[NTG-context] Two questions about registers

Marcin Borkowski mbork at wmi.amu.edu.pl
Sun Jun 2 21:04:27 CEST 2013

Dnia 2013-06-02, o godz. 20:46:12
Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com> napisał(a):

> Am 02.06.2013 um 19:46 schrieb Marcin Borkowski
> <mbork at wmi.amu.edu.pl>:
> > Hi list,
> > 
> > I have two questions regarding registers.
> > 
> > 1. How to change the title of the register (placed by
> > \completeregister) and its numbering style?  (Assume that e.g. I
> > want it to be an unnumbered section and not a numbered chapter.)
> When you use one of the \complete… (content, synonyms etc.) commands
> context uses either \chapter or \title to place the heading for the
> register, in addition it creates a reference to the register which
> has the name of the register, e.g. “content” or “index”.

Just curiosity: when \chapter and when \title?

> In cases where this heading type isn’t sufficient you can use \title
> (or any other heading) in combination with \place…, the disadvantage
> of this method is that you loose the multilingual labels (not really
> a problem) but you can access the texts with \headtext{…},
> e.g. \headtext{content} or \headtext{index}

By "multilingual labels", you mean the texts like "Index", "Contents"
etc., right?

> > 2. I'd like my register not to have the headers with subsequent
> > letters of the alphabet.  I did [indicator=no] in \setupregister,
> > but still got the *vertical spacing* between gropus of entries
> > beginning with the same letter. Then, I did also [before={}], but
> > then the space between entry groups is actually *smaller* than the
> > usual interline space (confirmed by doing \showgrid).  What should
> > I do to prevent this from happening?
> Can you provide a example for this?

See my other email.  Tl;dr: I was wrong, everything is fine.

> Wolfgang


Marcin Borkowski
Adam Mickiewicz University

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