# [NTG-context] command to get the text value?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Dec 16 21:49:00 CET 2014

On 12/16/2014 9:39 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
> Dear list,
>
> sorry for writing again on the same topic. The issue is important and I
> don’t know how to solve it.
>
> I have a different sample:
>
>      \def\firstcommand{AAA}
>      \def\secondcommand{aaa}
>      \starttext
>      \doifelse{\word{\firstcommand}}
>          {\secondcommand}{Equal}{Not equal}.
>      \stoptext
>
> I understand that A and a are different characters. Is there no command
> to get the pure text from another command?
>
> Or how could I get equal values in the sample above?

if really needed i can write such a comparison but keep in mind that
\word is not some simple string manipulator so you can never rely on
such a comparison

Hans

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