# [NTG-context] MetaFUN's \setupMPpage broken? [SOLVED]

Verhaag, G.C.H.M. verhaaggchm at ziggo.nl
Wed Dec 28 11:09:54 CET 2011

On 12/27/2011 04:07 PM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> Am 27.12.2011 um 14:26 schrieb Verhaag, G.C.H.M.:
>
>
>> Hi Wolfgang and John,
>>
>> Both ways work well, thanks a lot! Does this mean that the setupMPpage command will become obsolete in near future?
>>
>> Are both suggestions documented somewhere or is this mailing list the only way to find out?
>>
> It’s already obsolete as you noticed by the “undefined control sequence” warning.
>
> The reason for this is that \startMPpage and \startTEXpage are now defined in a different
> way than they had been in MkII. In MkII both commands are defined with \def\startMPpage{…}
> and \def\startTEXpage{…} but in MkIV both are a instance of fittingpage and the definition
> for them is \definefittingpage[MPpage] and \definefittingpage[TEXpage]. As a consequence
> the old \setupMPpage command is also gone and you have to set global settings with
> \setupfittingpage[<environment>][<settings>].
>
> Such a changes do happen with many commands in MkIV and the setup-commands
> for them are moved to the underlying mechanism (e.g. fittingpage).
>
> Wolfgang
> ...
>

Hi Wolfgang,

Thank you very much for your prompt explanation!

Regards,
Gerard Verhaag