[NTG-context] formatting section and figure numbers

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Fri Sep 25 21:34:31 CEST 2015

On 09/25/2015 04:15 PM, Meer, Hans van der wrote:
> I do number my chapters with roman numerals with:
>   \setuphead[chapter][conversion=Romannumerals]
> I would expect then that sections are numbered roman.arabic for example IX.1
> This is not the case. While the chapter is numbered IX the sections are
> numbered 9.1 instead of IX.1.
> The numbering of floats with \placefigure luckily does the caption
> numbering right, i.e. there I see IX.1 as its number.
> Using
>   \setuphead[section][conversion=Romannumerals]
> fails because then IX.I is produced, clearly not what is desired
> although the caption numbering is not influenced.
> Using
>   \setuphead[section][number=no]
> does not help either, because then the captions loose their chapter number.
> What to do?

Hi Hans,

I think this is what you need:


I hope it helps,


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