[NTG-context] Trying to force a particular page sequence

Gerben Wierda gerben.wierda at rna.nl
Wed Nov 26 17:52:26 CET 2014


Answering myself: don’t use \page, use \startstandardmakeup…\stopstandardmakeup with page=no and doubledsided=no

G

On 26 Nov 2014, at 15:57, Gerben Wierda <gerben.wierda at rna.nl> wrote:

> I’m having trouble to produce a particular page sequence, all pages without page numbers:
> 
> Title page (I have that)
> First left page with a text block in the lower left corner
> First right page with a statement centered, 1/3 down
> 
> I’ve been trying working with \page, but what I get is
> 
> Title page
> Empty page (first left)
> Right page with text (not yet in the lower left corner
> Left page with statement
> Right page with page number on top
> 
> This is what I have in my prd_book.tex. What is a cleaner way to do this and also one that works? ;-):
> 
> \starttext
> \start
> \startstandardmakeup \ss
> \hairline \start
> \blank[line]
> \switchtobodyfont[16pt]\bf
> \leftaligned{Foo}%
> \blank[line]
> \leftaligned{bar bar bar bar}%
> \blank[line]
> \leftaligned{Foo}%
> \stop
> \hairline \blank[line]
> \leftaligned{Foo bar foo bar bar bar bar}%
> \hairline \blank[line]\rightaligned{Gerben Wierda}%
> \blank[6cm]\start\leftskip=10cm\hairline\stop
> \rightaligned{2014}%
> \stopstandardmakeup
> \stop
> Copyright notice (should be lower left on first lefthand side page)
> \page[yes]
> \start
> \switchtobodyfont[16pt]
> ~%otherwise \blank does nothing
> \blank[6cm]
> \midaligned{Statement, centered first righthand side page}
> \stop
> \startfrontmatter
> 
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