[NTG-context] announcement

2019-04-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, Nearly 20 years into the new millennium, we have decided to freeze the development of ConTeXt MkIV as well as luatex and are undertaking today a new project. A core team will as of today be working on the next version: luatex 2.0, a streamlined flavor of your favorite tool. Stay tuned

Re: [NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

2019-04-01 Thread Joseph Wright
On 01/04/2019 15:55, Hans Hagen wrote: Hi all, After more than a decade of mkiv and luatex it's time to move on to a new stage. After all, nowadays a ten-year old program is considered to be really old, especially for those who consider a manual typeset three years ago as an indication of

[NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi, We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and ConTeXt LMTX. No more Mk-whatever, no more dependencies for we can

[NTG-context] [Wiki] list of editors

2019-04-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Ahoi! I reworked https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Text_Editors The split into "ConTeXt aware" and other editors didn’t make sense since they got mixed, editors that are Unicode-disabled we should just ignore, and the table had too many columns. If you know one of these applications better,

Re: [NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

2019-04-01 Thread Arthur Reutenauer
On Mon, Apr 01, 2019 at 04:55:11PM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote: > The average user will probably not notice many differences but nevertheless, > when you are in for something new, you can give it a try: > > http://www.pragma-ade.nl/install.htm Fantastic! I’m pleased to report the first

Re: [NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

2019-04-01 Thread Hans Hagen
On 4/1/2019 5:36 PM, Joseph Wright wrote: On 01/04/2019 15:55, Hans Hagen wrote: Hi all, After more than a decade of mkiv and luatex it's time to move on to a new stage. After all, nowadays a ten-year old program is considered to be really old, especially for those who consider a manual

Re: [NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

2019-04-01 Thread Hans Hagen
On 4/1/2019 8:35 PM, Arthur Reutenauer wrote: On Mon, Apr 01, 2019 at 04:55:11PM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote: The average user will probably not notice many differences but nevertheless, when you are in for something new, you can give it a try: http://www.pragma-ade.nl/install.htm

Re: [NTG-context] announcement

2019-04-01 Thread Otared Kavian
Thanks for the announcement, but is it April Fool's Day 2.0? > On 1 Apr 2019, at 08:34, Hans Hagen wrote: > > Hi, > > Nearly 20 years into the new millennium, we have decided to freeze the > development of ConTeXt MkIV as well as luatex and are undertaking today a new > project. A core team

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Floris van Manen
H. > We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to > present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same > good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and ConTeXt > LMTX. No more Mk-whatever, no more dependencies for we

[NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

2019-04-01 Thread Hans Hagen
Hi all, After more than a decade of mkiv and luatex it's time to move on to a new stage. After all, nowadays a ten-year old program is considered to be really old, especially for those who consider a manual typeset three years ago as an indication of lack of progress. Therefore: welcome to

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Mojca Miklavec
On Mon, 1 Apr 2019 at 15:19, Floris van Manen wrote: > > H. > > > We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to > > present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same > > good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and >

Re: [NTG-context] follow up

2019-04-01 Thread Henning Hraban Ramm
Am 2019-04-01 um 14:56 schrieb Hans Hagen : > We have worked furiously all day kicking-out extra code, and are pleased to > present a lean-and-mean version of luatex with your favorite ConTeXt. Same > good taste but only half the calories and a new name: luametatex and ConTeXt > LMTX. No more