[dev-context] Caption in floatcombination is too low

Wolfgang Schuster wolfgang.schuster.lists at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 21:19:02 CET 2019


Hi,

here is a ugly fix for pack-com.mkiv to reduce the distance between the 
float content and caption.

\unexpanded\def\pack_combinations_float_hack_b#1%
- {\box\b_strc_floats_separate_caption}
+ 
{\hpack{\raise\dimexpr\strutht-1pt\relax\box\b_strc_floats_separate_caption}}

Wolfgang


Wolfgang Schuster schrieb am 26.01.19 um 20:15:
> Hi Hans,
>
> there is a big gap between the content and the caption of each float 
> in a floatcombination environment.
>
>
> %%%% begin example
> \useMPlibrary[dum]
>
> \starttext
>
> \startplacefigure[title={First graphic}]
>   \externalfigure[one]
> \stopplacefigure
>
> \startfloatcombination
>   \startplacefigure[title={Second graphic}]
>     \externalfigure[two]
>   \stopplacefigure
> \stopfloatcombination
>
> \stoptext
> %%%% end example
>
>
> This is probably a result of the following two command from 
> strc-flt.mkvi where you put the caption in a \vbox with a height of 
> 1pt and flush it afterwards in \vtop which shifts the content down to 
> the baseline. As a result of this a empty space was added at the top 
> of the caption.
>
> A simple fix for this is to raise the box with the caption when it is 
> added to the combination.
>
>
> %%%% begin strc-flt.mkvi
> \def\strc_floats_build_box_separate_make
>   {\offinterlineskip
>    \vpack to \onepoint{\box\b_strc_floats_content}\break
>    \vpack to \onepoint{\box\b_strc_floats_caption}}
>
> \def\strc_floats_build_box_separate_split#1%
>   {\setbox\scratchbox\vbox{%
>      \setbox\scratchbox\vpack{#1}%
>      \unvbox\scratchbox\relax
>      \setbox\scratchbox\lastbox
>     %\doloop{%
>         \unvbox\scratchbox
>         \setbox\scratchbox\lastbox
>     %   \ifdim\ht\scratchbox=2\onepoint
>           \unvbox\scratchbox
>           \setbox\scratchbox\lastbox
>     %     \exitloop
>     %   \fi}%
>      \splittopskip\zeropoint
>      \global\setbox\b_strc_floats_separate_content\vsplit\scratchbox 
> to \onepoint
>      \global\setbox\b_strc_floats_separate_caption\vsplit\scratchbox 
> to \onepoint
> \global\setbox\b_strc_floats_separate_content\vpack{\unvbox\b_strc_floats_separate_content\setbox0\lastbox\unvbox0}% 
>
> \global\setbox\b_strc_floats_separate_caption\tpack{\unvbox\b_strc_floats_separate_caption\setbox0\lastbox\unvbox0}% 
>
>    }}
> %%%% end strc-flt.mkvi
>
> Wolfgang



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