[NTG-context] Publication layouts

2007-09-25 Thread richard . stephens
!) My supplementary question is: why doesn't the layout for a book type print out the edition which I have defined in the publication definition? I really want to change the layout of the book type to include the edition immdiately after the title in the same font. Thanks, Richard Stephens

[NTG-context] Notepad++ colour settings

2007-11-02 Thread richard . stephens
I have downloaded the latest Notepad++ and ConTeXt settings as suggested by Professor Hamid and I'm enjoying the experience of using them! However, I do not really like the colour scheme and tried to alter the background colours by editing Application Data/Notepad++/UserDefineLang.xml,

Re: [NTG-context] Notepad++ colour settings

2007-11-05 Thread richard . stephens
I have downloaded the latest Notepad++ and ConTeXt settings as suggested by Professor Hamid and I'm enjoying the experience of using them! However, I do not really like the colour scheme and tried to alter the background colours by editing Application Data/Notepad++/UserDefineLang.xml,

[NTG-context] Module documentation

2008-04-11 Thread richard . stephens
. Can anyone suggest what I'm doing wrong? Thanks. Richard Stephens ___ 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] Module documentation

2008-04-15 Thread richard . stephens
Wolfgang and Mojca, Thank-you for your replies. They have enabled me to set up a little batch file to make life easier when I want to generate a module document. Thanks, Richard Stephens ___ If your question

[NTG-context] --autopdf closes all documents

2008-04-16 Thread richard . stephens
which just closes the document you are building and leaves others open? Thanks, Richard Stephens ___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : ntg-context@ntg.nl

[NTG-context] Date with three-letter month

2008-04-23 Thread richard . stephens
Hello All, I have consulted the manuals and even the source (core-con.tex) but I cannot find a way of getting a three-letter month using the \date command. For example, I would like to display today's date as 23-Apr-08. This gives a short display suitable for use in a margin, but avoids the

Re: [NTG-context] (no subject)

2008-04-24 Thread richard . stephens
I have consulted the manuals and even the source (core-con.tex) but I cannot find a way of getting a three-letter month using the \date command. For example, I would like to display today's date as 23-Apr-08. This gives a short display suitable for use in a margin, but avoids the

Re: [NTG-context] Date with three-letter month

2008-04-24 Thread richard . stephens
I have consulted the manuals and even the source (core-con.tex) but I cannot find a way of getting a three-letter month using the \date command. For example, I would like to display today's date as 23-Apr-08. This gives a short display suitable for use in a margin, but avoids the

Re: [NTG-context] Date with three-letter month

2008-04-24 Thread richard . stephens
Aditya Mahajan wrote: See if this works (untested) \unprotect \setuplabeltext [\s!en] [\v!january :\s!mnem=Jan.] \setuplabeltext [\s!en] [\v!february :\s!mnem=Feb.] \setuplabeltext [\s!en] [\v!march:\s!mnem=Mar.] \setuplabeltext [\s!en] [\v!april:\s!mnem=Apr.] \setuplabeltext [\s!en]

Re: [NTG-context] Date with three-letter month

2008-04-25 Thread richard . stephens
I was so pleased with the result of Taco's and Aditya's suggestions, I have added them as examples to \date on texshow-web. Richard___ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the

[NTG-context] Itemize numbering

2008-04-29 Thread richard . stephens
Hello All, I just tried the following on Context Live: \starttext \startitemize[n] \item one \item two \startitemize \item a \item b \stopitemize \item three \stopitemize \stoptext and the first itemize starts at 0. Remove the inner itemize and it starts at 1. Is

Re: [NTG-context] Itemize numbering

2008-05-02 Thread richard . stephens
Aditya, Many thanks, that works beautifully. Thanks again. Richard On Tue, 29 Apr 2008, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello All, I just tried the following on Context Live: \starttext \startitemize[n] \item one \item two \startitemize \item a \item b \stopitemize

[NTG-context] Type-setting filenames

2008-06-25 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Can anyone suggest a good way of type-setting filenames in ConTeXt? They are usually long with few spaces and so often overhang the right-hand margin and even fall off the edge of the page. They also often include backslashes and underscores which I have to manually change - very

[NTG-context] texshow-web questions

2008-06-27 Thread richard . stephens
adding notes to a command, is it possible to add a URL link to a particular page in one of the manuals? This would great for looking up a command and going straight to the relevant entry in the relevant manual. Regards, Richard Stephens

[NTG-context] Keeping section head with index

2008-09-17 Thread richard . stephens
I want to put an index in its own section using \section{Index} \placeindex I cannot use \completeindex because that starts a new chapter, not section. Unfortunately, the header often gets separated from the index, being left as the last line on the page. I searched the mail archive and found a

Re: [NTG-context] Type-setting filenames

2008-09-17 Thread richard . stephens
I am using \filename to type-set filenames. Some of these are very long (greater than 30 characters) and overhang the right hand margin, sometimes even disappearing off the edge of the page. The first line break is just before the full stop. There are usually plenty of spaces in the names.

Re: [NTG-context] Type-setting filenames

2008-09-18 Thread richard . stephens
I am using \filename to type-set filenames. Some of these are very long (greater than 30 characters) and overhang the right hand margin, sometimes even disappearing off the edge of the page. The first line break is just before the full stop. There are usually plenty of spaces in the

Re: [NTG-context] Type-setting filenames

2008-09-18 Thread richard . stephens
\def\myfilename#1{{\spaceskip.25em plus 1em\relax\tttf\normallanguage\zerocount#1}} \myfilename{Transfer functions for PID and KF controllers.xmcd} \myfilename{Transfer functions for PID and KF controllers.xmcd} \myfilename{Transfer functions for PID and KF controllers.xmcd}

[NTG-context] teletype style in type-win.mkiv

2011-06-02 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello all, I'm afraid I've never spent the time to understand fonts properly, I just make do with the defaults most of the time. Now, however, I am being forced to use company default fonts for some documents. I have got as far as using the following commands to setup my body font:

Re: [NTG-context] teletype style in type-win.mkiv

2011-06-02 Thread Richard Stephens
On 2 June 2011 15:26, Hans Hagen pra...@wxs.nl wrote: On 2-6-2011 3:57, Richard Stephens wrote: I've tried making sense of the type-win.mkiv file but it's beyond me! Any suggestions how to get \tt to use Courier New, for instance? \setupbodyfont[mcore] Sorry Hans, I don't understand

[NTG-context] setupwhitespace

2008-11-13 Thread richard . stephens
Hello All, I have a document in two columns and I need about 3mm vertical spacing between paragraphs. I've tried \setupwhitespace[small] and \setupwhitespace[3mm] but neither looks any different from \setupwhitespace[medium]or [big]. \setupwhitespace[none] gives no space. There is a

Re: [NTG-context] setupwhitespace

2008-11-13 Thread richard . stephens
Hello All, I have a document in two columns and I need about 3mm vertical spacing between paragraphs. I've tried \setupwhitespace[small] and \setupwhitespace[3mm] but neither looks any different from \setupwhitespace[medium]or [big]. \setupwhitespace[none] gives no space.

[NTG-context] setuphead[section][style=cap] does not work

2008-11-13 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, I want section headings to be in capitals, but when I use: \setuphead[section][style=cap] I get an error as follows: ! Argument of \getvalue has an extra }. inserted text \par to be read again } \uppercased ...d \xdef \@@expanded {\uppercase {#1

Re: [NTG-context] setupwhitespace

2008-11-13 Thread richard . stephens
What else changes when I switch over to columns? Do I need a whole new environment within columns? \setupwhitespace should be enough but you could define a new environment and hide the setup in the environment file. \definestartstop [mycolumns] [before=\startcolumns,

[NTG-context] New bibligraphy style

2008-11-19 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, I am using the bib module and I want to redefine the display style for the references. I have therefore created a new file bibl-ris.tex which I have put in the same folder as bibl-apa.tex and the other existing ones. In my environment file I have \setuppublications[alternative=ris].

Re: [NTG-context] New bibligraphy style

2008-11-21 Thread richard . stephens
I am using the bib module and I want to redefine the display style for the references. I have therefore created a new file bibl-ris.tex which I have put in the same folder as bibl-apa.tex and the other existing ones. In my environment file I have \setuppublications[alternative=ris].

Re: [NTG-context] specific document layout with ConTeXt

2009-01-05 Thread richard . stephens
Aditya wrote: If others are interested, I can also release it on ConTeXt garden and provide some documentation. Aditya Please, please, please can you (or someone) post on the wiki? I was looking for a two-column layout for and IFAC conference which is very similar to IEEE and I ended-up

[NTG-context] Available fonts and using them

2009-05-26 Thread richard . stephens
Hello all, I have read many of the documents from the Wiki on using fonts, but I am still not sure of one or two, probably obvious, things: 1) I'm being asked to use Arial font (not my choice!) and I see from searching the context tree that there are .afm files, .tfm files and .map files with

[NTG-context] rsync error

2009-05-26 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, I've been happily using a fairly old version of Context for a while (ConTeXt ver: 2008.08.05 18:47 MKII fmt: 2008.11.14 int: english/english) but decided that I perhaps ought to try to update to something more modern. I tried to get the minimals for Windows by downloading

Re: [NTG-context] Arial

2009-05-27 Thread richard . stephens
On Tue, 26 May 2009, Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky wrote: If you have Windows OS, then please \usetypescriptfile[type-win] \usetypescript[arial]\setupbodyfont[arial, 12pt] I'm being asked to use Arial font (not my choice!) I am using Windows, but the above did nothing - I ended up with

[NTG-context] Size of \copyright

2009-05-27 Thread richard . stephens
Hello all, I would like to include a very small copyright notice, e.g. {\tfxx \copyright 2009 Acme Co Ltd} but the © does not shrink with the text. How do I change the size of \copyright? Thanks, Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and Converteam Ltd. Registration

Re: [NTG-context] Size of \copyright

2009-05-27 Thread richard . stephens
I would like to include a very small copyright notice, e.g. {\tfxx \copyright 2009 Acme Co Ltd} but the © does not shrink with the text. How do I change the size of \copyright? EC encoding does not reserve a slot for the copyright symbol, so in default mkii, it is being built up

[NTG-context] updates without rsync

2009-05-28 Thread richard . stephens
Gentlemen and Ladies, I am using ConTeXt on a company Windows PC behind two firewalls with no possibility of accessing or changing the firewalls. I've tried to update using the minimals installation and rsync, but nothing gets through. What is the recommended method of updating to the latest

Re: [NTG-context] updates without rsync

2009-05-29 Thread richard . stephens
On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 10:23, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: I am using ConTeXt on a company Windows PC behind two firewalls with no possibility of accessing or changing the firewalls. I've tried to update using the minimals installation and rsync, but nothing gets through. What

Re: [NTG-context] updates without rsync

2009-05-29 Thread richard . stephens
Lutz Haseloff lutz.hasel...@googlemail.com wrote on 29/05/2009 11:04:55: Hi Richard, 1. Install Ruby right 2. Install Perl I think, Perl is not needed anymore. Download http://www.pragma-ade.com/context/install/minimals-snapshot-mswin.zip I unzip it in c:\, you get

[NTG-context] Installation problem (was Updates without rsync)

2009-06-01 Thread richard . stephens
Hello everyone, I wanted to get a clean, up-to-date installation of Context on Windows (without using rsync), so started from scratch as follows: 1. Downloaded http://www.pragma-ade.com/context/install/minimals-snapshot-mswin.zip 2. Unzipped to C:\Tools\context 3. Renamed

Re: [NTG-context] Installation problem (was Updates without rsync)

2009-06-01 Thread richard . stephens
On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 10:56, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: Hello everyone, I wanted to get a clean, up-to-date installation of Context on Windows (without using rsync), so started from scratch as follows: 1. Downloaded

Re: [NTG-context] Installation problem (was Updates without rsync)

2009-06-02 Thread richard . stephens
I wanted to get a clean, up-to-date installation of Context on Windows (without using rsync), so started from scratch as follows: 1. Downloaded http://www.pragma-ade.com/context/install/minimals-snapshot-mswin.zip 2. Unzipped to C:\Tools\context 3. Renamed C:\Tools\context\texmf-context

Re: [NTG-context] Installation problem (was Updates without rsync)

2009-06-02 Thread richard . stephens
All I've got to do now is get Scite working again :-( Why not Emacs :) It's also quite nice for ConTeXt. P. I used Emacs when I was young and idealistic, but over the years all those keyboard commands have been beaten out of me and it's beyond me now ;-) I did try it again recently in a

[NTG-context] usemodule[bib] upsets abbreviations

2009-06-03 Thread richard . stephens
Using today's beta (2009-06-03), my abbreviations seem to be upset by the \usemodule[bib] command. Here is a simple test case in which the first line is okay, but the second line, with ! after the abbreviation, fails. \enableregime[il1] \abbreviation {KF} {Kalman filter} \usemodule[bib]

Re: [NTG-context] usemodule[bib] upsets abbreviations

2009-06-04 Thread richard . stephens
richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: Using today's beta (2009-06-03), my abbreviations seem to be upset by the \usemodule[bib] command. Here is a simple test case in which the first line is okay, but the second line, with ! after the abbreviation, fails. \enableregime[il1]

[NTG-context] Page number updates

2009-06-04 Thread richard . stephens
Hello again, I want to set up a header which stretches across the margins as well as the text area, so I've defined a layer for use as a background, as follows: \setuplayout[backspace=3.5cm,leftmargin=0.5cm,leftmargindistance=1.0cm] \definelayer[pagenumber][width=3cm,height=3cm] \startsetups

[NTG-context] Captials in section head

2009-06-04 Thread richard . stephens
I need all section heads to be in full-size capitals, so I tried: \setuphead[section][textcommand=\uppercase] \starttext \section{New section} \input knuth \stoptext But I still get lowercase. Using 'textcommand=\cap' gives me small capitals, but I want full-size capitals. Is there a way to

[NTG-context] Reference to equation fails

2009-06-04 Thread richard . stephens
There seems to be a problem in the referencing to equations in the version of MKIV I'm using: ConTeXt ver: 2009.06.03 11:48 MKIV fmt: 2009.6.3 int: english/english In the following code, the reference to the equation fails, resulting in '??'. Using MKII everything is fine. \starttext

Re: [NTG-context] Captials in section head

2009-06-04 Thread richard . stephens
Am 04.06.2009 um 14:56 schrieb richard.steph...@converteam.com: I need all section heads to be in full-size capitals, so I tried: \setuphead[section][textcommand=\uppercase] \starttext \section{New section} \input knuth \stoptext But I still get lowercase. Using

[NTG-context] Problem with \digits

2009-06-16 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, I am using mkiv beta (14-Jun-09) and the \digits command does not like the decimal point. Any suggestions? Test code and log file follow: Richard Test code \starttext \digits{1.6} \stoptext Log file This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.40.5-2009061023 (Web2C 2009) \write18

Re: [NTG-context] Problem with \digits

2009-06-18 Thread richard . stephens
I am using mkiv beta (14-Jun-09) and the \digits command does not like the decimal point. Any suggestions? a lpeg grammar ? -- luigi I'm sorry, I don't understand. Does anybody else have this problem, or is it just me? Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and

[NTG-context] Lots of problems in mkiv

2009-06-18 Thread richard . stephens
I've recently started using mkiv because of the fonts, but I have found lots of things that don't work. The trouble is, I don't know if it's just me, or whether I need to go back to mkii until things settle down. Can someone, PLEASE, tell me if they get any of the following problems with mkiv

[NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost MKIV

2010-07-28 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello all, What is the recommended method for creating multi-line labels in MetaPost in MKIV, please? I have the following code: \definetextext[mplabel]{\framed[frame=off,align=middle]} \starttext \startMPpage input mp-tool; draw fullcircle scaled 5cm; label(\sometxt[mplabel]{One\\Two}, (0,0));

Re: [NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost MKIV

2010-07-28 Thread Richard Stephens
Am 28.07.10 10:03, schrieb Richard Stephens: Hello all, What is the recommended method for creating multi-line labels in MetaPost in MKIV, please? I have the following code: \definetextext[mplabel]{\framed[frame=off,align=middle]} \starttext \startMPpage input mp-tool; draw

[NTG-context] Minimals without rsync - again?

2010-07-28 Thread Richard Stephens
Hi all, On the wiki at http://wiki.contextgarden.net/ConTeXt_Minimals/FAQ is says: Blocked Firewall port You are most probably behind a firewall. Make sure that port 873 is open. If you cannot make any changes yourself and if your admin objects, you probably won't be able to use rsync for the

Re: [NTG-context] Minimals without rsync - again?

2010-07-28 Thread Richard Stephens
Does http://www.pragma-ade.com/download-2.htm help? -- Vedran Miletić I used to update to the latest beta using download-2, but it doesn't contain new binaries and dll's etc. There is also    http://minimals.contextgarden.net/pragma/ Maybe it doesn't contain the latest ConTeXt, but at

Re: [NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost MKIV

2010-07-28 Thread Richard Stephens
What is the recommended method for creating multi-line labels in MetaPost in MKIV, please? I have the following code: \definetextext[mplabel]{\framed[frame=off,align=middle]} \starttext \startMPpage input mp-tool; draw fullcircle scaled 5cm; label(\sometxt[mplabel]{One\\Two}, (0,0));

[NTG-context] ConTeXt on MikTeX

2010-11-24 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello all, As I cannot use rsynch to update ConTeXt, I was wondering if the MikTeX distribution might provide an alternative route to getting updates. There are questions: 1) The Wiki page on MikTeX (http://wiki.contextgarden.net/MikTeX) still says it's broken. I presume this is out of date? 2)

[NTG-context] Tabs inside \starttyping \stoptyping

2010-11-24 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello again, I am using the latest beta (20.11.2010 12:15) and I've found that a file with a [tab] inside \starttyping...\stoptyping results in an error. Example: \starttext \starttyping Some typing. \stoptyping \stoptext Note the [tab] before Some. This results in error: ! LuaTeX error

Re: [NTG-context] ConTeXt on MikTeX

2010-11-25 Thread Richard Stephens
As I cannot use rsynch to update ConTeXt, I was wondering if the MikTeX distribution might provide an alternative route to getting updates. Is it a firewall problem or something else? Firewall. I am protected by two company firewalls (so I'm told). There is no prospect of opening ports that

[NTG-context] \SetTableToWidth undefined?

2010-11-30 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello all, I have just noticed that \SetTableToWidth does not work in MKIV. Simple example below. \starttext \SetTableToWidth{8cm} \starttable[|l|l|] \NC One \NC Two \NC\SR \NC Three \NC Four \NC\LR \stoptable \stoptext I get the error: !

[NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost

2009-08-12 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Is it possible to generate multi-line labels in MetaPost? I have naively tried the following hoping to get a line feed between the two words, but it doesn't work! label.rt( btex One \crlf Two etex, (0,0)); Thanks, Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and

Re: [NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost

2009-08-13 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Is it possible to generate multi-line labels in MetaPost? I have naively tried the following hoping to get a line feed between the two words, but it doesn't work! label.rt( btex One \crlf Two etex, (0,0)); \defineframed[mplabel][frame=off,align=right,width=fit]

Re: [NTG-context] Multi-line labels in MetaPost

2009-08-14 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Is it possible to generate multi-line labels in MetaPost? I have naively tried the following hoping to get a line feed between the two words, but it doesn't work! label.rt( btex One \crlf Two etex, (0,0));

[NTG-context] Exporting figures

2009-08-14 Thread richard . stephens
Hello again, I have generated some ConTeXt documents with figures using MetaPost. The figures have labels which use \sometxt{}. Everything works beautifully! Now I have an unenlightened customer (he does not use ConTeXt) who wants to import my figures into his documents. He can accept eps or pdf

Re: [NTG-context] Exporting figures

2009-08-14 Thread richard . stephens
I have generated some ConTeXt documents with figures using MetaPost. The figures have labels which use \sometxt{}. Everything works beautifully! Now I have an unenlightened customer (he does not use ConTeXt) whowants to import my figures into his documents. He can accept eps or pdf

[NTG-context] Wiki pages for Scite and Notepad++

2009-11-11 Thread richard . stephens
Dear All, I have recently added two new pages to the Wiki, one for Scite (http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Scite ) and one for Notepad++ (http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Notepad%2B%2B) I have used words plagiarised from release notes and the mailing list, plus some of my own experiences of trying to

[NTG-context] Notepad++ calltips

2009-11-18 Thread richard . stephens
Hello everyone, Does anyone use Notepad++ with the function calltips feature? Checking the context.xml definition file, there are calltips defined for \startitemize, but they never appear when I'm typing, even though the auto-completion works fine. Trying a .cpp file gives calltips okay, so it

Re: [NTG-context] Notepad++ calltips

2009-11-20 Thread richard . stephens
On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 09:58:26 -0700, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: Does anyone use Notepad++ with the function calltips feature? Checking the context.xml definition file, there are calltips defined for \startitemize, but they never appear when I'm typing, even though the

Re: [NTG-context] Notepad++ calltips

2009-11-20 Thread richard . stephens
On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 09:58:26 -0700, richard.steph...@converteam.com wrote: Does anyone use Notepad++ with the function calltips feature? Checking the context.xml definition file, there are calltips defined for \startitemize, but they never appear when I'm typing, even though the

[NTG-context] texshow-web parameters

2009-11-23 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, On the texshow-web Help page it says that the page for a specific command can be invoked using a parameter for the url, e.g. http://texshow.contextgarden.net/about. I have tried this but all I get is a page saying Error message: Cannot recognize URL. I have tried with a space before the

Re: [NTG-context] Notepad++ calltips

2009-11-23 Thread richard . stephens
of Shi`i Studies Department of Philosophy Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO 80523[attachment context_xml_zip deleted by Richard STEPHENS/GBRUG03/APC] [attachment attachment130.txt deleted by Richard STEPHENS/GBRUG03/APC] Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number

Re: [NTG-context] suggestions for context documentation

2010-03-05 Thread richard . stephens
No, not like those. I mean like a real manual. I read the book about Hasselt---a few examples without explanations. I am absolutely gobsmacked (astounded, astonished) at some of the comments on this and other threads! ConTeXt - an Excursion and ConTeXt the Manual together are wonderful. I

Re: [NTG-context] suggestions for context documentation

2010-03-05 Thread richard . stephens
There's another feature that would be REALLY useful in texshow-web: the ability to show the output from code, in the same way that the Wiki shows the output from code between context and /context. Is this a possibility? Richard P.S. There is an error in cont-en.xml for the command lohi: the

Re: [NTG-context] Help needed: texshow-web/command reference

2010-04-12 Thread richard . stephens
Patrick wrote: Hi all, the garden maintainers have moved the command reference from texshow-web ( http://texshow.contextgarde.net) to the wiki, below the page http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Category:Reference/en This means, everybody can update the command reference now! Hooray!

Re: [NTG-context] Unicode bibliography

2010-04-27 Thread richard . stephens
Long ago (when I was still using JabRef) I was thinking about creating support for export into ConTeXt-specific format. Mojca What a teaser! So if you're not using JabRef now, what are you using and why? Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and Converteam Ltd.

[NTG-context] MKIV numbering

2010-05-14 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Does anyone else have the following problems with numbering for figures, equations etc in MKIV 1. Using \setupnumbering[way=bysection] does not work 2. The colour of references to figures etc is wrong. The example below illustrates the problems. Try compiling in MKII and MKIV and note

Re: [NTG-context] ntg-context Digest, Vol 71, Issue 54

2010-05-17 Thread richard . stephens
Hello, Does anyone else have the following problems with numbering for figures, equations etc in MKIV 1. Using \setupnumbering[way=bysection] does not work 2. The colour of references to figures etc is wrong. \setupinteraction[state=start,

Re: [NTG-context] MKIV numbering

2010-05-17 Thread richard . stephens
Oops - I forgot to change the subject, sorry for the noise! Hello, Does anyone else have the following problems with numbering for figures, equations etc in MKIV 1. Using \setupnumbering[way=bysection] does not work 2. The colour of references to figures etc is wrong.

Re: [NTG-context] MKIV numbering

2010-05-18 Thread richard . stephens
Explicit setting of : \setupcaptions[way=bysection] \setupformulas[way=bysection] works. Best wishes, Taco I'm afraid this suggestion ALMOST works---it restarts the numbering in each new section, but it does not prefix the numbers with the section number, so

[NTG-context] Change figure caption

2010-05-21 Thread richard . stephens
Hi all, The default figure caption looks like: Figure 1 User caption. How do I change this to Fig. 1 User caption, i.e. change Figure to Fig.? I've looked for an example but I cannot work it out. Thanks, Richard Converteam UK Ltd. Registration Number: 5571739 and Converteam Ltd.

Re: [NTG-context] Change figure caption

2010-05-21 Thread richard . stephens
The default figure caption looks like: Figure 1 User caption. How do I change this to Fig. 1 User caption, i.e. change Figure to Fig.? I've looked for an example but I cannot work it out. \setuplabeltext[en][figure=Fig. ] Wolfgang Thanks Wolfgang, that's fantastic! Richard

[NTG-context] Indent in publication list

2010-06-18 Thread richard . stephens
Can anyone please tell me how to reduce the hanging indent in a publication list? I am using the APA style and there is a hanging indent of about 1 cm, I would like to reduce this to 0.5 cm but I cannot work out how to do it. I use the command \placepublications to generate the list. Thanks,

Re: [NTG-context] Indent in publication list

2010-06-21 Thread richard . stephens
Can anyone please tell me how to reduce the hanging indent in a publication list? I am using the APA style and there is a hanging indent of about 1 cm, I would like to reduce this to 0.5 cm but I cannot work out how to do it. I use the command \placepublications to generate the list.

[NTG-context] \definecolumnsethsize

2010-07-07 Thread Richard Stephens
I'm using columnsets for a paper with 2 columns and copied an examples from the wiki and the columnsets documentation to give the following commands: \definecolumnset[colset][n=2] \setupcolumnset[colset][2][distance=5mm] \definecolumnsethsize{colset}{1}{1}\One

[NTG-context] Tracking down error in publication list

2010-07-22 Thread Richard Stephens
Hello, I am preparing a document with a publication list generated from BibTeX but I get the following error: ! LuaTeX error .../context/texmf-context/tex/context/base/bibl-tra.lua:83: attempt to compare nil with number stack traceback: .../context/texmf-context/tex/context/base/bibl-tra.lua:83:

Re: [NTG-context] Grammar

2010-07-26 Thread Richard Stephens
On 26-7-2010 11:48, John Haltiwanger wrote: It seems the most successful/widely adopted form is to vary from 'he' to 'she' (so that in one sentence you use one, in the next another). Some authors even change the gender within a sentence. This method was adopted because 'one' (the real