[NTG-context] Fwd: Oldstyle numbers

2014-05-21 Thread Werner Hintze
I’m new to ConText and so my question may be a stupid one. But I hope somebody can help me: How can I activate »old style numbers« (Medievalziffern). I thought, it should work like this: \setupbodyfont[palatino, 10pt] \definefontfeature [default] [default] [onum=yes] But this doesn’t

[NTG-context] Blindtext

2014-05-21 Thread Werner Hintze
And just another strange question: Is there any command like \blindtext (or \blinddocument) in LaTeX? I just try to figure out how Kontext works, and so it would ne fine to have some texte every time available. (I can put some text from everywhere, but the blindtext package is much more

Re: [NTG-context] Blindtext

2014-05-21 Thread Werner Hintze
:59 AM, Werner Hintze wrote: And just another strange question: Is there any command like \blindtext (or \blinddocument) in LaTeX? I just try to figure out how Kontext works, and so it would ne fine to have some texte every time available. (I can put some text from everywhere, but the blindtext

Re: [NTG-context] Oldstyle numbers

2014-05-21 Thread Werner Hintze
Wow! Thank you. Now I unterstand. On 21 May 2014, at 11:06, Hans Hagen wrote: On 5/21/2014 10:58 AM, Werner Hintze wrote: I’m new to ConText and so my question may be a stupid one. But I hope somebody can help me: How can I activate »old style numbers« (Medievalziffern). I thought

Re: [NTG-context] Blindtext

2014-05-21 Thread Werner Hintze
, at 11:29, Hans Hagen wrote: On 5/21/2014 11:08 AM, Werner Hintze wrote: It’ a command which inserts some nonsense text where I put it. I Latex I can chose how many paragraphs I want to have and can even setuo a whole document with chapters, sections etc. It’s fine for Testung Layouts and font

[NTG-context] \setnumber

2014-05-22 Thread Werner Hintze
I don’t unterstand \startfrontmatter, \starbodymatter etc. I thought, the frontmatter has roman numerals, the bodymatter normal and so on. This is not automatically so. Now founf how to make this, bus the problem is: I can’t reset the page number. I believed, it shoul work like this:

Re: [NTG-context] \setnumber

2014-05-22 Thread Werner Hintze
On 22 May 2014, at 11:37, Werner Hintze we.hin...@gmail.com wrote: I don’t unterstand \startfrontmatter, \starbodymatter etc. I thought, the frontmatter has roman numerals, the bodymatter normal and so on. This is not automatically so. Now founf how to make this, bus the problem is: I can’t reset

Re: [NTG-context] \setnumber

2014-05-22 Thread Werner Hintze
ward.tex \stopbodymatter \startbackmatter \setupuserpagenumber[number=1] \input tufte.tex \stopbackmatter \stoptext end example It would be nice to wikify things each time one learns something… Best regards: OK On 22 May 2014, at 12:24, Werner Hintze we.hin...@gmail.com wrote: Thank you

Re: [NTG-context] \setnumber

2014-05-22 Thread Werner Hintze
, at 12:56, Otared Kavian wrote: On 22 May 2014, at 12:44, Werner Hintze we.hin...@gmail.com wrote: Thank you once more! This looks better. It’s a pity that such things are not »wikified«… ;) Once you think you have well understood something do not hesitate to wikify it… But there is a new

[NTG-context] I'm too studpid for Context...

2014-05-23 Thread Werner Hintze
I believe, it is possible to use in Conext the otf-fonts I have in my computer. I generated the database, the quert shows me, that the font is there, but I can not get it in my file. And when I read the chapter in the Manual or whatever I can find, I read a lot about Typescripts and unterstand

Re: [NTG-context] I'm too studpid for Context...

2014-05-24 Thread Werner Hintze
? On 23 May 2014, at 19:23, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 23.05.2014 um 19:14 schrieb Werner Hintze we.hin...@gmail.com: I believe, it is possible to use in Conext the otf-fonts I have in my computer. I generated the database, the quert shows me, that the font is there, but I can not get it in my file

Re: [NTG-context] I'm too studpid for Context...

2014-05-24 Thread Werner Hintze
Aha! Thank you. Now it’s little bit more clear. I use Mac OS X. Have a nice weekend! On 24 May 2014, at 13:02, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 24.05.2014 um 12:51 schrieb Werner Hintze we.hin...@gmail.com: Thank you. But I still Don’t unterstand. I believe, I can write so: \definefontfamily

[NTG-context] Sectionnumbering

2014-05-27 Thread Werner Hintze
I would like to give my own numbers to several chapters. I made this: \setuphead[chapter] [ownnumber=yes] \starttext \part{Erster Teil} \chapter{3}{Anfang} \chapter{6}{Weiter} \stoptext But the result is not the dired one. I want to have: 3 Anfang 6 Weiter But I get

Re: [NTG-context] Sectionnumbering

2014-05-27 Thread Werner Hintze
Thank you! It works. But I don't unterstand why. Where can I find informaitons about »setcionsegments«? The wiki seems to have nothing... 2014-05-27 15:42 GMT+02:00 Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfg...@gmail.com: Am 27.05.2014 um 15:37 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@me.com: I would like

[NTG-context] Poem with long verses

2014-06-21 Thread Werner Hintze
I can’t figure out how to typeset poems with very long verses. I know that I can use the lines environment for verses, but if a verse is long, it must be broken and the second line must be indented. It seems that the lines environment doesn’t wllow this. Anayway I would prefer a solution

Re: [NTG-context] running PlainTeX from beta

2014-07-12 Thread Werner Hintze
I can’t figure out how to change the chapter heading. More important: I have no idea where to find the needed information. What I want to see is for example: Kapitel: Blablabla I believe this works somehow with setuphead, but in the Manual I find just the list of options and the sentence

Re: [NTG-context] sections without numbering

2014-07-13 Thread Werner Hintze
\stoptext But you helped me to unterstand better what happens here. Thank you and best regards Werner *** ☞ Werner Hintze ● Auerstraße 1 ● D-10249 Berlin ☜ Fon: +49 (30) 42 73 485 ● Mob: +49 (160) 94 68 76 60 *** On 13 Jul 2014, at 9:03, Philipp Gesang wrote: Hello Werner! · I

Re: [NTG-context] sections without numbering

2014-07-13 Thread Werner Hintze
: Am 13.07.2014 um 09:23 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: Hi Philipp, I don’t know what happened: I believe I started a new thread with a new subject. My mail program makes sometimes strange things… Anayway. Thanks for your response. In the meantime I found another solution

Re: [NTG-context] interaction (mailto) query

2014-07-16 Thread Werner Hintze
Just put \%20 for for a space: »A\%20subject\%20with\%20spaces« On 16 Jul 2014, at 16:55, Alan Bowen wrote: Many thanks, Peter. This works well but only if I do not have spaces in the fields for “body=” etc. How did you get around this limitation? (I am running ConTeXt ver: 2014.07.11

[NTG-context] Installing modules

2014-08-17 Thread Werner Hintze
I would like to use the module fancy break. I downloaded the module and have now a directory »t-facybreak-2013« which contains the subdirectories »doc« and »tex«. If I understand the website text well, I must go to the directory which is in the variable $TEXMF. But it seems, there is no such

[NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
If nobody can tell me how to install the module ”fancybreak« on Mac OS (may be the question is too stupid), can anybody tell me where I find the needed information? The wiki doesn't help me because I don’t know $TEXMF. Thanks! WH P.S.: I had no problem to install the module in the stand

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
Thank you. The files are in the right places, I believe, it was only »sudo mktexlsr« lacking. (This is not mentioned in the wiki. Unforunately it doesn't help. Now the module is found, but I get an error message when it is used. This seems to be an issue with the TextLive distribution,

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
in TexLive, but with the stand alone. So I can use it as before and all is well. On 18 Aug 2014, at 15:31, Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Mon, 18 Aug 2014, Werner Hintze wrote: Thank you. The files are in the right places, I believe, it was only »sudo mktexlsr« lacking. (This is not mentioned

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
On 18 Aug 2014, at 15:42, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: You can unzip the content of the zip-file in your local tex tree. This was my first try. And the first time I saw the message »module not found«. After this I looked in the wiki and used the other path (/usr/local etc.) — with the same

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
On 18 Aug 2014, at 16:56, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Your problem is the line above where you use “einrueckung” as keyword for \setupindenting which is invalid and causes the error message. Aha. Strange. When I use the stand alone version, this is no problem. And if I comment out the lines with

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
Well: I use MKIV. On 18 Aug 2014, at 17:05, Aditya Mahajan wrote: On Mon, 18 Aug 2014, Werner Hintze wrote: I don’t know if I use MKII or not. (Simplified version). If you compile the file using `context filename` you are using MkIV; if you compile the file using `texexec filename` you

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-18 Thread Werner Hintze
On 18 Aug 2014, at 18:17, Aditya Mahajan wrote: MkIV will not load .mkii files. What is the exact command that you use to run context? Aha! You found the point! I use Texnicle as editor and the context engine Texnicle provides. It calls texexec... But it’s not enough to put here context.

Re: [NTG-context] Intsalling modules - once more

2014-08-19 Thread Werner Hintze
modules 'fancybreak' is already loaded«. This doesn’t happen with the stand alone. What is wrong here? On 18 Aug 2014, at 19:40, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 18.08.2014 um 19:03 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: On 18 Aug 2014, at 18:17, Aditya Mahajan wrote: MkIV will not load .mkii files

[NTG-context] Fancybreak - no hope?

2014-08-19 Thread Werner Hintze
Hi Wolfgang, I forgot to tell, what happes, when I try to compile your example. It’s just the same: There is a message in the log file: »Module already loaded« and the next one about fancybreak is »undefined control sequence«. What can this mean? Here is the log: open source 1 1

Re: [NTG-context] Fancybreak - no hope?

2014-08-19 Thread Werner Hintze
Something I want to add: Now the problem has no more to do with Tdexnicle. I corected the script, and it works well now. When I don't use it, but make in the termini context filename.tex, I get the same error message. On 19 Aug 2014, at 16:52, Werner Hintze wrote: Hi Wolfgang, I forgot

Re: [NTG-context] Fancybreak - no hope?

2014-08-20 Thread Werner Hintze
On 19 Aug 2014, at 19:02, Hans Hagen wrote: I see no message that the module is loaded which is weird. But your format is from may, so are you sure you use the latest versions of all? I installed TexLive some days before from scratch because I made a reinstall for my Mac. This moment I

Re: [NTG-context] Fancybreak - no hope?

2014-08-20 Thread Werner Hintze
On 19 Aug 2014, at 19:16, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: It’s a bug in the commands.usemodules function in file-mod.lua which sets a wrong status value when you try to load a notexsitend file. With your minimal example I get the message »file not found«. Does this mean, that context doesn’t find

[NTG-context] Fany break - no solution?

2014-08-23 Thread Werner Hintze
May be it’s my fault, but I didm’ see any solution for this strange problem with the fancy break module. I must say that I didn’t the end of the conversation because it was to technical. So I don’t know yet: Is it my fault, must I change something? Or is it a problem with TexLive? Who can tell

Re: [NTG-context] Fany break - no solution?

2014-08-23 Thread Werner Hintze
The first and the second line are processed without problems. The third command produces some output and hangs then after »language 'en‘ is enabled«. After terminating with ^C, I get this: tex errorerror on line 4 in file

Re: [NTG-context] Fany break - no solution?

2014-08-24 Thread Werner Hintze
Oh. Sorry. It’s to early in the morning... ;) But now all is well. Very strange. I did the first command several times before. An enigma. Anyway: Now it works. Thanks to all for the help and – especially – the patience ;-) W. On 24 Aug 2014, at 8:38, Akira Kakuto wrote: The first and the

[NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
Some old fashioned novels have a chapter précis in the table of contents. In Latex exists the command \chapterprecis to put the text at the beginning of the chapter and in the able of contents. I thought, I can realize this in ConTeXt with \writebetweenlist[chapter]{XYZ} or with

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
The example works for me too. But the command doesn’t work in my file. I can’t find out why. On 28 Aug 2014, at 16:46, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 28.08.2014 um 16:17 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: Some old fashioned novels have a chapter précis in the table of contents

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: Some old fashioned novels have a chapter précis in the table of contents. In Latex exists the command \chapterprecis to put the text at the beginning of the chapter and in the able of contents. I thought, I can realize this in ConTeXt

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
are. It should terminate before, where the line of dots terminates or so. I see no parameter for this width seems ti be not the right one (it seems, width has no visible effect at all). On 28 Aug 2014, at 17:22, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 28.08.2014 um 17:17 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
, Wolfgang Schuster wrote: Am 28.08.2014 um 17:46 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: Yes. I did. Before and now. But I think, writebetweenlist is not what I’m looking for. I try now with \writetolist[section] and to give the section list the desired format. That seems not easy, because

Re: [NTG-context] Chapter precis

2014-08-28 Thread Werner Hintze
um 18:17 schrieb Werner Hintze w.hin...@posteo.eu: Sorry. I don’t understand. If I use maxwidth (line 2 without the %), I get just one truncated line of the text. But I’d like to have all the text, somewhat indented on both sides, but not truncated. But why is the text without maxwidth