: > > > > On 6/15/2021 7:53 PM, Alan Braslau wrote:

Re: [NTG-context] [#1] CJK regression? | lmtx-20210613 .

2021-06-15 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 8:29 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 6/15/2021 7:53 PM, Alan Braslau wrote: > > On Tue, 15 Jun 2021 13:07:04 +0200 > > Hans Hagen wrote: > > > >> the windows mupdf viewer is somewhat crippled (no selection) but > >> searching for something shows the right bbox > > > > I do not

Re: [NTG-context] [#1] CJK regression? | lmtx-20210613 .

2021-06-15 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 9:13 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 6/15/2021 12:21 AM, Richard Mahoney wrote: > > Thank you very much for this Hans. And especially for resolving > > what looks like quite a complex issue in next to no time. > > > > As it happens I've found LMTX just fine for "production", so

Re: [NTG-context] Incorrect sorting in \completelistofabbreviations for numbers

2021-06-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jun 10, 2021 at 11:39 AM Markus Brandt < markus.bra...@sit.tu-darmstadt.de> wrote: > yes, seems like they are sorted by tag. But that’s not useful, since you > cannot use numbers in a tag. This tag is just the workaround for > abbreviations that include numbers. > > >

Re: [NTG-context] Incorrect sorting in \completelistofabbreviations for numbers

2021-06-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jun 10, 2021 at 11:08 AM Markus Brandt < markus.bra...@sit.tu-darmstadt.de> wrote: > Hi everyone, > > I think I've found a sorting bug in \completelistofabbreviations in the > latest LMTX (and probably also MKIV). When using this minimal example > > \abbreviation[OTT]{123}{One, Two, and

Re: [NTG-context] LMTX install

2021-05-23 Thread luigi scarso
Il Dom 23 Mag 2021, 12:14 jbf ha scritto: > Then something is not making sense (to me). > > .bashrc clearly shows: export > PATH=$PATH:/home/me/bin/context/tex/texmf-linux-64/bin, so does that not > mean that bin can be found via the path? So why does 'context > myfile.tex' not work? > > If I

Re: [NTG-context] \char not working with private unicodes

2021-05-12 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, May 11, 2021 at 3:41 PM Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > > > On 11 May 2021, at 15:16, Hans Hagen wrote: > > > > On 5/11/2021 2:08 PM, Jairo A. del Rio wrote: > >> Hi, list! Following this thread: > https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/596610/how-to-use-luatex-with-large-unicode-codepoint >

Re: [NTG-context] Adjusting parameters for a single page

2021-05-11 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, May 11, 2021 at 10:29 AM wrote: > -Ursprüngliche Nachricht- > > Von: Hans Hagen > > Gesendet: Dienstag, 11. Mai 2021 00:13 > > An: mailing list for ConTeXt users ; Maier, Denis > > Christian (UB) > > Betreff: Re: [NTG-context] Adjusting parameters for a single page > > > > On

Re: [NTG-context] simpleslides gives 'input stack overflow'

2021-05-11 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, May 9, 2021 at 11:25 PM Adam Reviczky wrote: > Hi, > > Looks like it is a problem with "StartPage" and "StopPage" in metapost. > > I get the same error with any MP graphic using those commands. > > More minimal example (without simpleslides) as per the wiki: >

Re: [NTG-context] How to write readable source files?

2021-04-24 Thread luigi scarso
On Sat, Apr 24, 2021 at 11:53 AM Jan U. Hasecke wrote: > > Hi all, > > how do you format your ConTeXt source files? > > I recently discovered prettier which reformats source files for > different markup > and programming languages such as html, markdown, json etc. > > There are some other tools

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: missing Lua API in binaries

2021-04-23 Thread luigi scarso
On Sat, Apr 24, 2021 at 1:33 AM Sylvain Hubert wrote: > You're right, I just checked the symbols of luatex and they contain all > the APIs of lua 5.3. > So I guess the problem is specific to luametatex and the latest context. > > > but in any case you should compile against the luatex headers,

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: missing Lua API in binaries

2021-04-23 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Apr 23, 2021 at 10:08 PM Sylvain Hubert wrote: > Dear Devs, > > Sorry if this is not the best place for reporting bugs. > > I'm trying to use the lpeglabel library written in C and delivered as > lpeglabel.so. > > $ ls > testlabel.lua lpeglabel.so > $ cat testlabel.lua >

[NTG-context] Luatex 1.13.1 announcement.

2021-04-02 Thread luigi scarso
== LuaTeX 1.13.1 2021-04-02 == Fixed an unwanted space in btex etex in metapost, introduced after a patch for troff. -- luigi

[NTG-context] Luatex 1.13.0 announcement.

2021-03-28 Thread luigi scarso
== LuaTeX 1.13.0 2021-03-12 == This is the release for TeX live 2021. Callback for nesting level used in tracingmacros. It is is a variant of \tracingstacklevels by Petr Olsak

Re: [NTG-context] composing commands

2021-02-05 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Feb 5, 2021 at 11:47 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > > never call a diaeresis an umlaut and vise versa ... hm latin is vice versa (or versa vice) italian is viceversa english is vice versa https://forvo.com/word/vice_versa/ I think that the latin one is the classic (or "restituta")

Re: [NTG-context] midi

2021-02-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Feb 4, 2021 at 4:16 AM Fabrice L wrote: > > I usually do images ; if you or the list ever want to see more, the site > https://art-aleatoire.com is to show my work, and all you can see there > is made by me using 100% MetaFun, with sometimes the help of you and the > list, and all the

Re: [NTG-context] dutch calendars 3 months

2021-01-05 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jan 5, 2021 at 1:14 PM Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > > Being Dutch, I never realised there was such a thing as a “Dutch > calendar”. > > These are just calendars? What makes them “Dutch” from an Italian > viewpoint? > > Best wishes, > Taco > > The reference site treccani says

[NTG-context] dutch calendars 3 months

2021-01-05 Thread luigi scarso
I guess this is a challenge for Willi : a module to typeset "dutch calendars" as in https://www.calendari.it/ (I am not involved at all with the site, it's the first I have found ) I like the slim version, with 3 months, the saint(s) of the day, the moon phases, the week number, the day from the

Re: [NTG-context] Off-topic: Struggles with LPEG grammar

2020-12-21 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Dec 21, 2020 at 2:36 PM Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > > > On 21 Dec 2020, at 14:08, Mojca Miklavec > wrote: > > > > Dear Taco, > > > > On Mon, 21 Dec 2020 at 13:46, Taco Hoekwater wrote: > >>> On 21 Dec 2020, at 13:16, Mojca Miklavec wrote: > >>> > >>> My only explanation would be that

Re: [NTG-context] Install Problems with 64 bit ARM Linux

2020-11-28 Thread luigi scarso
On Sat, Nov 28, 2020 at 11:18 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > looks nice (specs and such) indeed, maybe as a next tablet (i haven't > tested tex on the very old nexus in a while); probably a little faster > than the rpi 4 > these also look interesting e.g.

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-26 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Nov 26, 2020 at 6:10 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 11/26/2020 6:07 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > > > > Il Gio 26 Nov 2020, 18:00 Hans Hagen > <mailto:j.ha...@xs4all.nl>> ha scritto: > > > > On 11/26/2020 5:10 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > >

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-26 Thread luigi scarso
Il Gio 26 Nov 2020, 18:00 Hans Hagen ha scritto: > On 11/26/2020 5:10 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > > > > On Thu, Nov 26, 2020 at 5:00 PM Hans Hagen > <mailto:j.ha...@xs4all.nl>> wrote: > > > > Of course, if they care about luatex cs suppor

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-26 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Nov 26, 2020 at 5:00 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > Of course, if they care about luatex cs support they > could send an M1 mini to Mojca for the compile farm for some real testing. > very likely luatex will run full native on M1 on next texlive, following

[NTG-context] Guit meeting 2020

2020-09-11 Thread luigi scarso
GuIT (Gruppo Utilizzatori Italiani di TeX, official Italian TUG) is pleased to announce the GuITmeeting 2020, the 17th edition of the Italian conference on TeX, LaTeX and digital typography.   The conference, organized by GuIT and Sissa Medialab srl of Trieste, will be held online on the 31st

Re: [NTG-context] Commands with arguments before in ConTeXt

2020-06-29 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Jun 28, 2020 at 10:48 PM Jairo A. del Rio wrote: > I've read the following is not possible in TeX > > \def#1\macro{blabla#1} > > where arguments come before. The only partial exceptions are commands like > \atop or \over, which are in fact primitives. Is there a way to do this in >

Re: [NTG-context] Installing on arm64

2020-06-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 9:07 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 6/10/2020 7:47 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > > > > On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 7:27 PM Hans Hagen > <mailto:j.ha...@xs4all.nl>> wrote: > > > > On 6/10/2020 7:07 PM, Lutz Haseloff wrote

Re: [NTG-context] Installing on arm64

2020-06-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jun 10, 2020 at 7:27 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 6/10/2020 7:07 PM, Lutz Haseloff wrote: > > I think, there is simply no rule for aarch64 in install.sh > > > > I now patched it in a better way. > > ok > > > The binaries for aarch64 work like a charm on my device, a Samsung > > Galaxy A50

Re: [NTG-context] Checking existence of a macro (control sequence) by Lua

2020-05-27 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, May 28, 2020 at 12:43 AM wrote: > Off-topic: your email are always marked as spam by my gmail . Are you sure that your address setup is ok ? -- luigi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well,

Re: [NTG-context] bug in \doifinset

2020-05-27 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, May 27, 2020 at 11:28 PM Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > > Without commas, lists are harder both to read and to write (at least, to > me). > > what about \starttext \startTEXpage[offset=1em] \doifinsetelse{i7}{% i4,% i5,% i7,% } {yes}{no} \stopTEXpage \stoptext here seems to work. --

Re: [NTG-context] METAPOST: How do I get this 'max' cutafter to work?

2020-04-22 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Apr 22, 2020 at 9:30 AM Taco Hoekwater wrote: > > In contrast, intersectionpoint finds the first intersection on the > non-reversed paths, which > is the base of the arrowhead. > > IIrc , it's the first in shuffle order @ Incidentally, if the given cubics intersect more than once, the

Re: [NTG-context] Question: Are there any ConTeXt aware scientific pulishers yet

2020-04-16 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Apr 16, 2020 at 9:08 AM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > > > Am 15.04.2020 um 22:52 schrieb denis.maier.li...@mailbox.org: > > I’m using a Python script to convert DOCX to ConTeXt. c# under linux is also a valid option. -- luigi

[NTG-context] Luatex 1.12.0 announcement.

2020-03-30 Thread luigi scarso
== LuaTeX 1.12.0 2020-03-15 == This is the release for TeX live 2020. --shell-restricted now forbids loading of dso (dll/so object) Scaled virtual font Aadditional primitives

Re: [NTG-context] Quizz

2020-03-17 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 9:40 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > > I have no problem coming up with additional styles of code for remote > learning and student support but it has to have some 'direction' and not > be too random. > > one constrain could be "it works under google chrome > Version

Re: [NTG-context] Quizz

2020-03-16 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Mar 16, 2020 at 11:14 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 3/15/2020 10:34 AM, Fabrice Couvreur wrote: > > Hi, > > With the Coronavirus pandemic, my school will close like all the others. > > We chose to work with Microsoft Teams. I know how to file Math exercises > > written with ConteXt and

Re: [NTG-context] Quick question about dual output pdf and epub

2020-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Mar 4, 2020 at 9:51 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > > (in the meantime i actually gave away my ebook reader ... now i wait > till color shows up in e-ink which might give me a reason to play a bit > more) > >

Re: [NTG-context] Unicode 13 – save the \dodo!

2020-02-05 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Feb 5, 2020 at 10:38 AM Arthur Reutenauer < arthur.reutena...@normalesup.org> wrote: > > Just for the record: it is not true at all that Unicode is “mostly > emojis” nowadays. Even today, the vast majority of characters added > each year is 90% non-emoji. I make this point at every

Re: [NTG-context] Transparency in PNGs becomes black in PDF/X

2019-12-20 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Dec 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM Peter Rolf wrote: > Hi Hraban, > > PDF/X-1a:2001 doesn't support transparency. You have to use PDF/X-4(p) > for that (the first X variant that supports transparency). > PDF/A-2|3 may also be an option. These formats also support transparency. > > > Peter > >

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: Segmentation fault

2019-12-11 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Dec 11, 2019 at 12:10 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 12/11/2019 12:03 AM, luigi scarso wrote: > > I guess that we have to check if catcodetable -1 is already defined... > i already sent you a patch, probbaly also ok for trunk > Committed revision

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: Segmentation fault

2019-12-11 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Dec 11, 2019 at 1:28 AM Henri Menke wrote: > In this case I wanted to generate the thin space (\,). My expectation > (which worked elsewhere) was that full expansion will turn "\string\\," > into "\\," where the two backslashes have catcode 12 and will not be > expanded further. Then

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: Segmentation fault

2019-12-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Dec 11, 2019 at 12:10 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 12/11/2019 12:03 AM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > > > > On Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 9:27 PM Henri Menke > <mailto:henrime...@gmail.com>> wrote: > > > > Dear devs, > > > > T

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: Segmentation fault

2019-12-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 9:27 PM Henri Menke wrote: > Dear devs, > > The example below crashes LuaTeX with a segmentation fault. It is > reproducible > with LuaTeX 1.10.1 7143 and LuaTeX 1.11.2 7226. To this end I built 7226 > from > source with --debugopt to get a backtrace, which can be found

Re: [NTG-context] Bug: Segmentation fault

2019-12-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 9:27 PM Henri Menke wrote: > Dear devs, > > The example below crashes LuaTeX with a segmentation fault. It is > reproducible > with LuaTeX 1.10.1 7143 and LuaTeX 1.11.2 7226. To this end I built 7226 > from > source with --debugopt to get a backtrace, which can be found

Re: [NTG-context] PDF/A-3a attachment support query

2019-12-06 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Dec 6, 2019 at 4:26 PM Peter Rolf wrote: > > So we have only basic support for "PDF/A-3a", the more advanced features > of that format are not supported yet. The main problem here is the > lacking PDF/A documentation (ISO pay wall). > A complete installation of verapdf has a very

[NTG-context] NewComputerModern

2019-11-24 Thread luigi scarso
https://ctan.org/pkg/newcomputermodern """ This is a new assembly of Computer Modern fonts plus glyphs for non latin alphabets which are considered compatible in style to CM fonts. The fonts contain Latin and accented Latin letters and combinations, Greek (monotonic and polytonic), and Cyrillic.

Re: [NTG-context] R module

2019-11-24 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Nov 24, 2019 at 4:12 AM Aditya Mahajan wrote: > On Sat, 23 Nov 2019, Fabrice L wrote: > > Thanks for your answer. I did not know about the filter module. I had a > > look; the module is powerful… but complex to install. > > Why do you say so? If you are using context-minimals, then this

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt as a service

2019-11-23 Thread luigi scarso
On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 1:02 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > Don’t exaggerate. Or maybe your company didn’t think about which tags are > really necessary. > A proper configuration that doesn’t allow nonsense, even if users paste > text from Word documents, is not such a big effort. > > I can’t

Re: [NTG-context] error, no format found with name: cont-en, aborting

2019-11-13 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Nov 13, 2019 at 3:11 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > contextjit or context —jit doesn’t work any more. Use just context. > I have just updated mkiv mtx-context | current version: 2019.11.12 23:58 and contextjit works. -- luigi

[NTG-context] MKIV: error, no format found with name: cont-en, aborting

2019-11-13 Thread luigi scarso
sent from cont...@rik.users.panix.com Note from admin: the email is in defer state because "Message body is too big: 159549 bytes with a limit of 100 KB" I have kept the initial part. " Dear list, Since the 20191029 update I have not been able to create a document via MKIV, suffering from

[NTG-context] Luatex 1.11.1 announcement

2019-10-28 Thread luigi scarso
== LuaTeX 1.11.1 2019-10-28 == First release of luahbtex / luajithbtex, luatex / luajittex with harfbuzz. Small bug fixes, code clean up and a couple of new primitives to match

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt groups supports "Public Money, Public Code"

2019-10-23 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Oct 23, 2019 at 12:14 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Hi all, > > the previous board of your ConTeXt group decided to support the campaign > of Free Software Foundation Europe, “Public Software? Public Code!” (see > https://publiccode.eu/), and we finally got confirmed. > > the site say

Re: [NTG-context] columns and footnotes

2019-10-21 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Oct 21, 2019 at 8:24 AM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Hi again, > I’m testing columns again, and before I publish an article on the subject, > I’d like to check with you. > Best, Hraban > Hi Hraban, the attachment are >100K, I have made an exception but please try to stay under 100K

Re: [NTG-context] LTMX crashes on OpenBSD 6.5 amd64

2019-10-20 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Oct 20, 2019 at 12:22 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 10/20/2019 11:11 AM, Damien Thiriet wrote: > > Hi, > > > > > > As I wrote yesterday, I have crashes on LTMX, openbsd6.5-amd64. > > LTMX version: > > > Bus error (core dumped) > could be pplib related Can you check also luatex mkiv ? --

Re: [NTG-context] PDF viewer poll

2019-10-16 Thread luigi scarso
> > mupdf started simple but I think it also grew in a weird > direction (large codebase, some reflow I think, a strange epub > substandard support, etc .. all pretty useless to me and I'm not sure > how optional it it ... so no longer as lightweight as it could be ...) >

Re: [NTG-context] PDF viewer poll

2019-10-15 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Oct 13, 2019 at 12:43 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > Hi, I’d like to update my list of (usable!) PDF viewers. > A recent android tablet 10" with HD display is quite ok with Adobe Reader and several others apps ( eg foxit pdf reader) EBookDroid is another app pdf +djvu reader , also

Re: [NTG-context] PDF viewer poll

2019-10-15 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Oct 15, 2019 at 10:21 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > > Most of my PDF debugging is done using 'mutool clean’ (especially with > the -d switch) and textmate / diff. > qpdf also has something like that (with comments of where the objects > come from) it's the qdf export : pdf -> qdf -> (edit

Re: [NTG-context] Error: your system "Linux aarch64" is not supported yet.

2019-09-27 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Sep 27, 2019 at 7:20 AM Mojca Miklavec < mojca.miklavec.li...@gmail.com> wrote: > (But I > could use the binaries from TL as a starting point.) > > well, something that works is better than nothing but of course one can always install a scheme from texlive. > That's either

[NTG-context] Error: your system "Linux aarch64" is not supported yet.

2019-09-26 Thread luigi scarso
..but aarch is in texlive already from while ... -- luigi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

Re: [NTG-context] formatting index entries: alphabetical order in Unicode

2019-09-13 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Sep 13, 2019 at 12:20 PM Robert Zydenbos wrote: > On 22. Aug 2019, at 18:17, Wolfgang Schuster < > wolfgang.schuster.li...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > A PDF with the wrong sorting order doesn't help when you can't show a > working minimal example to reproduce the problem. When you need more

Re: [NTG-context] Convert SVG to MetaPost

2019-08-12 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Aug 12, 2019 at 12:11 PM Jon Wong wrote: > Hi all, > > Is it possible to convert SVG to MetaPost? > > Currently, I have Bash scripts in my workflow to invoke Inkscape > (converting SVG to PDF). I don’t like to allow shell access to TeX. > > If I can convert SVG to MetaPost, I will gladly

Re: [NTG-context] grid+formulas: bug or expected behavior?

2019-07-26 Thread luigi scarso
Hi Luca, the size of your message was a bit over the 100KByte limit of the mailing list, but I have made an exception and approved it . But (everybody) please stay under 100KByte, space is a precious resource. -- luigi

[NTG-context] [OT] veraPDF v1.14

2019-07-18 Thread luigi scarso
https://www.pdfa.org/verapdf-1-14-released/ -- luigi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

Re: [NTG-context] [OT] rasperry 4

2019-06-26 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Jun 24, 2019 at 2:30 PM luigi scarso wrote: > just seen > https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-4-model-b/ > > I would like to know your impressions > > -- > luigi > more benchmarks https://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/raspberry-pi

Re: [NTG-context] [OT] rasperry 4

2019-06-25 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 25, 2019 at 3:31 PM Rudolf Bahr wrote: > On Tue, Jun 25, 2019 at 10:15:29AM +1200, Henri Menke wrote: > > On 25/06/19 12:30 AM, luigi scarso wrote: > > > just seen > > > https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-4-model-b/ > > > > &g

Re: [NTG-context] [OT] rasperry 4

2019-06-25 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 25, 2019 at 9:15 AM luigi scarso wrote: > > > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ARM/RaspberryPi > 18.04.2 both 32bit and 64bit work > > I mean in raspberry 3B & 3B+, pi4 is slightly different : https://www.element14.com/community/docs/DOC-92641/l/raspberry-pi-4-mo

Re: [NTG-context] [OT] rasperry 4

2019-06-25 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Jun 25, 2019 at 12:15 AM Henri Menke wrote: > On 25/06/19 12:30 AM, luigi scarso wrote: > > just seen > > https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-4-model-b/ > > > > I would like to know your impressions > > Does it still need proprietary bi

[NTG-context] [OT] rasperry 4

2019-06-24 Thread luigi scarso
just seen https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-4-model-b/ I would like to know your impressions -- luigi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!

[NTG-context] Tagged PDF Best Practice Guide: Syntax

2019-06-14 Thread luigi scarso
https://www.pdfa.org/resource/tagged-pdf-best-practice-guide-syntax/ -- luigi ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl /

Re: [NTG-context] No menu bar option for Adobe Reader

2019-05-01 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Apr 28, 2019 at 10:38 PM Paul Schalck wrote: > @luigi: Version 11. I know, it isn't supported anymore since October 2017. > https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-install-latest-adobe-acrobat-reader-dc-on-ubuntu-18-04-bionic-beaver-linux-with-wine seems to work, I have installed

Re: [NTG-context] No menu bar option for Adobe Reader

2019-04-28 Thread luigi scarso
On Sun, Apr 28, 2019 at 9:42 PM Paul Schalck wrote: > > I use Acrord because I'm used to it and because I think it still has the > best subpixel rendering, at least in the Linux world (with Wine). Mozilla's > PDF.js comes close though. > which version of adobe reader are you using? -- luigi

Re: [NTG-context] luatex crash around page 1000

2019-04-12 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Apr 12, 2019 at 8:03 AM Akira Kakuto wrote: > > mtx-context | fatal error: return code: -1073741571 > > I suspect that may be a limitation in 32bit binary. > Try to install 64bit ConTeXt if you are using 32bit one > and your OS is 64bit. > > The other chance is the inclusion of a

Re: [NTG-context] Can't use MetaFun with mplib anymore

2019-03-14 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 10:52 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > as currently the variable is isn't used we can also comment it > > > seems so I have commented the line, and all formats and the plain test run. -- luigi ___ If

Re: [NTG-context] Can't use MetaFun with mplib anymore

2019-03-14 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 5:56 AM Henri Menke wrote: > > Dear list, > > Something has changed in MetaFun and it can no longer be used in plain > LuaTeX, > with neither of > > luatex test.tex > mtxrun --script plain test.tex > > This is the error: > > >> LUATEXFUNCTIONALITY > >>

Re: [NTG-context] (huge thanks) attaching files from links

2019-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 10:09 PM Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > > PS: I wonder whether ConTeXt/LuaTeX might do my laundry, the dishes, > home cleaning or cooking... . > Yes --- it's called IoT https://meeting.contextgarden.net/2018/abstracts.shtml ConTeXt: unexpected usage Hans Hagen The

Re: [NTG-context] util-sha.lua misbehaving?

2019-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 8:40 PM Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > On 3/4/19 7:33 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > [...] > > what does > > $ luatex --credits > > say ? > > $ luatex --credits > This is LuaTeX, Version 1.09.2 (TeX Live 2019/dev) > [...] > Development i

Re: [NTG-context] util-sha.lua misbehaving?

2019-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 7:27 PM Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > On 3/4/19 7:12 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > [...] > > Sorry for the impatience (the feature is essential for me): when > could > > be the new version expected a beta or stable version of the ConTeXt >

Re: [NTG-context] util-sha.lua misbehaving?

2019-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 6:48 PM Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > On 3/4/19 4:34 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > On Thu, Feb 28, 2019 at 10:37 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > > > > On 2/28/2019 6:46 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > > > Dear list, > > > > >

Re: [NTG-context] util-sha.lua misbehaving?

2019-03-04 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Feb 28, 2019 at 10:37 PM Hans Hagen wrote: > On 2/28/2019 6:46 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote: > > Dear list, > > > Could anyone tell me what I am missing here? > it's bug in the engine ... as a workaround you can uncomment th etop > lines in util-sha and fall back on pure lua > > it should

Re: [NTG-context] TeX Live 2019: attempt to call a nil value (upvalue 'isfile')

2019-03-01 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Mar 1, 2019 at 12:01 PM Mojca Miklavec < mojca.miklavec.li...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Fri, 1 Mar 2019 at 08:50, luigi scarso wrote: > > > ( forget the time, it's a zero-optimized binary (fast to compile)) > > It takes even longer for me with the binary from the

Re: [NTG-context] TeX Live 2019: attempt to call a nil value (upvalue 'isfile')

2019-02-28 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Mar 1, 2019 at 8:16 AM Mojca Miklavec < mojca.miklavec.li...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Fri, 1 Mar 2019 at 07:39, Mojca Miklavec wrote: > > On Fri, 1 Mar 2019 at 00:14, Henri Menke wrote: > > > > > > Dear list, > > > > > > I just installed TeX Live 2019 pretest and running context --make >

Re: [NTG-context] TeX Live 2019: attempt to call a nil value (upvalue 'isfile')

2019-02-28 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Mar 1, 2019 at 12:17 AM Henri Menke wrote: > Hm, it looks like the macro code hasn't been updated from 2018 yet, because > after fixing isfile it crashes when trying to load the old pdfe library. > > seems so. I have just tested luatex 1.10 against the latest zip and it's all ok. --

Re: [NTG-context] A strange request...

2019-02-20 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Feb 20, 2019 at 5:23 PM Willi Egger wrote: > Hi all, > > I am siting with a project of making a “dwarsligger”, you know these > books, printed on bible-thin-printing paper, which are about 12 x 8 cm. > One opens them while holding them ‘landscape’ with the spine on the top… > > Now

Re: [NTG-context] Macro in a macro with optional argument

2019-02-12 Thread luigi scarso
On Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 8:27 AM Pierre-Francois Bonnefoi < bonnefoi...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hello, > > I try to define automatically some macros to include cliparts in my TikZ > drawings and I've defined the following macro : > > \def\clipart#1#2{% > \expandafter\def\csname

[NTG-context] Luatex 1.09.2 announcement

2019-01-30 Thread luigi scarso
== LuaTeX 1.09.2 2019-01-19 == This is a transitional release to LuaTeX 1.10 for TeX Live 2019 The LuaTeX team

Re: [NTG-context] New logo proposal

2019-01-30 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jan 30, 2019 at 10:15 AM Floris van Manen wrote: > If TeX and Context are about typesetting beautiful readable typography, > the logos as presented do not reflect that thought per se. > At first glance is is a pile of incoherent letters and colours. > e.g. difficult to read and memorise.

Re: [NTG-context] textext with plain MetaFun

2019-01-21 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 10:47 AM Henri Menke wrote: > On 1/21/19 10:40 PM, luigi scarso wrote: > > On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 8:57 AM Henri Menke > wrote: > > > >> Dear list, > >> > >> When I process the short MetaFun example > >&g

Re: [NTG-context] textext with plain MetaFun

2019-01-21 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 8:57 AM Henri Menke wrote: > Dear list, > > When I process the short MetaFun example > > beginfig(1) > draw textext("MetaFun") ; > endfig; > end > > with plain MetaFun, i.e. > > mpost '' test.mp > > what does $> mpost -mem=metafun '\relax; tracingall;

Re: [NTG-context] LuaTeX manual is broken

2019-01-18 Thread luigi scarso
On Fri, Jan 18, 2019 at 9:33 AM Henri Menke wrote: > Dear devs, > > The LuaTeX manual hosted at > http://www.pragma-ade.nl/general/manuals/luatex.pdf is broken. All the > pages are offset in all the viewers I tested. I tried: > > - Evince 3.28.4 (uses cairo 1.15.10) > - PDF.js 2.0.943 > -

Re: [NTG-context] final thoughts on experiments with lua

2019-01-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 12:11 PM Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: > > a Lua pairs table, the order can be arbitrary. > sure , the *default* __pairs gives pseudo-arbitrary order, but you can always use metatable: -- -- test.lua -- local _c,_t=0,{} local t = {} setmetatable(t, { __newindex =

Re: [NTG-context] final thoughts on experiments with lua

2019-01-10 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 10:27 AM Schmitz Thomas A. < thomas.schm...@uni-bonn.de> wrote: > > > > On 10. Jan 2019, at 01:08, Hans Hagen wrote: > > > > it all depends on use ... if you can be more specific ... > > Hans, Luigi, > > thanks for your hints on list sorting - they are appreciated, but

Re: [NTG-context] final thoughts on experiments with lua

2019-01-09 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 8:57 PM Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: > > One final thought: one limitation that I still find cumbersome to work > around is the fact that associative arrays ("pairs" in Lua speak) do not > have an order. When I analyze my texts, I want book numbers, chapters, > paragraphs

Re: [NTG-context] further experiments with lua

2019-01-09 Thread luigi scarso
On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 9:47 AM Hans Hagen wrote: > > so you need: > > require "char-ini" > > local s = "Ä" > > also if not characters then require("char-ini") end local s = "Ä" print(characters.uccode(s)) -- luigi

Re: [NTG-context] Update problems

2019-01-07 Thread luigi scarso
On Mon, Jan 7, 2019 at 6:47 PM Weber, Matthias wrote: > > I still don’t know what’s going on with PDF inclusion. The ones that cause > trouble are kind of old (from 2005), and I could “upgrade” > > fixing it now -- luigi

Re: [NTG-context] graphics

2018-12-13 Thread luigi scarso
On Thu, Dec 13, 2018 at 4:45 PM Alan Braslau wrote: > Of course, it is: > > double jn(int n,double x); > > and > > vardef jn(expr n, x) = scantokens(lua("mp.quoted( ffi.C.jn(" & decimal n & > "," & decimal x & "))")) enddef ; > > Alan > > (shows that I have yet to use jn ;-) > I often use this

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