[NTG-context] Minor date formatting issue

Sietse Brouwer sbbrouwer at gmail.com
Sat Aug 10 11:16:36 CEST 2013


> Perhaps someone should update the wiki? I suppose I could get an
> account and fix it myself ... if people don't mind someone as inexpert
> as me messing around in there ...

It would be very nice if you could do that. Don’t worry about
inexpertise -- people improving the documentation of how commands work
is always welcome. (If you can't get the formatting right, you can
leave it in plain text and I'll come in later and tidy it up.)

Cheers,
Sietse


On 10 August 2013 07:04, Matt Gushee <matt at gushee.net> wrote:
> Hi, Wolfgang--
>
> On Fri, Aug 9, 2013 at 6:58 AM, Wolfgang Schuster
> <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>> I am experimenting with the \currentdate command. I am finding that
>>>
>>>  \currentdate [weekday,{,~},month,day+,{,~},year]
>>>
>>> which should work according to the Wiki, produces:
>>>
>>>  Thursday, Augustday+, 2013
>
>> It’s recommended to use “day:ord” with \currentdate but you also use “day:+”.
>>
>> \starttext
>> \currentdate[day,space,day:ord,space,day:+]
>> \stoptext
>
> Ah, yes, thank you!
>
> Perhaps someone should update the wiki? I suppose I could get an
> account and fix it myself ... if people don't mind someone as inexpert
> as me messing around in there ...
>
> --
> Matt
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