# [NTG-context] Footnotes in MkIV and MkII

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Oct 29 00:42:20 CEST 2010

```On 29-10-2010 12:17, Matija Šuklje wrote:
> Hullo,
>
> from what I can understand I'm using \footnote correctly (i.e. as on wiki),
> but if I generate the document with 'context' every footnote instance is just
> a direct copy of the first footnote.
>
> If I generate it with 'texexec' though, the footnotes are generated as
> expected.
>
> Is that a MkIV bug, feature or just me being stupid?

sounds like a but or maybe a side effect of how you use the footnote; in
mkiv footnotes are stored differently (and can actually be accessed in
many ways) .. so a small test file is needed that shows the problem

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