[NTG-context] alloc at 0, etc, from plain.tex

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Aug 9 09:15:09 CEST 2010


On 9-8-2010 8:50, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> On 08/09/2010 06:58 AM, Jesse Alama wrote:
>> There's a plain TeX package (bussproofs.sty from CTAN; I realize that
>> the file ends with ".sty" but it's intended to work in plain TeX) that
>> I'm trying to get working with ConTeXt. I'm stuck at one point though:
>> the package has the statements
>>
>> \def\newcount{\alloc at 0\count\countdef\insc at unt}
>> \def\newdimen{\alloc at 1\dimen\dimendef\insc at unt}
>> \def\newskip{\alloc at 2\skip\skipdef\insc at unt}
>> \def\newbox{\alloc at 4\box\chardef\insc at unt}
>
> ConTeXt has \newcount et al. predefined already.

Plain tex also has these. If a style (in this case busproofs) does not 
check for that it's likely to clash with more.

Hans


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