[NTG-context] How can I define a dotted underbar in ConTeXt?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Feb 15 22:41:07 CET 2016


On 2/15/2016 10:31 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> On Mon, 15 Feb 2016, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 2/10/2016 10:14 PM, Laurent d'Airsy wrote:
>>>  I would like to create a dotted underbar in ConTeXt with the
>>> | \defineunderbar|mechanism. Is that possible?
>>
>> i uploaded a beta where you can test:
>>
>> test {\red\underrandoms{test me}} and \underrandom{test} or
>> \underrandom{grep} \blank
>> test {\red\underdashes {test me}} and \underdash  {test} or \underdash
>> {grep} \blank
>> test {\red\underdots   {test me}} and \underdot   {test} or \underdot
>> {grep} \blank
>>
>> still somewhat experimental
>
> While you are looking at the code, there was another question on
> tex.stackexchange on bars:
>
> http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/291946/overstrike-in-context-can-it-overstrike-leaders
>
>
> How to get bars to work with leaders?
>
> \setuppapersize[A6][A6]
> \starttext
> \overstrike{Hello\hfill world!} % Works OK
>
> Hello\leaders\hbox{.}\hfill world! % Works OK, nothing special
>
> \overstrike{Hello\leaders\hbox{.}\hfill world!} % Not quite right
> \stoptext

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