[NTG-context] The ConTeXt book

Matthias Weber matweber at indiana.edu
Fri Apr 2 16:16:21 CEST 2010


Yes, that's indeed good to know. My MAIN problem with mkiv is that I  
can't get interaction bars working. I posted two basic setups a while  
ago,
and while they work fine in mkii, they fail in mkiv. Never got a  
response ...


Matthias


On Apr 2, 2010, at 10:12 AM, Hans Hagen wrote:

> On 2-4-2010 14:20, John Haltiwanger wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 2, 2010 at 1:40 PM, Hans Hagen<pragma at wxs.nl>  wrote:
>>
>>> well, i use mkiv exclusively so that might be a sign that it's not  
>>> that bad;
>>> the main issue is to keep mkiv and luatex in sync
>>
>> Good to know :)
>>
>> I would much prefer mkiv as well, as luatex seems much easier to grok
>> than TeX. I have the luck to be entering typographical programming at
>> a new stage. To what degree can luatex be relied on to accomplish all
>> that TeX macros can? Does certain functionality still require TeX
>> code?
>
> the same and more, it's still tex but we can now extend using lua so  
> we can go beyond what normal tex can do
>
> Hans
>
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