[NTG-context] Combine overlapping margin notes with separator

Henri Menke henrimenke at gmail.com
Thu Mar 29 12:01:11 CEST 2018


On 03/29/2018 09:59 PM, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 3/29/2018 6:34 AM, Henri Menke wrote:
>> Bump!
> 
> thers is currently no mechanism to collect entries (one can stack them
> but no auto-separator)

What about horizontal stacking?  (If it is already available, it is not
clearly documented)

> 
>> On Mon, 2018-03-19 at 01:39 -0700, Benjamin Epstein wrote:
>>> Hello!
>>>
>>> I am typesetting a text with line numbers in the margin and am
>>> interested in
>>> combining them if two should end up on the same line, dividing them
>>> with a
>>> comma or something like that.  With the code below, the first line of
>>> the
>>> output contains an overlapping "1" and "2" in the margin.  I would
>>> like the
>>> "1" and "2" not to be overlapping, nor to be stacked like
>>> \setupmargindata[stack=yes] would get me, but rather to automatically
>>> combine
>>> those that would overlap to get something like "1,2".
>>>
>>> Current output: https://i.imgur.com/RaTQ1ZO.png
>>> Desired output: https://i.imgur.com/oWKigTX.png
>>>
>>> Is there a reliable way to implement this?  Any help would be
>>> appreciated!
>>>
>>> ***
>>>
>>> \starttext
>>>
>>> \inmargin{1}Now we are engaged in a great civil war.
>>> \inmargin{2}We are testing whether that nation or any nation so
>>> conceived
>>> and so dedicated, can long endure.
>>> \inmargin{3}We are met on a great battle-field of that war.
>>>
>>> \stoptext
>>>
>>> ***
>>>
>>> Thank you,
>>> Benjamin
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