[NTG-context] Proposal to update the "Manuals" wiki page

2020-05-19 Thread Garulfo
Hi, I hope you're all doing well. Please, you will find a proposal to update the Manuals page on the wiki: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/ManualsGallery 2 objectives: 1/ to make something more visual, to help the user identify the different documents, their organization, their date of

Re: [NTG-context] Wiki - Proposal to update the Welcome page

2020-05-23 Thread Garulfo
1/ Concerning the Manuals Page    - As proposed, "obsolete banners" are added to thumbnails  of the oldest manuals. Looks good. A few minor comments: I haven't tested it, but the natural tables in context examples (in Sec 3.6) should still work with latest versions. The "context rehab

[NTG-context] Wiki - Proposal to update the Welcome page

2020-05-22 Thread Garulfo
Hi all, thanks for your encouraging feedbacks. 1/ Concerning the Manuals Page - As proposed, "obsolete banners" are added to thumbnails of the oldest manuals. - About providing zips of manuals per topics: maybe we could just add a index.html in the distribution structure, to

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-18 Thread Garulfo
> @Garulfo: Do you have a special use case in mind, or do you do this > for fun? "for fun" isn't quite right, although there's probably some truth to it. Actually, translating 6,300 keywords isn't fun, and it's even worst when you don't really master the material behind... The

Re: [NTG-context] issue with current latest (2020.07.20)

2020-07-20 Thread Garulfo
I don't know if there is link with this thread, but after update I get the following with "context --make" or "context --make fr" resolvers > lua > unknown file 'mult-fmt.lua' error loading file: mult-fmt.lua (aborting)resolvers | formats | Le 20/07/2020 à 18:58, Hans Hagen a

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-19 Thread Garulfo
Hi Wolfgang, still working on the translation... (Hans pointed out the possibilities due to the support of UTF-8, which are just great for french language) zip: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/File:MWE_test_itemize_french.zip I have difficulties with a simple example file:

Re: [NTG-context] Wiki ConText Installation updated

2020-07-01 Thread Garulfo
Great ! Many thanks. Le 01/07/2020 à 17:57, Taco Hoekwater a écrit : Hi all, Today I updated the ConText behind wiki.contextgarden.net, live.contextgarden.net and source.contextgarden.net to the current latest: 2020.06.30 17:30. * The wiki’s tag now defaults to “lmtx” mode, and you can

[NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-14 Thread Garulfo
Hi, a "early-alpha-version" of updated setup-fr.pdf https://wiki.contextgarden.net/File:setup-fr.pdf with the associated mult-def.lua. https://wiki.contextgarden.net/File:20_output_mult-def_garulfo.zip Any feedback will be welcome. To developers : what priorities, in terms of categories,

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-30 Thread Garulfo
The cause for the missing translations is this line in x-setups-basics.mkiv replace('cd:instances/cd:constant', 'value', variables) which works only when the instances are listed in the command entry like this ... which is never the

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-30 Thread Garulfo
ee, when I will have something "working", I will submit it to you, in order to get your feedback (just a 10 to 15 minutes overview can enable to catch the major issues) Le 27/06/2020 à 18:18, Alan Braslau a écrit : fonte ? (police) principale ? (corps) ... Alan On 26/06/20 16:04,

Re: [NTG-context] Checking for singlesided/doublesided at run-time

2020-06-24 Thread Garulfo
Hi, I try to update and to fill the french content of mult-def.lua. Currently, I have an updated "mult-def.lua" file. 3 questions : 1/ which commands should be executed in order to make the new local interface effective with context 2/ which commands should be executed in order to build a

[NTG-context] French interface

2020-06-25 Thread Garulfo
or: return code: 256 I suppose that some complementary modifications may be required with \start \stop and lua Once again, thanks a lot for your support. Le 24/06/2020 à 23:35, Hans Hagen a écrit : On 6/24/2020 11:01 PM, Garulfo wrote: Hi, I try to update and to fill the french content of

[NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-26 Thread Garulfo
Thanks a lot Wolfang for your answer. I have 5 additional questions... sorry. --- >> \placeFLOAT becomes \placerFLOAT >> \startplaceFLOAT becomes \debutplacerFLOAT >> \placerchemical becomes

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-26 Thread Garulfo
So, I'm still doing something wrong, because changing the translation of "figure" in "mult-def.lua" (in the part "variables"), only affect : 1- command "\startfigure    \stopfigure" 2- "figure" in "\setuppageinjection" > alternative = figure buffer... You have to provide your modified

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-28 Thread Garulfo
Do you think it would be easy to change the current behavior ? do you want me to try to propose a workaround ? I am not so familiar with mkiv files, but I can try. > Le 27 juin 2020 à 19:16, Wolfgang Schuster > a écrit : > > Garulfo schrieb am 27.06.2020 um 19:00: &g

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-26 Thread Garulfo
Math. I get the following error : fonts  > preloading latin modern fonts (second stage) fonts  > defining > font with asked name 'fichier' is not found using lookup 'file' fonts  > defining > unknown font 'fichier', loading aborted I suppose that due to the translation of "file" to

Re: [NTG-context] Translation of ConTeXt interface

2020-06-27 Thread Garulfo
issue, but the two others) Le 27/06/2020 à 12:02, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit : Garulfo schrieb am 27.06.2020 um 00:04: How can I translate the variable "file" into fichier, without messing with fonts (and maybe other file related functions) There shouldn't be a problem with fon

[NTG-context] French interface - previous message = wrong title

2020-06-24 Thread Garulfo
Hi, I try to update and to fill the french content of mult-def.lua. Currently, I have an updated "mult-def.lua" file. 3 questions : 1/ which commands should be executed in order to make the new local interface effective with context 2/ which commands should be executed in order to build a

[NTG-context] wiki update - status

2020-06-07 Thread Garulfo
Hi all, New source browser is nice ! Thanks a lot. After level 1 (Main Page / Download and Install / Documentation / Mailing lists), I mostly finished a review of level 2 (and some level 3) pages. Several tweaks all over the place like: - Fonts: full update for newcomers, - Try to be

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-19 Thread Garulfo
hanks again for your support. Le 19/07/2020 à 22:55, Hans Hagen a écrit : On 7/19/2020 8:27 PM, Garulfo wrote: file: mult-def.lua.complet i'll have a look at it Hans -   Han

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-19 Thread Garulfo
[medium, yes], the paragraphs are not systematically indented, and I don't really understand the pattern behind it. The point is also visible on the original english version https://wiki.contextgarden.net/File:Hello-world.pdf Le 19/07/2020 à 15:13, Wolfgang Schuster a écrit : Garulfo schrieb

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-19 Thread Garulfo
@Pablo Rodriguez Thanks, and indeed behavior changes with the following commands: \configurertête[section,chapitre,sujet] [couleur=couleurtitre, indenterensuite=oui] \configurerflottant[indenterensuite=oui] \configurerformule[indenterensuite=oui]

Re: [NTG-context] french translation of ConTeXt interface - progress (v3)

2020-07-19 Thread Garulfo
And, if it makes sense for ConTeXt's community to use it as a "new" or an "updated" french interface, I may try to produce a 40~50 pages documentation for the basics commands (during 2020 S2): or even better, I will try to use Paul + Taco + Wolfgang documentation framework through the wiki.

Re: [NTG-context] MetaFun - "remove the paths of text" from a rectangle to let the background visible

2020-12-23 Thread Garulfo
rn { } end function document.defineoutline(char,target) local outlines = document.outlinepaths(char) local nofpaths = #outlines context("\\startMPdrawing") -- ADDED by garulfo context("path %s[] ;",target) context("nume

Re: [NTG-context] MetaFun - "remove the paths of text" from a rectangle to let the background visible

2020-12-24 Thread Garulfo
Much more lean now thanks to your feedbacks. I prefered to "remove the shapes of the letter" rather than doubling the shading. Wikified https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Cover_Pages#.22Empty.22_letters \definecolor [ColorHighA] [h=c4a000] \definecolor [ColorHighB] [h=602217] \definecolor

[NTG-context] A link to an example of poster build with ConTeXt

2020-12-19 Thread Garulfo
Hi, it's really fun to play with ConTeXt and MetaPost / Metafun to build posters (color, fonts, alignment, scaling, randomized geometry). Thanks to the ConTeXt team to make it easy. PDF:

[NTG-context] MetaFun - "remove the paths of text" from a rectangle to let the background visible

2020-12-21 Thread Garulfo
e same, but for text... a kind of derivative of "textext" or "outlinetext". Would you please give me some guidelines ? does it already exist ? should I use something like \handletokens, \scantokens ? do you have examples where I can get i

[NTG-context] \framed command: (strange ?) difficulty to control the interlinespace between the first and the second line

2020-11-16 Thread Garulfo
Hi, with a simple application of \framed, see MWE below, the space between the first line and the second line doesn't match with the others (gap is bigger). I get similar results: - with my computer and live.contextgarden.net - with context 2019.03.21 and 2020.11.08 1. Is it the expected

Re: [NTG-context] How to reproduce a particular head/title style (reformat)

2020-11-15 Thread Garulfo
Hi, finally I made some progress and uploaded files to the wiki in "Reports and articles" Samples section (https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Sample_documents) Initial PDF document: >

[NTG-context] How to reproduce a particular head/title style

2020-11-03 Thread Garulfo
Hi, I would like to learn "how to ConTeXt" complex titles styles like the one seen in the following document: https://wiki.contextgarden.net/images/f/f1/Screenshot_20201103_220818.png original document:

[NTG-context] How to reproduce a particular head/title style (reformat)

2020-11-03 Thread Garulfo
Hi, I would like to learn "how to ConTeXt" complex titles styles like the one seen in the following document: - https://wiki.contextgarden.net/images/f/f1/Screenshot_20201103_220818.png - source document:

Re: [NTG-context] A not so short introduction to ConTeXt Mark IV

2021-01-05 Thread Garulfo
Le 03/01/2021 à 19:08, Hans Hagen a écrit : On 1/3/2021 5:42 PM, Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Sun, 3 Jan 2021 at 15:37, Garulfo wrote: In oct 2020, a message proposed to create a GitHub/GitLab repository (or even organization) for this so that anybody can help translating it into other langua

Re: [NTG-context] A not so short introduction to ConTeXt Mark IV

2021-01-03 Thread Garulfo
@Joaquín + english translator : many thanks for this great and useful contribution to ConTeXt community dev. Impressive. Being interested into contributing to a french version, what would be your prefered way ? In oct 2020, a message proposed to create a GitHub/GitLab repository (or even

[NTG-context] drop shadows with metapost/ metafun

2020-12-29 Thread Garulfo
Which process would you advice to add « drop shadows » to any kind of metafun / metapost figures like: picture p; p := textext("MetaPost is fun!") shifted (10cm,10cm); My current understanding of the required steps : 1- fill p with the shadow color 2- write it to an external metapost file

Re: [NTG-context] About baseline alignment in metapost - issue on the wiki ?

2021-01-29 Thread Garulfo
The dlft version doesn't seem to work on the wiki. A MVE here https://wiki.contextgarden.net/textext_positioning#Test_dlft Le 29/01/2021 à 09:01, Garulfo a écrit : To align with the baseline : thetextext.drt("Hello, World!", (1cm, 5cm)) ; Also existing : thetextext.d   

[NTG-context] About baseline alignment in metapost

2021-01-29 Thread Garulfo
To align with the baseline : thetextext.drt("Hello, World!", (1cm, 5cm)) ; Also existing : thetextext.d (center) thetextext.dlft (left) ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an

[NTG-context] A not so short introduction to ConTeXt - French version - progress report.

2021-06-16 Thread Garulfo
provide "ready to go .tex for beginners" Some thoughs: - to move "page break section" from Part I section 5.5 to something like Part III 11.x - Once the translation finished, to simplify some explanations. Garulfo ___

[NTG-context] How to define where \typesetbuffer store its pdf output ?

2021-06-13 Thread Garulfo
Hi all, is there a mean to define where \typesetbuffer store its pdf output ? (to avoid messing up the main directory). Garuflo ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

Re: [NTG-context] A not so short introduction to ConTeXt - French version - progress report.

2021-06-17 Thread Garulfo
you are right, it is on my todo list. Le 17/06/2021 à 04:04, Aditya Mahajan a écrit : On Wed, 16 Jun 2021, Garulfo wrote: Hi all, Joaquín I hope your are doing well. To keep you informed of my progress on the French version of "a not so short introduction to ConTeXt", I am done

[NTG-context] one quick remark about textext.dflt (vs textext.dlft)

2021-05-09 Thread Garulfo
Hi all, one remark, I was expecting to be allowed to use textext.dlft but finally the appropriate command appears to be textext.dflt which require to switch F and L letters. Is it on purpose ? would it make sense to have a dlft version to match LeFT ?

Re: [NTG-context] First line of larger font paragraph on grid

2021-06-26 Thread Garulfo
To have the two pages similar There is something linked with the use of \definefont. Don't know if it properly impacts the interlinespace for example. %-- \setuplayout[grid=yes] \showgrid \definefont [BigFont] [Bold at 20pt] [28pt]

Re: [NTG-context] First line of larger font paragraph on grid

2021-06-26 Thread Garulfo
A proposal === \setuplayout[grid=yes] \showgrid \definefont [BigFont] [Bold at 20pt] [28pt] \unprotect \unexpanded\def\section_command#1#2{% \framed [ width=\textwidth, frame=off, rulethickness=0pt,

Re: [NTG-context] Shaded large letters in LMTX

2021-03-02 Thread Garulfo
yep, was wikified here : https://wiki.contextgarden.net/Cover_Pages#Empty_or_Transparent_letters ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl

[NTG-context] A not so short introduction to ConTeXt - French version - progress report.

2021-07-14 Thread Garulfo
Hi all, concerning the fr version of "not so short introduction to ConTeXt" I have just finished an attempt to reorganise the content. It is in "fr2" directory in the Github repository https://github.com/contextgarden/not-so-short-introduction-to-context It results from many many "copy/paste".

[NTG-context] An Org Mode export backend for ConTeXt

2021-09-14 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
lmost a year ago by the commit history." Link : https://github.com/Jason-S-Ross/ox-context Great! Garulfo ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-cont

Re: [NTG-context] update

2021-09-13 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
a > stepwise process. I keep track of that in yet another lowlevel manual. > These column things are on the agenda for next month and beyond. Good news, thank you very much ! I'm fond of typesetting in columns (with footnotes and margi

[NTG-context] MetaFun : textext.dflt / textext.dlft and MkIV / LMTX

2021-09-05 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
Hi, After https://mailman.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2021/102052.html It seems that there is no backward compatibility between MkIV and LMTX for textext.dflt (MVE below) | MkIV | LMTX | -|---|--| textext.dflt | OK | KO | as DefauLT (unlike ulft

[NTG-context] intercolumn pull quotes typesetting

2022-03-13 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
-boiteux-reperesettendances.pdf#page=2 Thanks for your ideas and solutions. Garulfo ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl

[NTG-context] intercolumn pull quotes typesetting

2022-03-13 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
-boiteux-reperesettendances.pdf#page=2 Thanks for your ideas and solutions. Garulfo ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl

[NTG-context] Pull quote between two column - trial

2022-05-21 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
? Question2: is there a way to use the columnset system to produce a similar output ? Thanks again for your feedbacks, Garulfo \setuplayout [grid=yes, headerdistance=5mm, margindistance=5mm, backspace=17.5mm, margin=10mm, topspace=40mm, height=23cm, header=10mm, footer=10mm

Re: [NTG-context] Pull quote between two column - trial

2022-05-28 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
some progress... if it can help. No more issue with nonsymetrical behavior, and \framed are properly aligned with the grid. Garulfo getshapetext_for_pullquote.pdf Description: Adobe PDF document \setuplayout [grid=yes] \showgrid \definecolor [transparentred] [r=1,t=.5,a=1] \def\numA{18

Re: [NTG-context] Pull quote between two column - trial

2022-05-29 Thread Garulfo via ntg-context
irect like "width=\GetDim{myframes}{FTitle} 2/ to replace context("\\definemeasure[#2W][" .. (n.width /65536) .. "pt]") by a more "luametatexish" formulation Le 28/05/2022 à 20:25, Garulfo a écrit : some progress... if it can help. No more i