[NTG-context] Verbatim in framed text

Felix Ingram f.ingram.lists at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 12:54:46 CEST 2011


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> From: Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com>
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> Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 13:09:42 +0200
> Subject: Re: [NTG-context] Verbatim in framed text
>
> Am 20.09.2011 um 17:50 schrieb Felix Ingram:
>
>> Some of my verbatim lines are overflowing the framed text box I'm
>> putting them in. I see that I could define a pretty printer to handle
>> this but I came up with the following:
>>
>>
>> \starttext
>> \startframedtext[middle][width=.8\textwidth]
>> \startframedtext[left][frame=off, width=.6\textwidth]
>> \starttyping
>> import x
>> from x import y
>> for z in b:
>>    print dfdg
>> Some text
>> Some text
>> Some text
>> Some text
>> Some really long text Some really long text Some really long text Some
>> really long text Some really longtextSomereallylong text Some really
>> long text Some really long text Some really long text Some really long
>> text Some really long text
>> \stoptyping
>> \stopframedtext
>> \stopframedtext
>> \stoptext
>>
>>
>> This works but seems like cheating.
>>
>> Is there a better third way I could try, or could someone point to a
>> mkiv pretty printer example I could study?
>
> Change the alignment of the verbatim text with “\setuptyping[align=flushleft]”.

This has helped unless I have some particularly long words towards the
right of the frame. I will use a combination of flushleft plus some
pre-processing.

Thanks for the help,

Felix


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