# [NTG-context] upgrading to latest ConTeXt

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Aug 19 01:16:35 CEST 2005

```Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:

>texexec --make
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>generates both pdfetex and aleph formats? Right now I still have to compile
>the aleph format separately.
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in newtexexec it's possible to do that as well as add teh engine in the
banner of the tex file so that the right format is taken

(i have to document that)

>2. Also:
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>Although the tex engine per se is no longer needed, we still need to be able
>to e.g.,
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>aleph --ini *plain \dump
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>right now some files (like manfnt) are missing from the distribution. It's
>very important to be able to compile aleph in plain fmt for testing purposes
>(it's how i found at least a couple of context-aleph bugs, for ex.).
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hm, just make me a list of files then

i'll look into it when i'm back from the tug conference (china)

Hans

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