[NTG-context] Setup narrower body text for sections

Kate F kate at elide.org
Thu May 14 23:01:20 CEST 2015


On 14 May 2015 at 21:33, Aditya Mahajan <adityam at umich.edu> wrote:
> On Thu, 14 May 2015, Kate F wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm typesetting unix manpages, where I want each section heading to be
>> outset slightly relative to the body text of that section. In other
>> words, I want the body text to have a left margin which is narrower
>> than the page width.
>>
>> I know I can do this with something like:
>>
>>    \startsection[title=Synopsis]
>>    \startnarrower
>>    blah blah blah
>>    \stopnarrower
>>    \stopsection
>>
>> But I'd much rather set the left margin (or achieving the effect of
>> \startnarrower by some other means) using the setups for \startsection
>> instead. That way I won't need to have \startnarrower .. \stopnarrower
>> all over my document.
>
>
> \setuphead[section][after={\startnarrower}, aftersection={\stopnarrower}]
>
> Aditya
>

Thank you! That's exactly what I was hoping for!

aftersection= doesn't appear to be documented in cont-enp.pdf :)

-- 
Kate


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