Re: [NTG-context] mptopdf problem: he is broken and asking for fix

2013-03-27 Thread Taco Hoekwater
On 03/26/2013 11:13 PM, Hans Hagen wrote: On 3/26/2013 10:07 PM, Martin Bruchanov wrote: Hi, I'm using: MPtoPDF 1.4.1 : running 'mpost --mem=mpost linejoin.mp' This is MetaPost, version 1.800 (kpathsea version 6.1.1dev) Attached sources give following error: This is MetaPost, version 1.800

Re: [NTG-context] userpagenumber

2013-03-27 Thread Thomas A. Schmitz
On 03/26/2013 06:07 PM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: 1. \setuppagenumber is a synonym for \setupuserpagenumber 2. The “number=XX” setting doesn’t work in MkIV and you have to use \setupcounter. Thank you for your words of wisdom, Wolfgang. Wouldn't it make sense to have backwards compatibility?

Re: [NTG-context] \setuphead [bodypartlabel=]

2013-03-27 Thread Willi Egger
Hi Wolfgang, nice feature. However when applying it, the numbering of the chapters is not correct. - See attached minimal example Willi \starttext \completecontent \startchapter[title=Chapter in list] \stopchapter \startchapter[title=Chapter not in list, saveinlist=no] \stopchapter

Re: [NTG-context] userpagenumber

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 9:21 AM, Thomas A. Schmitz wrote: On 03/26/2013 06:07 PM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: 1. \setuppagenumber is a synonym for \setupuserpagenumber 2. The “number=XX” setting doesn’t work in MkIV and you have to use \setupcounter. Thank you for your words of wisdom, Wolfgang. Wouldn't

Re: [NTG-context] userpagenumber

2013-03-27 Thread Marco Patzer
On 2013–03–27 Hans Hagen wrote: (in fact, setting up doublesided should be in setuplayout but i'll keep that one) Perhaps both locations could be supported for some time. \setuppagenumbering is indeed an awkward place to set up the layout. Marco signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [NTG-context] mptopdf problem: he is broken and asking for fix

2013-03-27 Thread Taco Hoekwater
On 03/27/2013 09:17 AM, Taco Hoekwater wrote: On 03/26/2013 11:13 PM, Hans Hagen wrote: On 3/26/2013 10:07 PM, Martin Bruchanov wrote: Hi, ! This can't happen (degenerate spec). So I hope, there is someone who can fix :) Can this be a bug in mplib? Looks that way, yes. Investigating

[NTG-context] new manual

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, I uploaded a work-in-progress manual: http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/fonts-mkiv.pdf Hans - Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE Ridderstraat 27 | 8061 GH Hasselt | The

Re: [NTG-context] userpagenumber

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 12:09 PM, Marco Patzer wrote: On 2013–03–27 Hans Hagen wrote: (in fact, setting up doublesided should be in setuplayout but i'll keep that one) Perhaps both locations could be supported for some time. \setuppagenumbering is indeed an awkward place to set up the layout. maybe

[NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Marco Patzer
Hi Hans, maybe after the current is made (which happens sometime within the next two weeks) best make sure that we have no serious bugs (experimental features apart) I think it's better to start a new thread for this issue. I maintain a small list of bugs and quirks which I would like to

Re: [NTG-context] new manual

2013-03-27 Thread Mikael Morin
Hi, Le 27/03/2013 13:38, Hans Hagen a écrit : I uploaded a work-in-progress manual: http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/fonts-mkiv.pdf There seems to be a problem with the typesetting of primes (on page 104) regarding multiple primes, more exactly regarding \utfchar{0x...} Mikael

Re: [NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 7:55 PM, Marco Patzer wrote: Hi Hans, maybe after the current is made (which happens sometime within the next two weeks) best make sure that we have no serious bugs (experimental features apart) I think it's better to start a new thread for this issue. I maintain a small list

Re: [NTG-context] new manual

2013-03-27 Thread Marcin Borkowski
Dnia 2013-03-27, o godz. 13:38:50 Hans Hagen pra...@wxs.nl napisał(a): Hi, I uploaded a work-in-progress manual: http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/fonts-mkiv.pdf I have to say that I am *very* impressed. 1. Aesthetically, this seems to be the most beautiful of ConTeXt manuals.

Re: [NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 7:55 PM, Marco Patzer wrote: % %% the \stop… line of database module environment must not be indented, %% spurious line otherwise \usemodule [database] \defineseparatedlist [CSV] [before=\bTABLE, after=\eTABLE,

Re: [NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 7:55 PM, Marco Patzer wrote: I maintain a small list of bugs and quirks which I would like to share. I don't know if the issues are considered bugs or not. I % %% MetaPost Location throws error \startuseMPgraphic{foo}

Re: [NTG-context] new manual

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 9:15 PM, Marcin Borkowski wrote: Now the file has been sent to my Kindle, and the only thing I'm afraid of is the reading experience on 6... Hans, I know that you don't like (today's) ebook readers, but what about preparing a version with larger fonts/smaller margins for us Kindle

Re: [NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 7:55 PM, Marco Patzer wrote: %% Wide descriptions protruding into the margin \definedescription [description] [alternative=hanging, width=broad] \starttext \startdescription{conclusion that} \input knuth \stopdescription \startdescription{conclusion that the

Re: [NTG-context] List of bugs and quirks

2013-03-27 Thread Marco Patzer
On 2013–03–27 Hans Hagen wrote: A potentially incompatible change It's already the second time you warn me about this. Should I be concerned? ... upto you and wolfgang to check it Actually I used a patched version for months in several projects without issues. I replaced the kern with an

Re: [NTG-context] new manual

2013-03-27 Thread Hans Hagen
On 3/27/2013 8:54 PM, Mikael Morin wrote: Hi, Le 27/03/2013 13:38, Hans Hagen a écrit : I uploaded a work-in-progress manual: http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/fonts-mkiv.pdf There seems to be a problem with the typesetting of primes (on page 104) regarding multiple primes, more