# [NTG-context] a sort of marking

Wed Apr 9 08:29:56 CEST 2008

On Wed, Apr 9, 2008 at 1:35 AM, Andrea Valle <valle at di.unito.it> wrote:
> Hi to all,
>
> I have a manual. It's A5 to be printed in A4 (so to cut in the middle the A4
> page).
> I'd like to have a cue like a marking to be able to cut exactly in the
> middle.
> \setuplayout[marking=on] does not print anything useful for the case.
>
> I've thought about \showframe[text=off, margin=off] but it creates a green
> border all around.

\setuppapersize[A5][A4,landscape]
\setuplayout[location=middle]
\setuparranging[2SIDE]

%\setupbackgrounds[page][leftframe=on]
\setuppagenumbering[alternative={singlesided,doublesided}]
\setupbackgrounds[leftpage][leftframe=on]

\starttext
\dorecurse{100}{\input knuth\par}
\stoptext

Wolfgang