[NTG-context] Integration of all the information around ConTeXt
JaHeinen at gmx.de
Fri Mar 16 13:24:23 CET 2012
with the help of ConTeXt and the ConTeXt-Mailinglist I
successfully have generated a book which will be printed
next week :-)
Thankl you - everyone!
And now I would like to give something back to ConTeXt :-)
There is a lot of information around ConTeXt: Material of
Hans Hagen, this very dynamic Mailinglist/Forum, the
command-reference-list of Wolfgang Schuster and the
I think the best what I can do for ConTeXt is helping to
structure, organize and integrating the huge amount of
And the wiki ist a very good place to do al this work.
Since several years I am running an own wiki with mediawiki.
After informing Hans, Taco and Mojca Miklavec, I no have
started, to rename all the commands from reference/en/... to
The .htaccess takes care, that all the old names will be
forwarded to the new names.
Then I have build a startting-category: "ConTeXt" and every
subcategory is a branch of it. So we have a tree with all
the wiki-information starting at "ConTeXt". You can find
this startingpoint on http://www.contextgarden.net on the
right side: Categories.
I have started to organize the sub-categories ... but
everyone who likes ConTeXt is invited to improve the wiki.
A very good help would be:
All the commands of context (more than 500) are in one huge
For the users it would be usefull to build subcategories for
1. login (or first register on contextgarden.net)
2. Go to a command, e.g. command/about:
3. Click on edit (top of page)
4. go to the bottom of the source-code
5. add to
[[category:xxx]] xxx = new name or existing name
6. save the changes
7. now you can see the category at the bottom of the page.
8. if it is red - click on it
9. then write
to link it to the tree,
I hope lot's of you help at least a little bit ... it's fun
:-) And it's for ConTeXt.
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