# [NTG-context] Re: proportional column widths in natural tables?

Hans Hagen ntg-context@ntg.nl
Sun, 15 Feb 2004 23:40:11 +0100

```At 19:55 15/02/2004, you wrote:
>Hi Willi,
>
>thanks for your reply. Can you please tell me, what the makeupwidth is?
>
>It seems that I have to do some calculations for the widths by myself: I
>have a CALS table model where the widths are specified by proportional
>weights. -> I have to sum the weigths of all columns and divide each of
>the weights by this sum in order to get the necessary stretch factors for
>each column.
>
>I hoped the ConTeXt has already a mechanism for this kind of specifiying
>the widths.

\setupTABLE[option=stretch]

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