[NTG-context] Smaller bullet points

Kate F kate at elide.org
Sun Nov 29 19:33:28 CET 2015


On 29 November 2015 at 17:51, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
> On 11/29/2015 5:55 PM, Kate F wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm defining a slightly smaller bullet point symbol:
>>
>>   \definesymbol[smallbullet][\small\bullet]
>>   \setupitemize[1][smallbullet]
>>
>> This aligns the smaller bullet point to the baseline of text, which is
>> too low. I'd like to have it vertically centered, such that it aligns
>> in the middle of where the regular-sized \bullet would be. I tried
>> using \inframed[height=\lineheight], but I couldn't find a way to make
>> that end up in the right place.
>
>
> \definesymbol
>   [smallbullet]
>   [\raise.1ex\hbox{\mathematics{\scriptstyle\bullet}}]
>

Thanks! Where does the .1ex come from? Is that value derived from some
measurement, or does it just look about right?

-- 
Kate


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