[NTG-context] R2L footnotes

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Wed Aug 24 06:29:38 CEST 2011


On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 06:19:13AM +0200, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> 
> Am 23.08.2011 um 22:58 schrieb Khaled Hosny:
> 
> > On Tue, Aug 09, 2011 at 01:51:44AM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote:
> >> On 8-8-2011 6:44, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> >> 
> >>> There is a bug with the placement of margin content in RTL mode:
> >>> 
> >>> \setupalign    [r2l]
> >>> \setuppapersize[A4][A2,landscape]
> >>> \setuplayout   [location=middle]
> >>> 
> >>> \starttext \showframe
> >>> \inmargin{Margin}text\par
> >>> \inleft    {Left}text\par
> >>> \inright  {Right}text\par
> >>> \stoptext
> >>> 
> >>> With my setup i place the number at the begin of the text and hide it’s
> >>> width which results in the output you can see.
> >> 
> >> experimental fix in next beta
> > 
> > The margin stuff seems to work fine now, but the footnote number is not
> > shown at all:
> > 
> > \setupalign[r2l]
> > \setupnote[footnote][rule=right]
> > %\setupnotedefinition[footnote][location=inright]
> 
> \setupnotedefinition[footnote][location=rightmargin]

Makes no visible difference here, but I'm not even sure what is the
correct result is so I can live with what I have. I just think it is a
bug to not have a footnote number by default when \setupalign[r2l] is
set.

Regards,
 Khaled

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 Khaled Hosny
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