[NTG-context] Verbatim in framed text

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com
Thu Sep 22 18:10:43 CEST 2011


Am 22.09.2011 um 12:54 schrieb Felix Ingram:

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>> From: Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com>
>> To: mailing list for ConTeXt users <ntg-context at ntg.nl>
>> 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.

You can use “align={flushleft,broad}” which get sometimes better result with ragged text.

Wolfgang


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