[NTG-context] Multi-page centered natural TABLE

Christoph Reller christoph.reller at gmail.com
Thu Sep 4 11:10:33 CEST 2014

> Am 25.08.2014 um 15:38 schrieb Christoph Reller <
christoph.reller at gmail.com>:
> > Hi!
> >
> > How do I use a natural table to produce a table which is both:
> > - distributed across multiple pages (split=yes) and
> > - centered horizontally on each page.
> >
> You have to use the float mechanism. To disable the caption and number
you can use the ?none?
> keyword and to split the table at page breaks use the ?split? keyword.
There is no need to set
> ?split=yes? for the table unless you want to repeat the header which
requires ?split=repeat?.
> \starttext
> \startplacetable[location={none,split}]
>   \bTABLE
>     \dorecurse{40}{\bTR\bTD Foo \eTD\bTD Text. \eTD\eTR}
>   \eTABLE
> \stopplacetable
> \stoptext
> Wolfgang

Thank you Wolfgang for this tip. Could you please explain why the following
is not working:

    \dorecurse{40}{\bTR\bTD Foo \eTD\bTD Text. \eTD\eTR}

Regards, Christoph
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