[NTG-context] External figures in section headings

Felix Ingram f.ingram.lists at gmail.com
Sun Jan 9 22:36:20 CET 2011


On 9 January 2011 20:39, luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 9, 2011 at 5:33 PM, Felix Ingram <f.ingram.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>>
>> I need to have an image as part of my section headings. I've read
>> through an example in the "It's in the details" manual and came up
>> with the following example:
>>
>> \definelayer[chapterstart][width=\paperwidth,height=\paperheight]
>> \definelayerpreset[lefttop][corner={left,top},location={right,bottom}]
>> \setlayer[chapterstart][preset=lefttop]{\externalfigure[hacker.jpg]}
>> \setuphead[chapter][before={\setupbackgrounds[page][background=chapterstart]}]
>> \starttext
>> \chapter{First chapter}
>> \chapter{Second chapter}
>> \stoptext
>>
>> This works very well for the first chapter: the picture is inserted
>> behind the text as I want but nothing is inserted behind the second
>> chapter heading. I've been able to add extra details to the setuphead;
>> these are repeated but the picture is not.
>>
>> Can anyone see what I'm doing wrong? I get the same behaviour whether
>> I use version II or IV.
>
> \definelayer[chapterstart][width=\paperwidth,height=\paperheight]
> \definelayerpreset[lefttop][corner={left,top},location={right,bottom}]
> \setlayer[chapterstart][preset=lefttop]{\externalfigure[cow]}
> \setuphead[chapter][before={%
>
> \setlayer[chapterstart][preset=lefttop]{\externalfigure[cow]}%
>                   \setupbackgrounds[page][background={chapterstart}]}]
> \starttext
> \chapter{First chapter}
> \chapter{Second chapter}
> \stoptext
>
>
> (I'm sure that there are other solutions)

Works perfectly - many thanks.

Felix


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