[NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
For a book of fairy tales, I used (working!): \def\Initial{\DroppedCaps% {\color[red]} {Serif} {2.5\baselineskip} {3pt} {2\baselineskip} {3}} \starttext \Initial Once upon a time... \input tufte \stoptext But that gives now: to be read again \unskip \\-\ifhmode \unskip

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 13.12.2011 um 13:08 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm: For a book of fairy tales, I used (working!): \def\Initial{\DroppedCaps% {\color[red]} {Serif} {2.5\baselineskip} {3pt} {2\baselineskip} {3}} \starttext \Initial Once upon a time... \input tufte \stoptext \setupbodyfont[pagella]

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Hans Hagen
On 13-12-2011 13:08, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: For a book of fairy tales, I used (working!): ... So, what’s the preferred way to get dropped capitals / initials? I’d like to wikify that, since it seems nowhere documented. Initials have been rewritten (they also no longer pick up an

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2011-12-13 um 13:28 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: \setupbodyfont[pagella] \setupinitial [color=red] \starttext \placeinitial Once upon a time... \input tufte \stoptext Grmbl, I would have sworn that didn’t work before! But it does. Thank you! Am 2011-12-13 um 13:38 schrieb Hans Hagen:

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 13.12.2011 um 14:17 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm: Am 2011-12-13 um 13:38 schrieb Hans Hagen: Initials have been rewritten (they also no longer pick up an argument which is more robust). The old macros will probably be removed (or end up in a module). \setupinitial[font=Bold at

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2011-12-13 um 14:22 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: Ok, but how can I set the font size relative to bodyfontsize/ baselineskip? \setupinitial[font=Bold sa 4] Thank you, I feel stupid. Works for me, but not in the wiki (I can’t get colors there, too). http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Initials

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
Am 13.12.2011 um 14:42 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm: Am 2011-12-13 um 14:22 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: Ok, but how can I set the font size relative to bodyfontsize/baselineskip? \setupinitial[font=Bold sa 4] Thank you, I feel stupid. Works for me, but not in the wiki (I can’t get

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد
On Tue, 13 Dec 2011 05:38:09 -0700, Hans Hagen pra...@wxs.nl wrote: On 13-12-2011 13:08, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote: For a book of fairy tales, I used (working!): ... So, what’s the preferred way to get dropped capitals / initials? I’d like to wikify that, since it seems nowhere

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Hans Hagen
On 13-12-2011 15:15, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: Hmm, I did not realize that dropped caps were still supported in MkIV base so I've been using it is but not as pure macro but a lua hybrid which also lets you set not only dropped caps but the next couple of words or so in

Re: [NTG-context] Initials / DroppedCaps

2011-12-13 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2011-12-13 um 14:50 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster: Works for me, but not in the wiki (I can’t get colors there, too). http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Initials The wiki use MkII and you have to enable colors first. I did enable colors, but don’t get any. Maybe the color switch is not in the