[NTG-context] Example ConTeXt document: PS output

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Sun Jul 11 00:07:09 CEST 2010


On Sat, 10 Jul 2010, Michael Talbot-Wilson wrote:

> On Sat, 10 Jul 2010, Michael Talbot-Wilson wrote:
>
>> Oh, yes.  May have a look at MkII.  But does it use LuaTeX?  The
>> possibility of easy macros in Lua rather than difficult macros in TeX
>> would be one attraction of ConTeXt.  Maybe Eplain LuaTeX is what I
>> need.
>
> Let me correct that.  Confused ravings.  I was really looking for (1)
> font management making it easier to install new and unusual fonts
> without delving up to my armpits in tfm, pk, whatever, (2) something
> with Metapost more integrated, allowing easy placement of vector
> graphics in the document and allowing them to be defined within the
> document text file.
>
> It seemed momentarily that ConTeXt might be one way, and since there
> was an old version called MkII and a new version called MkIV, that
> MkIV was a sane place to start.

You can try ConTeXt with XeTeX engine.

Aditya


More information about the ntg-context mailing list