[NTG-context] 1. \setupbackgrounds with colours 2. \textwidth = 1.09\textwidth?

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com
Mon Feb 17 19:38:20 CET 2014


Am 17.02.2014 um 19:28 schrieb Rudolf Bahr <quasi at quasi.de>:

> 
> Hello listmembers,
> 
> 1. With "\setupbackgrounds" finally I achieved what I intended (see pdf-file),
>   according to Context reference manual p. 187.
>   But a question remains:
> 
>   Is it a feature of context not to colourize header and footer alone, but
>   only in conjunction with text?
> 
> 2. In the appended pdf-file it is also to be seen, that the horizontal \hrule strokes 
>   are wider than \textwidth, i.e. they begin in leftmargin and extend to within 
>   rightmargin, whereas the vertical \vrule strokes exactly are as high as expected.
> 
>   Is there a bug in my program?
> 
>   Regards, Rudolf
> 
> % -------------------------------------------------------------------------->8
> % vim:tw=150:
> 
> \language[de]
> 
> \setuppapersize [A4,landscape]%
> \setuplayout    [%
>                backspace=42.65mm,leftedge=2mm,leftmargin=20mm,leftmargindistance=5pt,textwidth=230mm,%

Use the width key and not the text width key.

>                        rightmargindistance=5pt,rightmargin=20mm,rightedge=2mm%
>                topspace=22mm,header=12mm,headerdistance=2mm,textheight=164mm,footerdistance=2mm,footer=12mm%
>                ]%
> \showframe
> \showsetups
> 
> % works as expected, the whole page is red:
> \setupbackgrounds
>        [page]
>        [background=color, backgroundcolor=red]
> 
> % the next does nothing, even being alone (the other \setupbackgrounds commented out)
> % I tried to colorize only header and footer, without text
> \setupbackgrounds
>        [text]
>        [header,footer]
>        [background=color, backgroundcolor=yellow]

Change the first and second argument.

Wolfgang


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