[NTG-context] Chinese in current ConTeXt

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Dec 22 12:54:53 CET 2005


Richard Gabriel wrote:

> Hi Tobias (and Hans),
>
> I've played with this a bit.
> It seems that the nested group breaks things inside the 
> \installlanguage macro.
> The following works OK:
>
> \c!date={\v!year,\cnyear,\v!month,\v!day,\cnday}
>
> ...but I can't use the \cnencoding switch... [Is it really necessary 
> here? It works for me even without it...]


this is fixed

>
> Another minor issues:
> 1. \v!month gives chinese number with the month symbol [so appending 
> \cnmonth once more is undesired].
> I guess the resulting date is a bit inconsistent - there should be all 
> Arabic numbers or all Chinese, not mixed.

what is convention in china?

Hans


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