[NTG-context] unwanted extra space in type definition

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Mon May 26 21:00:33 CEST 2014


On 05/26/2014 06:55 PM, luigi scarso wrote:
> On Mon, May 26, 2014 at 6:00 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
> 
>     Dear list,
> 
>     I have the following sample:
> 
>         \definetype[TeXcode][option=TEX]
>         \def\arg#1{\TeXcode{{#1}}}
>         \starttext
>         \arg{\em\de Textsatzsystem}
> 
>         \TeXcode{{\em\de Textsatzsystem}}
>         \stoptext
> 
>     I don’t know what is wrong defined in \arg that inserts an extra space
>     after \em?
> 
> You can see how TeX works with \tracingmacros
> \definetype[TeXcode][option=TEX]
> \def\arg#1{\edef\temp{#1}\TeXcode{{#1}}}
> \starttext
> \tracingmacros1
> \arg{\em\de Textsatzsystem}
> \tracingnone
> \tracingmacros1
> \TeXcode{{\em\de Textsatzsystem}}
> \tracingnone
> \stoptext

Many thanks for your reply, Luigi. Sorry, but I have just downloaded and
read your message.

Well, this seems to be something beyond my understanding (this is all
Greek to me). The only conclusion I can draw is that I have to use the
second option.

Many thanks for your help,


Pablo
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