Re: [NTG-context] Fwd: Stephen Fry and the Gutenberg Press

2008-04-20 Thread Keith McKay
/b009wynj.shtml It was a brilliant presentation. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland, UK ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http

[NTG-context] Export to epub

2011-11-27 Thread Keith McKay
is the |export-example.tex file renamed from the Minimals distribution|. Thanks Keith McKay ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl / http

Re: [NTG-context] Export to epub

2011-11-27 Thread Keith McKay
the test epub in Adobe Digital Editions. I'm used to using Sigil to edit ePubs and Context but luatex is all new territory for me. Thanks Keith On 27/11/2011 14:43, Hans Hagen wrote: On 27-11-2011 14:03, Keith McKay wrote: Hi I've been playing about with Export in Context with a view

Re: [NTG-context] Export to epub

2011-11-29 Thread Keith McKay
Hans I'll update and try it tonight. Thanks for your help Keith On 29/11/2011 18:07, Hans Hagen wrote: On 27-11-2011 23:27, Keith McKay wrote: Hans Thanks for the hints. I downloaded inkscape but but still get the same error message. I'm not too concerned about that just now. Unfortunately

Re: [NTG-context] Export to epub

2011-11-30 Thread Keith McKay
Hans Updated Context and ran my test file. It seems to work as I would expect on my computer. The output from Scite is below. Thanks again for your help. Keith McKay mtx-epub| creating paths in tree test.tree mtx-epub| copying toc.ncx to test.tree/OPS/toc.ncx mtx-epub

[NTG-context] CtxTools problem

2007-05-03 Thread Keith McKay
if make sure that you have 'unzip' in your path means something else? Any tips? Thanks Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland, UK. No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.6.2/785 - Release Date: 02/05/2007 14:16

[NTG-context] CtxTools update problem solved

2007-05-03 Thread Keith McKay
helpful suggestions. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland, UK. texmfstart ctxtools --update CtxTools | updating F:/isoimage/usr/local/context/tex/texmf-local CtxTools | fetching cont-tmf.zip CtxTools | extracting cont-tmf.zip unzip: invalid option -- o unzip 1.2.4 (18 Aug 93) usage: unzip

[NTG-context] Helvetica - 50th Birthday

2007-05-09 Thread Keith McKay
I saw this on the BBC News Website and thought it may be of interest http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/6638423.stm Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland, UK. No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.6.6/794 - Release Date: 08/05

[NTG-context] Fleurons

2005-05-30 Thread Keith McKay
. In Bringhurst's book he mentions fleurons - A horticultural dingbat which I would like to access. I have looked through the Context manuals but with no success. Could someone give me some hints? Thanks Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG

[NTG-context] Headers, footers, page numbering

2005-06-12 Thread Keith McKay
can I stop the Header, footer and page number being printed on the first page? I have looked through the big Context manual but I can't figure it out. Any hints? Thanks Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Anti-Virus. Version: 7.0.323

RE: [NTG-context] Headers, footers, page numbering

2005-06-12 Thread Keith McKay
=start] \setuppagenumber[number=2] %and this solved the page numbering problem.These two commands were initially before \starttext The rest of the text with header and footer \stoptext Thanks also to Paul your suggestion looks like the way to go for bigger documents. Best Wishes Keith McKay

RE: [NTG-context] Headers, footers, page numbering

2005-06-13 Thread Keith McKay
\noheaderandfooterlines otherwise you could say \setupheader[state=high] Willi Keith McKay wrote: Dear All I have produced a nice little A5 pamphlet which I will be printing on A4 paper. I have had a lot of fun doing this and I am quite pleased that I was able to install fonts and fleurons

[NTG-context] Defining symbols and symb-*.tex files

2005-06-19 Thread Keith McKay
something fundamental in these definitions. Any suggestions? Thanks Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Anti-Virus. Version: 7.0.323 / Virus Database: 267.7.8/22 - Release Date: 17/06/2005 ___ ntg

RE: CORRECTION: [NTG-context] mswincontext and dvipdfmx bug

2005-08-21 Thread Keith McKay
to be a Context learner. If you need any other info let me know. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton Scotland mckaymeister at gmail.com -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Idris Samawi Hamid Sent: 21 August 2005 17:06 To: mailing list for ConTeXt users

[NTG-context] Showcase.pdf won't show

2005-09-03 Thread Keith McKay
tried to sort this out on a few occassions without success, any hints. Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Anti-Virus. Version: 7.0.344 / Virus Database: 267.10.18/89 - Release Date: 02/09/2005

RE: [NTG-context] TeX chemistry (was: alignment of figures)

2005-10-25 Thread Keith McKay
A quick search on Google found this. Keith http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/ReSourCe/AuthorGuidelines/Illustrations/sect1. asp http://pubs.acs.org/books/artwork.shtml -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Mojca Miklavec Sent: 25 October 2005

Re: [NTG-context] mswincontext.zip installation

2006-02-26 Thread Keith McKay
I get exactly the same problem today. I decided to install the latest mswincontext.zip since I hadn't updated for some time. I've never been sure of the update process so I thought this would be the best thing to do. Luckily I still have a an old versine which I installed and worked fine. It's

Re: [NTG-context] mswincontext.zip installation

2006-02-28 Thread Keith McKay
And me to! Thanks! Would some kind soul care to write up on the Wiki the best way to update the windows stand alone version? Please. Keith -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jose Ignacio Marín Alberdi Sent: 27 February 2006 21:58 To:

[NTG-context] Header problem

2011-01-30 Thread Keith McKay
have been on the wiki looking at the command reference syntax for \setupheader and \setuphead and \setupheadertexts to try and solve this problem but I'm a bit stuck understanding the syntax. Reducing the amount of text in the chapter name isn't an option. Any other suggestions Keith McKay

Re: [NTG-context] Letters in a square frame

2011-02-01 Thread Keith McKay
On 02/02/2011 06:39, Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky wrote: \starttext \inmargin{A} \stoptext How about \starttext \inmargin{\framed{A}} \stoptext See http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Reference/en/framed for more info. Hope this helps Keith McKay

[NTG-context] Context and Windows7

2010-02-01 Thread Keith McKay
I want to install ConText on my Windows7 computer. I thought that it would be a good idea if I checked the mailing list archive first, to see if there had been any problems with Windows7. I didn't find any messages related to Windows7, but I don't know if this is a good or bad thing. There

Re: [NTG-context] Context and Windows7

2010-02-02 Thread Keith McKay
- when Hans is happy with it. Thanks again to all. Best Wishes Keith McKay On 02/02/2010 08:42, Hans Hagen wrote: On 1-2-2010 20:59, Thomas Floeren wrote: A good Windows editor is Notepad++. I started out with Scite, then used TeXworks for some time also. TeXworks is nice with the integrated pdf

[NTG-context] Problem with pdf output for FeedARead.com

2014-04-15 Thread Keith McKay
Colleagues A friend of mine asked me to produce a small book of three of her short stories for FeedARead.com from a word document. On looking at the site I suggested I do a conversion to pdf since it would look much better and FeedARead recommend uploading pdf over word as well. So I set

[NTG-context] Entering text into layers

2014-05-19 Thread Keith McKay
of \setlayerframed. The code would look messy this way. Finally, can layers be positioned within layers or would it be better to use overlays? I'm thinking about adding three columns to the Footer layer. Thanks for your help Best Wishes Keith McKay \setuplayout [backspace=0cm, cutspace=0cm

Re: [NTG-context] Entering text into layers

2014-05-20 Thread Keith McKay
which file it is likely to be in. Could you give me a few hints on how to do this please? Thanks again for your help. Best Wishes Keith On 19/05/2014 22:45, Hans Hagen wrote: On 5/19/2014 5:43 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Colleagues I have been designing a simple document which comprises of 4

Re: [NTG-context] Entering text into layers

2014-05-20 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Wolfgang This is really useful and something I will give further study to. Thanks again for your help. Best Wishes Keith On 19/05/2014 22:54, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 19.05.2014 um 17:43 schrieb Keith McKay mckaymeis...@gmail.com mailto:mckaymeis...@gmail.com: Colleagues I

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt epub workflow

2014-07-03 Thread Keith McKay
correspondents have intimated you only get xml output rather than xhtml which is what eReaders require. If you need help feel free to email me privately. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland On 02/07/2014 22:12, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد wrote: Dear gang, I have an urgent project

[NTG-context] Framed text and page breaks

2014-09-02 Thread Keith McKay
doesn't seem to honour page breaks and just seems to disappear off the page bottom. Also the framed text starts on a new page which I do not want to happen. Any suggestions on how I may go about solving this problem? Best Wishes Keith McKay Here is an example tex file which shows these effects

Re: [NTG-context] Framed text and page breaks

2014-09-02 Thread Keith McKay
Thank you Aditya! Your hint to using the narrower environment lead me to \startnarrower \stopnarrower on the wiki which was exactly what I was looking for. Thanks again Best Wishes Keith McKay On 02/09/2014 17:22, Aditya Mahajan wrote: If you just want to reduce the width of paragraphs, use

[NTG-context] Internal clickable links

2014-09-02 Thread Keith McKay
the functionality I'm looking for? Thanks Best Wishes Keith McKay ___ 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/mailman

Re: [NTG-context] Internal clickable links

2014-09-03 Thread Keith McKay
\footnote{chocolate used to make chocolate bars} malt secondary fermentation\footnote{fermentation the process of beer making} adjunct \page Lorem\footnote{ipsum} \page \placefootnotes \stoptext Thanks and best wishes Keith Mckay On 02/09/2014 22:54, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 02.09.2014

Re: [NTG-context] Internal clickable links

2014-09-03 Thread Keith McKay
: 2014.9.3 int: english/english However, when I change the typesetting engine to Context(pdftex) or Context(XeTex) it works as you said it should. I think I should maybe upgrade to the latest version of Context. :-[ Thanks for help Best Wishes Keith McKay On 03/09/2014 10:24, Wolfgang

Re: [NTG-context] the new simplefonts stuff

2014-09-05 Thread Keith McKay
Wolfgang's wee bit of code is brilliant for finding out the details of font names. The icing on the cake would be if it printed the details in its own font so we could see what it looked like. But in any case a useful bit of code. Thanks Wolfgang. Best Wishes Keith McKay On 04/09/2014 11

[NTG-context] Help with \numexpr

2015-05-04 Thread Keith McKay
Colleagues I've written some code which should extract photos from a directory and a add couple of lines of description to each photo. I'm using a variable (\numberText) as a counter which I was hoping to use with \getfromcommalist[string1, string2,...][\numberText] to add one line of text.

Re: [NTG-context] Help with \numexpr

2015-05-04 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Hans! With your suggestion and initializing \numberText=1, it workes just the way I wanted. I now have a quick and easy of cataloging my photos. Thanks again Keith On 04/05/2015 18:38, Hans Hagen wrote: On 5/4/2015 5:21 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Colleagues I've written some code

[NTG-context] Using Flow Charts

2015-10-21 Thread Keith McKay
to: ___ Forbidden You don't have permission to access /context/ on this server. Thanks and Best Wishes Keith McKay ___ If your question is of interest

Re: [NTG-context] Iterate through a directory

2016-07-04 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Hans I'll give it a try. Best Wishes Keith On 04/07/2016 17:30, Hans Hagen wrote: On 7/4/2016 5:52 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Colleagues I'm preparing a booklet of figures which are stored in a directory, however their is no structure in their naming. I could go through them all

[NTG-context] Iterate through a directory

2016-07-04 Thread Keith McKay
Colleagues I'm preparing a booklet of figures which are stored in a directory, however their is no structure in their naming. I could go through them all and rename them along the lines of Pict1.jpg, Pict2.jpg etc and \dostepwiserecurse as in the example below \setupexternalfigures

Re: [NTG-context] First example in xml-mkiv.pdf

2018-06-06 Thread Keith McKay
Aah yes, how silly of me to forget to add \starttext... \stoptext! Thanks for your help. Best Wishes Keith On 06/06/2018 14:32, Hans Hagen wrote: On 6/5/2018 10:03 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Dear List, In my continuing effort to improve my ConTeXt skills I thought I would have a look at XML

[NTG-context] First example in xml-mkiv.pdf

2018-06-05 Thread Keith McKay
t did not work. Can somebody explain why no paragraphs are showing up? I'm using: ConTeXt ver: 2018.04.04 00:51 MKIV beta fmt: 2018.6.2 int: english/english LuaTeX, Version 1.07.0 (TeX Live 2018) Thanks and Best

Re: [NTG-context] Saving Metafun Graphic for use outside ConTeXt

2018-04-05 Thread Keith McKay
a standalone image in a pdf. dr. Hans van der Meer On 5 Apr 2018, at 18:45, Keith McKay <mckaymeis...@gmail.com <mailto:mckaymeis...@gmail.com>> wrote: Thanks Nicola and Alan. I'll look into that. Best Wishes Keith On 05/04/2018 17:42, Nicola wrote: On 05/04/2018 18:24, Alan B

[NTG-context] Saving Metafun Graphic for use outside ConTeXt

2018-04-05 Thread Keith McKay
Dear Readers, I have been playing about with METAFUN over the last few days trying to get a feel for it. I was wondering if it is possible to save the graphics produced in a context document for use outside. On looking at the Metapost manual I see you can using the following commands save a

Re: [NTG-context] Saving Metafun Graphic for use outside ConTeXt

2018-04-05 Thread Keith McKay
. Keith On 05/04/2018 13:39, Hans Hagen wrote: On 4/5/2018 1:10 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Dear Readers, I have been playing about with METAFUN over the last few days trying to get a feel for it. I was wondering if it is possible to save the graphics produced in a context document for use outside

Re: [NTG-context] Saving Metafun Graphic for use outside ConTeXt

2018-04-05 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Nicola and Alan. I'll look into that. Best Wishes Keith On 05/04/2018 17:42, Nicola wrote: On 05/04/2018 18:24, Alan Braslau wrote: On Thu, 5 Apr 2018 15:28:34 +0100 Keith McKay <mckaymeis...@gmail.com> wrote: I use a mac-mini and it seems that mupdf, of which mutools is pa

[NTG-context] Text on curves

2019-04-23 Thread Keith McKay
other options be used with followtext e.g. \input file? I'm a complete novice with MetaFun so any advice appreciated. Best Wishes Keith McKay Minimum Working Example \starttext Two different lengths of text on the same curve showing font size being reduced. \blank \startMPcode path

Re: [NTG-context] developer not verified error

2019-11-17 Thread Keith McKay
This is the standard way to install "apps" on a mac, which have an unknown developer, to Apple anyway. It is a bit annoying when it happens especially when one has forgotten that you have to go through the Preferences dialog to get it to run. In my case it's an age thing. Best Wis

[NTG-context] Unexpected result when using PaperHeight and MetaFUun

2020-04-19 Thread Keith McKay
? I'm using LuaMetaTex Version 2.05.01 ConTeXt ver: 2020.04.03 10:31 MKIV beta fmt: 2020.4.6 int: english/english Thanks and stay safe. Best Wishes Keith McKay %%% MWE %%% \setuppapersize[A4,landscape] \definelayer[mybg] [x=0mm, y=0mm, width=\paperwidth, height

Re: [NTG-context] Unexpected result when using PaperHeight and MetaFUun

2020-04-19 Thread Keith McKay
Thank you Wolfgang! I thought it must be simple! And if I had stayed the course and got to the end of the MetaFun manual I would have found it. Thanks for your help. Keith On 19/04/2020 13:04, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Keith McKay schrieb am 19.04.2020 um 13:15: Dear All I have problem

Re: [NTG-context] What was that 'rounding paths' metafun(?) function again?

2020-04-05 Thread Keith McKay
Would sections 1.3, 1.18, 2.5 and 2.6 in the Metafun manual help? Keith On 05/04/2020 11:31, Gerben Wierda wrote: I think I saw a function in MetaFun somehwre that you could give a ‘hard’ path, i.e. (0,0) -- (0,1) — (1,1) and it would become a path with nicely rounded (part of a circle)

Re: [NTG-context] Arithmetic Overflow error in MetaFun

2020-05-17 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks for your help Hans and the pointer to the extended math library. Lots more to explore now. Best Wishes Keith On Sat, 16 May 2020, 20:46 Hans Hagen, wrote: > On 5/16/2020 4:48 PM, Keith McKay wrote: > > Answering my own problem here. > > > > I've just searched thr

[NTG-context] Arithmetic Overflow error in MetaFun

2020-05-16 Thread Keith McKay
that should be set or a better way of getting round this Arithmetic Overflow error? Thanks Best Wishes Keith McKay %MWE%%% \setuppapersize [A4,landscape] \starttext \startMPpage StartPage; width := PaperWidth ; height := PaperHeight ; unit := cm ; path p; p := unitsquare

Re: [NTG-context] Arithmetic Overflow error in MetaFun

2020-05-16 Thread Keith McKay
Answering my own problem here. I've just searched through the mailing list archives and it seems that if I add [instance=doublefun] I do not get the Arithmetic Overflow error. Joy! Thanks Best Wishes Keith McKay On 16/05/2020 15:36, Keith McKay wrote: Colleagues I'm having problems

[NTG-context] Missing graphic in MPpage when viewing in Apple MAC Preview or GIMP 2.10 but not Adobe

2020-08-15 Thread Keith McKay
Dear List I have come across a problem which I don't think is due to ConTeXt but I'm hopping the great and the good of this list may be able to explain what is going on. The code below produces an MPpage with a shaded background and two graphics along with a line of outlined text. When I

Re: [NTG-context] 'debug' version of METAPOST draw?

2020-05-28 Thread Keith McKay
% A better coder than me may be able to incorporate it into what you require. Best Wishes Keith McKay On 28/05/2020 12:33, Gerben Wierda wrote: I would like to be able (during development) to draw paths where the points of the path (and maybe thing slike directions) are visualised. E.g. a path

Re: [NTG-context] Is there a bug in lmt_shade[...=...,...=...]

2020-07-29 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks again Hans, lmt_shade now works as before. Keith On 29/07/2020 16:13, Keith McKay wrote: Thanks Hans! Much appreciated. Keith On 29/07/2020 16:04, Hans Hagen wrote: On 7/29/2020 3:43 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Has a bug appeared in the command lmt_shade[ ]? Looks that way. I'll fix

[NTG-context] CMYK workflow. How to set and should I worry about

2020-06-23 Thread Keith McKay
no colour pages so I'm not sure if I really need to worry about CMYK workflow. Could someone advise? Thanks and Best Wishes Keith McKay // ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to

Re: [NTG-context] CMYK workflow. How to set and should I worry about

2020-06-23 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks for your reply, Hraban Best Wishes Keith On Tue, 23 Jun 2020, 22:06 Henning Hraban Ramm, wrote: > > > > Am 23.06.2020 um 22:28 schrieb Keith McKay : > > > > Colleagues > > > > I'm getting ready to send a book to the printers and in their blurb >

[NTG-context] Is there a bug in lmt_shade[...=...,...=...]

2020-07-29 Thread Keith McKay
Hi Has a bug appeared in the command lmt_shade[ ]? This used to work before I upgraded. \setuppapersize [A5, portrait][A4, landscape] \setuparranging[2UP] \starttext \startMPpage StartPage; width := PaperWidth ; height := PaperHeight ; unit := cm ; definecolor [ name = "MyColor1", r =

Re: [NTG-context] Is there a bug in lmt_shade[...=...,...=...]

2020-07-29 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Hans! Much appreciated. Keith On 29/07/2020 16:04, Hans Hagen wrote: On 7/29/2020 3:43 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Has a bug appeared in the command lmt_shade[ ]? Looks that way. I'll fix it (upload later today). We now have some better (potentially more efficient) ways to feed back

Re: [NTG-context] Missing graphic in MPpage when viewing in Apple MAC Preview or GIMP 2.10 but not Adobe

2020-08-16 Thread Keith McKay
; because the latter puts z2 at z0, resulting in a path that is a straight line. The fact that AR displays anything at all is probably some form of correction like "fill of empty path == single pixel line”. Best wishes, Taco On 15 Aug 2020, at 17:39, Keith McKay wrote: Dear List I have

Re: [NTG-context] A dumb question about MetaFun

2020-08-16 Thread Keith McKay
Jairo Try draw unitsquare scaled 1cm shifted (xcm, ycm); Page 11 of the manual metafun-p.pdf is your friend here. My recent conversation with Taco on this list will be usefull as well. Best Wishes Keith On 16/08/2020 18:06, Jairo A. del Rio wrote: Hi list! A simple question: is there an

[NTG-context] Problem with show command in MetaFun

2021-01-07 Thread Keith McKay
In the MWE below I would expect the "show" command to print the value of p in the console output (I use Texworks), however this does not seem to be happening. I haven't used "show" in MetaFun for a while, am I implementing it correctly? Best Wishes Keith

Re: [NTG-context] Problem with show command in MetaFun

2021-01-07 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Hans! I had forgotten about \enabletrackers[metapost.tracingall]. Best Wishes Keith On 07/01/2021 15:35, Hans Hagen wrote: On 1/7/2021 4:11 PM, Keith McKay wrote: In the MWE below I would expect the "show" command to print the value of p in the console output (I us

Re: [NTG-context] Units of xpart and ypart of a pair in MetaFun

2020-11-27 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks Taco! I understand much better now. I think it's best to leave the units out until the drawing stage as you suggest. Thanks again Keith McKay On Fri, 27 Nov 2020, 08:30 Taco Hoekwater, wrote: > > > > On 26 Nov 2020, at 16:09, Keith McKay wrote: > > > > Hi, &

Re: [NTG-context] Units of xpart and ypart of a pair in MetaFun

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
something? Thanks Keith McKay On 26/11/2020 15:19, Fabrice L wrote: Hi keith, Le 26 nov. 2020 à 10:09, Keith McKay <mailto:mckaymeis...@gmail.com>> a écrit : Hi, I have been using xpart and ypart to extract these values from pairs of points in a path but I wasn't getting the correct

Re: [NTG-context] Context install for Apple Silicon M1 mac mini

2020-12-01 Thread Keith McKay
. Thanks again and Best Wishes Keith McKay Scotland, UK On 01/12/2020 17:17, Otared Kavian wrote: Hi Keith, You may try to copy to your new machine the whole folder where you have installed LMTX on your old machine, and then run context --make there. Indeed if this works for your

[NTG-context] Units of xpart and ypart of a pair in MetaFun

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
its? The MWE belows shows what I have been doing. Thanks Keith McKay %%% MWE %%% \setuppapersize [A5, landscape][A4, portrait] \usecolors[crayola] \starttext \startMPpage StartPage; width := PaperWidth ; height := PaperHeight ; unit := cm ; numeric squig; pair a[]; a0 = (2cm,11cm); a1 = (4cm,1

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
for these new M1 chip Macs. Would it be possible for a ConTeXt user like myself to build the binaries on my proposed new Mac? I'm not a computer professional. Best Wishes Keith McKay On 24/11/2020 19:07, Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, A new upload. Mojca upgraded the build manager and we also updated

Re: [NTG-context] Units of xpart and ypart of a pair in MetaFun

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
and yparts of a[i] are returned as postscript points units and not as centimeters as in the pair. I maybe didn't make this clear in my original query. Thanks for your patience. Keith McKay On 26/11/2020 17:25, Hans Hagen wrote: On 11/26/2020 6:12 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Thanks Fabrice and Hans

Re: [NTG-context] new upload

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
Thanks for your interesting and very helpful reply Mojca. It's given me lots to think about. Best wishes Keith McKay On 26/11/2020 18:43, Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Thu, 26 Nov 2020 at 16:26, Keith McKay wrote: I was planning on getting the new entry level MAC min M1 with 8GB unified memory

Re: [NTG-context] Units of xpart and ypart of a pair in MetaFun

2020-11-26 Thread Keith McKay
-0.5 and +0.5, and I wasn't sure I would get that with randomized. Thanks again Keith McKay/ / On 26/11/2020 17:20, Fabrice L wrote: Keith, Le 26 nov. 2020 à 12:12, Keith McKay <mailto:mckaymeis...@gmail.com>> a écrit : Thanks Fabrice and Hans. I now see I can simplify some lines of

[NTG-context] Context install for Apple Silicon M1 mac mini

2020-12-01 Thread Keith McKay
ld be able to do that. If this is possible, I would be very happy to do some testing and report back my experiences to the list. Best Wishes Keith McKay Scotland, UK ___ If your question is of interest to othe

[NTG-context] Shaded large letters in LMTX

2021-03-02 Thread Keith McKay
Hi All, Is it possible to get the fill colour in lmt_outline[] to be shaded between two colours like in the lmt_shade[] command? It would be a nice effect for large letters or words. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland

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

2021-03-02 Thread Keith McKay
Wow! Just what I envisaged. Thank you so much! Best Wishes Keith On 02/03/2021 17:47, Hans Hagen wrote: On 3/2/2021 5:51 PM, Keith McKay wrote: Hi All, Is it possible to get the fill colour in lmt_outline[] to be shaded between two colours like in the lmt_shade[] command? It would

Re: [NTG-context] Possible problem with context using the ARM 64bit download for Apple Silicon M1

2021-02-23 Thread Keith McKay
that this is something I have never done so would need a lot of hand holding. Best Wishes Keith On 23/02/2021 17:21, Hans Hagen wrote: On 2/23/2021 5:51 PM, Keith McKay wrote: I have been using ConTeXt (X86 64bits) on my mac mini Apple Silicon M1 and it works well using Rosetta translation for the M1

[NTG-context] Possible problem with context using the ARM 64bit download for Apple Silicon M1

2021-02-23 Thread Keith McKay
64bit tree but not in the manual in the X86 64bits tree. Best Wishes Keith McKay Hamilton, Scotland. % \setuppapersize [A4, portrait] \usecolors[crayola] \starttext \startMPpage StartPage; width := PaperWidth ; height := PaperHeight ; unit := cm ; definecolor

[NTG-context] Bug in lmt_shade[...=...,...=...]

2021-03-16 Thread Keith McKay
Hi All  I think a bug has appeared quite recently in the command, lmt_shade. A MWE below followed by the error output. Best Wishes Keith McKay \setuppapersize[A4,landscape][A4,landscape] \starttext \startMPpage StartPage; width := PaperWidth ; height := PaperHeight ; unit := cm

Re: [NTG-context] arm osx

2021-04-11 Thread Keith McKay
Great news on the Apple front! Thanks to Mojca and ConTeXt. Best Wishes Keith McKay On 10/04/2021 16:21, Hans Hagen wrote: Hi, Thanks to Mojca's persistent efforts we now generate arm osx binaries on the build infrastructure, so lmtx now ships native arm bins for apples. There are also

Re: [NTG-context] arm osx

2021-04-11 Thread Keith McKay
An alternative way is to go to Preferences>>Security and Privacy>>General. And then click on Open anyway and that's it sorted. Best Wishes Keith On Sun, 11 Apr 2021, 18:47 Otared Kavian, wrote: > Hi, > > Thank you Mojca and Hans for the new binary for MacOS ARM: yesterday I > installed it on