[NTG-context] poster, howto for beginner

2004-07-06 Thread Eros Albertazzi
I would like to start using ConText to create a scientific presentation poster to be printed in A0 or smaller size A single sheet of pubblication in which text and figures with captions, can be framed (i.e. boxed) and putted on the page in row and colum, equally distibuted or not. A loose layout

[NTG-context] poster, howto for beginner

2004-07-06 Thread Eros Albertazzi
be the attaced one. Any hint on where to find an howto guide, a template or a beginner document to start from? How ConText is suited for the purpose and popular for this goal? Regards. -- Eros Albertazzi CNR-IMM, Sez. Bologna Via P.Gobetti 101 I-40129 Bologna, Italy Tel: (+39)-051-639 9179 Fax

[NTG-context] poster, howto for beginner

2004-07-06 Thread Eros Albertazzi
be the attaced one. Any hint on where to find an howto guide, a template or a beginner document to start from? How ConText is suited for the purpose and popular for this goal? Regards. -- Eros Albertazzi CNR-IMM, Sez. Bologna Via P.Gobetti 101 I-40129 Bologna, Italy Tel: (+39)-051-639 9179 Fax: (+39

[NTG-context] suppressing hyphenation and setlayerframed

2004-07-27 Thread Eros Albertazzi
1- I would like to suppress hypenation in a text of a \startfiguretext within a \setlayerframed I am aware of the thread in jan 03 on the list and the fact that\setupalign[nothyphenated] (or \nohyphens) overshoot the right margin On the other hand I do not know where to put the

[NTG-context] on posters, again

2004-07-29 Thread Eros Albertazzi
Still struggling to get a poster with Context. Somehow I am puzzling why almost all my collegue who are accustumed to write with latex+revtex for chem-math-phys journals then turn to powerpoint to produce poster and/or presentation, although ConTeXt is the layout oriented alternative to the well

Re: [NTG-context] on posters, again

2004-07-30 Thread Eros Albertazzi
Hans Hagen wrote: \setlayerframed[preset=lefttop][offset=1cm,align=normal]{the content} my first asking was: offset? where did it get it? then in texshow-web (altough rather empthy) I found \setupframed but still I have hard time to grasp the picture globally, and I do wish to be more independent.

Re: [NTG-context] Problem with TeXexec

2004-08-03 Thread Eros Albertazzi
Michal Kvasnicka wrote: Good afternoon. I have just installed a new Linux system (SuSE 9.1 with teTeX) and the new ConTeXt (texexec version 4.3) -- in the same way as older one. But my suggestion is to remove suse tetex in favour of Texlive + (uptodate) context installation hints are in

[NTG-context] howto overlayers on section head

2004-08-10 Thread Eros Albertazzi
I would like to start to experiment some metafun decoration around(over) section head and/or page number. Something similar, just for example but I do not want to copy the style, to the one used to produce the metafun manual. From the (small scale) drawing primitives to the (large scale)

Re: [NTG-context] no graph after compilation

2004-08-12 Thread Eros Albertazzi
Patrick Gundlach wrote: But unzipping it on top of the texlive was not the very best idea I'd guess. I agree... but be aware that in http://contextgarden.net/Linux_Installation this is just what is suggested ___ ntg-context mailing list [EMAIL