[NTG-context] inside and outside margins (vs. 'left' and 'right' margins)

Henning Hraban Ramm hraban at fiee.net
Sat Apr 9 23:07:40 CEST 2011

Am 2011-04-09 um 22:26 schrieb James Fisher:

> I want to define 'inside' and 'outside' margins (i.e. left and right  
> pages are symmetrical, not the same).  Reading the document 'co- 
> pagedesign.pdf', ConTeXt talks about 'left' and 'right' margins (and  
> other measurements).  At first I thought this must be either a  
> 'representative' left or right page (the diagram on page 3 doesn't  
> say which), but experimenting suggests that there really is no  
> concept of left and right pages here (despite the incredible detail  
> that the document goes into on arranging pages etc which must  
> understand this).
> In short this is a basic requirement.  How do I solve it?

As stated on http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Layout :
"You define always a right page; if you use a double page layout  
'right' and 'left' values are mirrored on a left page."

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