[NTG-context] issue with image in an xtable

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Apr 21 09:49:33 CEST 2015


On 4/21/2015 6:43 AM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
> On 04/21/2015 01:18 AM, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 4/20/2015 8:53 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
>>> [...]
>>> This adds the extra space in the two rows that contain the figure.
>>>
>>> Wouldn’t it be possible that the figure invades the next row instead of
>>> adding extra spacing to any row?
>>
>> define invades
>
> What I’m trying to say is that the rows in the sample don’t get extra
> space because of the image and that the image is place over the next
> rows when it is too big for its given space.
>
> This should be the default behaviour, but having an option to activate
> this would be extremely helpful in some scenarios.

hm, another options we forget about ... clueless about a key/value

> Here you have an otherwise buggy sample (location is wrong) with the
> image placed over the next rows and beyond:
>
>      \setupexternalfigures[location=default]
>      \starttext
>      \startxtable[option=stretch]
>          \startxrow
>              \startxcell Second line left\stopxcell
>              \startxcell b\stopxcell
>              \startxcell Second line right\stopxcell
>          \stopxrow
>          \startxrow
>              \startxcell Third Line left\stopxcell
>              \startxcell[ny=2, location=top]
>                  \dontleavehmode
>                  \externalfigure[cow][height=19mm]
>              \stopxcell
>              \startxcell d\stopxcell
>          \stopxrow
>          \startxrow
>              \startxcell Fourth line left\stopxcell
>              \startxcell h\stopxcell
>          \stopxrow
>          \startxrow
>              \startxcell Fifth line left\stopxcell
>              \startxcell c\stopxcell
>              \startxcell Fifth line right\stopxcell
>          \stopxrow
>      \stopxtable
>      \stoptext

forget about location here, it's used for special placements of a single 
framed (like inframed and such), use align={middle,high} etc for it or 
the top/bottom keywords

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