[NTG-context] Delayed page layout change?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Jan 11 19:30:54 CET 2015


On 1/11/2015 7:04 PM, David Brooks wrote:

> Thanks, but if the page width changes the current paragraph's width does
> not adjust across the page boundary, as seen with:
>
> \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided]
>
> \setuplayout         [width=11cm,height=18cm]
> \definelayout [odd]  [backspace=1cm]
> \definelayout [even] [backspace=4cm,width=14cm]
>
> \checkcurrentlayout \showframe
>
> \starttext
>      \dorecurse{4} {\input knuth \endgraf \input tufte \endgraf}
> \stoptext

That is because the paragraph is already typeset .. in principle we can 
have a simple reflow but then users would ask for more complex things 
and it would not work

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