Re: [NTG-context] Drops Module

2018-12-13 Thread Peter Rolf
Hi Aditya, thanks for the hint. I run into the same problem some time ago (also uploaded a new version). Sadly no final fix, because I had a naming problem (number part) with luajit some days later. The current (local) version works so far, but is a bit hackish (no time for a clean solution).

[NTG-context] Drops Module

2018-12-10 Thread Aditya Mahajan
Hi Peter, I noticed that the drops module recently stopping running with the error: /home/adityam/texmf/tex/context/third/drops/t-drops.lua:1098: bad argument #3 to 'format' (number has no integer representation) stack traceback: [C]: in function 'string.format'

[NTG-context] drops module update

2016-01-26 Thread Peter Rolf
Hi, just a small maintenance update (everything was broken) for the drops module. Should be working again with the latest versions of ImageMagick (6.9.2-0+) and ConTeXt (luatex 0.85.0+). Files (version 2016-01-18) can be found here [the zip file also contains the documentation (drops.pdf)]

[NTG-context] drops module release

2014-12-08 Thread Peter Rolf
Hi, finally(!?) the release of the drops module for ConTeXt. The module, the manual (also part of the module) and the example documents can be downloaded here https://spideroak.com/browse/share/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/ Feel free to copy the files to other servers. Have fun, Peter

Re: [NTG-context] drops module release

2014-12-08 Thread Martin Schröder
2014-12-08 13:24 GMT+01:00 Peter Rolf indi...@gmx.net: finally(!?) the release of the drops module for ConTeXt. Which does what? Best Martin ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an

Re: [NTG-context] drops module release

2014-12-08 Thread Peter Rolf
Am 08.12.2014 um 13:44 schrieb Martin Schröder: 2014-12-08 13:24 GMT+01:00 Peter Rolf indi...@gmx.net: finally(!?) the release of the drops module for ConTeXt. Which does what? Sorry, I was in a hurry and forgot to mention this... It simply adds bitmap based shadow graphics to arbitrary

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-08 Thread Peter Rolf
Hi Otared, thanks for the report. No problems here with my old Acrobat Pro 9.52 (syntax checks shows no errors) or PDF-XChange Viewer 2.5 on Windows7 Ultimate 64-bit. You can try to compile it on your machine (full source is included), if you have a recent IM version installed. Sorry, I can't

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Peter Rolf
Am 06.12.2012 19:05, schrieb Aditya Mahajan: On Thu, 6 Dec 2012, Peter Rolf wrote: Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at https://www.wuala.com/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/?key=caiCGLasLFmJ Taken from the included documentation.. [..] 'drops' is a

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Peter Rolf
Am 06.12.2012 19:18, schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: Am 06.12.2012 um 19:05 schrieb Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu: On Thu, 6 Dec 2012, Peter Rolf wrote: Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Peter Rolf
Am 06.12.2012 19:35, schrieb Marco: On 2012–12–06 Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). It is. I use MetaPost to draw the shadows using the shading mechanism: withshading(circular,

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Marco Patzer
On 2012–12–07 Peter Rolf wrote: Am 06.12.2012 19:35, schrieb Marco: On 2012–12–06 Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). It is. I use MetaPost to draw the shadows using the shading

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 07.12.2012 um 13:01 schrieb Peter Rolf indi...@gmx.net: I would also create a new namespace for the \setupdrops command because currently it uses the “module” namespace. \def\dosetupdrops[#1]% {\iffirstargument\getparameters[\??module drops:][#1,{\c!setup=}]\else % never parameter

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Peter Rolf
Am 07.12.2012 13:49, schrieb Marco Patzer: On 2012–12–07 Peter Rolf wrote: Am 06.12.2012 19:35, schrieb Marco: On 2012–12–06 Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). It is. I use MetaPost to

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Otared Kavian
Hi Peter, Thank you for your very nice module. For your information, I wanted just to report an issue I noticed with Adobe Reader (Version: 11.0.0 (11.0.0)) on Mac OS X 10.8: when I try to open the file « pile.pdf » (which is in your « examples » directory) Adobe Reader crashes and there is no

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-07 Thread Hans Hagen
On 12/7/2012 7:02 PM, Otared Kavian wrote: Hi Peter, Thank you for your very nice module. For your information, I wanted just to report an issue I noticed with Adobe Reader (Version: 11.0.0 (11.0.0)) on Mac OS X 10.8: when I try to open the file « pile.pdf » (which is in your « examples »

[NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Peter Rolf
Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at https://www.wuala.com/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/?key=caiCGLasLFmJ Taken from the included documentation.. [..] 'drops' is a small extension for ConTeXt, that allows you to add drop shadows to rectangular regions (so

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Aditya Mahajan
On Thu, 6 Dec 2012, Peter Rolf wrote: Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at https://www.wuala.com/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/?key=caiCGLasLFmJ Taken from the included documentation.. [..] 'drops' is a small extension for ConTeXt, that allows you to add

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 06.12.2012 um 19:05 schrieb Aditya Mahajan adit...@umich.edu: On Thu, 6 Dec 2012, Peter Rolf wrote: Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at https://www.wuala.com/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/?key=caiCGLasLFmJ Taken from the included

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Marco
On 2012–12–06 Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). It is. I use MetaPost to draw the shadows using the shading mechanism: withshading(circular, urcorner bottom_left, urcorner bottom_left,

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Hans Hagen
On 12/6/2012 7:05 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Thu, 6 Dec 2012, Peter Rolf wrote: Hi all, a first version of the 'drops'-module (MkIV only) is available at https://www.wuala.com/indiego/public/ConTeXt/drops/?key=caiCGLasLFmJ Taken from the included documentation.. [..] 'drops' is a small

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Hans Hagen
On 12/6/2012 7:05 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). Since you are the PDF expert, I am interested in knowing why you choose to go the ImageMagic route. not so efficient but it shows a

Re: [NTG-context] drops module (draft)

2012-12-06 Thread Hans Hagen
On 12/6/2012 7:35 PM, Marco wrote: On 2012–12–06 Aditya Mahajan wrote: I always thought that shadows were possible to do in PDF (after all TikZ does it using some type of PDF primitives). It is. I use MetaPost to draw the shadows using the shading mechanism: withshading(circular,