[NTG-context] prevgraf change if page break occurs in a paragraph

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Mar 5 08:58:51 CET 2018

On 3/4/2018 10:59 PM, Joseph Canedo wrote:

> I am aware that ConTeXt betas might use experimental luaTeX changes (I 
> use both stable and latest and run both), just wanted to report a change 

not really, as we don't ship beta luatex's so context normally either 
has adaptive code or delays usage for a year

> in prevgraf result. Apparently with latest beta it reports the number of 
> lines in last page of paragraph (only tested with pars on 2 pages 
> maximum, haven’t tried longer ones). Simple MWE reproduces the case:
> \starttext
> \dorecurse{15}{
> A\\ B\\ C\\ D\\ E\\ F\\ G\\ H\\ I\\ J\\ K\\ L \\M\\ N.
> \the\prevgraf
> }
> \stoptext
> Using ConTeXt online always reports « 14 » after the letters, latest 
> ConTeXt reports different numbers if the par before it has been split in 
> 2 pages.
well, i could store the old prevgraf (of make that an option) but it's a 
fact that a top of page is basically a change (in prevgraf and prevdepth)

what do you use prevgraf for?


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