[NTG-context] new error in Context-Metapost

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Feb 17 13:34:09 CET 2016


On 2/17/2016 11:27 AM, Meer, Hans van der wrote:
> Some code that worked ok but hasn't been used for some time, now gives
> an error: missing $.
> It is working fine in ConTeXt, but putting it inside an MPpage goes wrong.

That was a tricky one to nail down ... it related to the fact that have 
\{ and \} have a different meaning when we flush metapost text (makes me 
wonder if that is still needed)

this helps

\installmathfencepair
   \letteropenbrace \Lbrace
   \letterclosebrace \Rbrace


> Here a minimal example, the output of the ConTeXt run and the error on
> the MPpage run.
> Has something changed I missed?
>
> Hans van der Meer
>
>
> The error occurs in this code, my suspect is the cases macro.
> \starttext
> \startsetups[dif-1]
> $\displaystyle
> \Delta_{in} = 1000_2 \cases{(A,2)(2,A)&\cr (6,E)(E,6)&\cr}
> \buildrel S_1 \over \rightarrow \quad
> \Delta_{uit} = 1011_2 \cases{(6,D)(D,6)&\cr (B,0)(0,B)&\cr}
> $
> \stopsetups
> \startMPpage
> label("\setup[dif-1]",origin);
> \stopMPpage
> \stoptext
>
> tex error       > tex error on line 9 in file
> /Users/hansm/Documents/TeX/Test-tex/cases/cases.tex: ! Missing $ inserted
>
> <inserted text>
> $
> <to be read again>
> \endgroup
> \math_fenced_fenced_stop ...leparameter \endgroup
>                                                    \advance
> \c_math_fenced_ne...
> \14>:dif-1 ...ses {(A,2)(2,A)&\cr (6,E)(E,6)&\cr }
>                                                    \buildrel S_1 \over
> \right...
> l.9 ...edfont[LMRoman-Regular*default]\setup [dif-1]
>
>
> <to be read again>
> \relax
> ...
> l.12 \stopMPpage
>
> The ConTeXt run itself is ok, see below
>
> \starttext
> \startsetups[dif-1]
> $\displaystyle
> \Delta_{in} = 1000_2 \cases{(A,2)(2,A)&\cr (6,E)(E,6)&\cr}
> \buildrel S_1 \over \rightarrow \quad
> \Delta_{uit} = 1011_2 \cases{(6,D)(D,6)&\cr (B,0)(0,B)&\cr}
> $
> \stopsetups
> \setup[dif-1]
> \stoptext
>
>
>
>
>
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