Context 2006.07.13

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This page documents changes in the distribution directory current that have occurred since 2006.06.09

News for cont-exa.zip

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News for cont-ext.zip

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News for cont-fnt.zip

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News for cont-img.zip

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News for cont-mpd.zip

supp-mis.tex:

  • see below

News for cont-ppc.zip

supp-mis.tex,syst-gen.tex:

  • see below

News for cont-tmf.zip

Removed files

none

New files

Metafun:

  • mp-plain.mp, a renamed copy of MetaPost's plain file
  • mp-txts.mp, support for the 'sometxt' command that allows embedded metafun graphics to skip textext() runs.

Support for the 'sometxt' command on the TeX side:

  • meta-tex.tex

A future replacement for pstopdf/pdfcrop:

  • pdftools.mp

A file containing a reworked table splitting subsystem:

  • core-tsp.tex

Typescript definitions for the TeX Gyre font project

  • type-gyr.tex

A file with some extended and experimental math commands:

  • math-ext.tex

Experimental version of the support for the internal error: copy error rVBURo/cropped.pdf font:

  • math-cow.tex
  • type-cow.tex
  • symb-cow.tex

Changed files

Metafun

metafun.mp:

  • load mp-base.mp instead of plain.mp
  • load mp-txts.mp

Scripts

texexec.pl:

  • some typos in documentation fixed

mp.rb:

  • allows \% to appear (was previously considered a comment start)

system.rb:

  • new prodecures System.unix? and System.mswin?

tex.rb:

  • support for the new pdftex beta (binary is now named pdftex)
  • allow multiple occurence of the xml directives like "modules" and "filters"
  • support for standalone mpgraphic processing added (as in old texexec.pl)
  • support for returning error codes for failed runs
  • add '--combine' to the accepted option list
  • bugfix in paperformat handling for the option file

texutil.rb:

  • sortkey extension (special characters)

ctxtools.rb:

  • use different variable in purge message (bugfix)
  • add mpb to the list of temporary files
  • automatically chmod +x the unix stubs after --update

fcd_start.rb:

  • small enhancements to the option parsing and reporting

texexec.rb:

  • return non-zero exit code for failed runs
  • --mpgraphic processing added (as in old texexec.pl)
  • new option for arranging: --bannerheight

xmltools.rb:

  • use ctxtools for purging instead of texutil
  • auto-instantiation of id attributes
  • new feature: xml cleanups

Macro files

cont-xx.bst,bibmod-doc.{pdf,tex},bibl-xxx.tex,t-bib.tex,t-bibltx.tex,t-bib.xml.t-bib.tpm:

  • A new release of the bib module (2006.07.13), documented elsewhere.

colo-ini.tex:

  • saveguards for setting text color to empty after

cont-new.tex:

  • context version 2006.07.13 16:12
  • redefinition of \dohandlemathtoken, new macro: \checkoutermathencoding (euler math fixes)

context.tex:

  • context version 2006.07.13 16:12
  • input core-tsp.tex
  • input meta-tex.tex
  • input math-ext.tex

core-con.tex:

  • support for isolation of the number separator (for rightoleft processing)

core-des.tex:

  • support for isolation of the number separator (for rightoleft processing)
  • default to inheriting the heads number separator instead of simply dot.

core-mat.tex:

  • support conversion= for \setupformulae

core-ntb.tex:

  • small bugfixes
  • allow split=auto (use within splitfloats)
  • split code removed (separate source file now: core-tsp.tex)

core-ref.tex:

  • extra % at eol to prevent some potential extra spaces

core-reg.tex:

  • extra guard around register data processing

core-rul.tex:

  • support autowidth= for framed
  • support one-liners: \type{align={line,flushright}}

core-sec.tex:

  • section separator in the tui/tuo is now a dash, not colon
  • support for isolation of the number separator (for rightoleft processing)
  • support strut= in \type{setupheads}

core-spa.tex:

  • additional hook: \crlfplaceholder
  • use \directsetup instead of \setups (faster)
  • support disabling parfillskip in justified frames (align=disable)
  • use \ifdoublesided instead of \ifdubbelzijdig

core-tab.tex:

  • changes for the new table splitter (core-tsp.tex)
  • some general cleanup

core-uti.tex:

  • section separator in the tui/tuo is now a dash, not colon

font-ini.tex:

  • small internal changes

lang-ini.tex:

  • a message converted to utf-8

m-database.tex:

  • support for CSV (i.e. non-\TeX) delimited files using quotechar=
  • various bugfixes and improvements

m-r.tex:

  • various bugfixes and improvements

m-streams.tex:

  • two predefined setups added

m-tryout.tex:

  • \endinput before dashed separator code (superceded)

m-units.tex:

  • "dc" stands for "direct current"

math-eul.tex:

  • changed lines for a-zA-Z \definemathcharacter (bugfix)

meta-ini.tex:

  • new feature: \startstaticMPfigure ... \stopstaticMPfigure. Static figures are processed only when there has been something changed.

meta-pdf.tex:

  • support for the new sometxt() feature.

mult-con.tex:

  • autowidth constant added

page-bck.tex:

  • \redoglobal, not \dodoglobal (bugfix)
  • "\c!height" instead of "hoogte" (bugfix)

page-flt.tex:

  • "dubbelzijdig" and "enkelzijdig" translated to english
  • simplified (related to table splitting routines)

page-imp.tex:

  • "dubbelzijdig" translated to english

page-ini.tex:

  • "dubbelzijdig" and "enkelzijdig" translated to english
  • new macro: \disablepagebreaks

page-{lay,log,mak,mar,num,run,spr}.tex:

  • "dubbelzijdig" and "enkelzijdig" translated to english

page-one.tex:

  • experimental text area extension

s-abr-01.tex:

  • capitalization changes in the logos for GHOSTSCRIPT, GHOSTVIEW, UNIX

s-pre-30.tex:

  • extra setup defined: show-usage-lines

supp-lan.tex:

  • added support for active punctiation to \scanurl

supp-mis.tex:

  • changes for babel (active characters fix)

supp-mps.tex:

  • \startuseMPgraphic and \startusableMPgraphic no longer have an argument
  • the format switch for \write18 no longer contains -progname= (web2c bug workaround)
  • support \startstaticMPgraphic

syst-gen.tex:

  • new alias: \@NX = \noexpand

type-syn.tex:

  • support for iwona-heavy as a typescript

verb-c.tex:

  • bugfix for multi-line comments in external C files.

x-fe.tex:

  • \showXMLinh now has brackets instead of braces

x-set-11.tex:

  • allows \loadsetups[<xml file>] now

x-tag-run.tex:

  • \showXMLinh now has brackets instead of braces

Data files

cont-xx.xml:

  • document \setupframed[autowidth=(yes|no|force)]
  • document \setupformulae[conversion=]

keys-xx.xml:

  • document "autowidth"

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