[NTG-context] First try with ConTeXt (Win7)

Henning Hraban Ramm hraban at fiee.net
Tue Nov 9 13:20:43 CET 2010

Am 2010-11-09 um 12:27 schrieb Peter Davis:

> I've used LaTeX for years, but I'm trying to work with ConTeXt now  
> on a Win7 PC that has already had MikTeX 2.9 installed.
> I've downloaded the minimal ZIP file, unpacked it and run the  
> first_setup.bat file.
> (Note, I don't have Ruby installed yet, so I can't use pdfTeX, but I  
> assume some other build is available.)
> Then I opened TeXworks, created a ConTeXt typesetting option,  
> entered a helloworld.tex program, and tried to ConTeXt it.

Will you tell us anything about the settings you made in TeXworks?

Did you try to run "context" on the command line? (GUI setup is an  
additional complication)

> MTXrun | resolvers: skipping configuration file 'C:/Users/peterd/ 
> AppData/Roaming/MiKTeX/2.9/web2c/texmfcnf.lua' (no file)
looks like there's MiKTeX in your (TeXwork's) PATH, but not ConTeXt's  

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