[NTG-context] Removing Introduction section number

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Jun 14 09:54:30 CEST 2010


Alan BRASLAU wrote:
> On Monday 14 June 2010 08:52:16 Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>> Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky wrote:
>>> ...or preventing startbodymatter from making new page.
>>    \setupsectionblock[bodypart][page=no]
>>
>> or
>>
>>    \setupsectionblock[frontpart][page=no]
>>
>> (I don't remember whether this is executed at the end
>> or the begin of the block).
> 
> This is much more elegant than
>    \subject{Whatever}
>    \writelist[section]{}{Whatever}
> repeating "Whatever" twice.
> 
> I will repeat here the suggestion, seconded by others, of parsing
>    \section[number=no]{Whatever}
> to be used notably within \startbodypart...\stopbodypart
> Note that an unnumbered \section vs. \subject do not fill exactly the same 
> need.

Actually, I almost never use \writetolist myself, but then I usually
have special sectioning commands (in larger documents):

   \definehead[Usection][section]
   \setuphead[Usection][number=no]

   \Usection{...}

This could be wrapped in a macro if you want key=value parsing.



Best wishes,
Taco


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