[NTG-context] space sectioning control

Procházka Lukáš Ing. LPr at pontex.cz
Tue Jun 26 17:10:18 CEST 2018


Hello,

there was no key "textdistance" described on wiki, so I added the option into key-value list:

	http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Command/setuphead

Lukas


On Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:20:43 +0200, Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com> wrote:

> You have to change the value of textdistance.
>
> \setuphead
>    [subsubsection]
>    [alternative=text,
>     distance=0pt,
>     textdistance=.5em]
>
> \starttext
>
> \startchapter[title={First}]
>
> \startsubsubsection
> \input ward
> \stopsubsubsection
>
> \stopchapter
>
> \stoptext
>
> Wolfgang
>> Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد <mailto:Idris.Hamid at colostate.edu>
>> 25. Juni 2018 um 04:45
>> Dear gang,
>>
>> Here's an interesting one, attached and below:
>>
>> =======
>> \setuphead[chapter]   [alternative=normal]
>> \setuphead[subsection][alternative=text]
>> \setuphead[subsection][criterium=local,distance=0em,sectionstopper=.]
>>
>> \starttext
>>
>> \startchapter[title={First},reference={}]
>> \startsubsection%[title={First}]
>> \input ward
>> \stopsubsection
>> \startsubsection%[title={Second}]
>> \input ward
>> \stopsubsection
>> \stopchapter
>>
>> \startchapter[title={Second},reference={}]
>> \startsubsection%[title={}]
>> \input ward
>> \stopsubsection
>> \startsubsection%[title={}]
>> \input ward
>> \stopsubsection
>> \stopchapter
>> \stoptext
>> =======
>>
>> Our subsections do not have titles. The space between the subsection
>> numeral and the text is too large, even with
>>
>> distance=0em
>>
>> Negative distances don't behave well - toggle lines 4 and 5.
>>
>> What can we do to control the space between numeral and text? Thank
>> you in advance.
>>
>> Best wishes
>> Idris
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>> Wolfgang Schuster <mailto:schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com>
>> 25. Juni 2018 um 13:41
>> To number paragraphs you can create a counter with \definelabel.
>>
>>
>> \definelabel[Paragraph][text=,numberstopper={.},headcommand=\groupedcommand{}{ }]
>>
>> \starttext
>>
>> \startchapter[title={First},reference={}]
>>
>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>
>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>
>> \stopchapter
>>
>> \startchapter[title={Second},reference={}]
>>
>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>
>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>
>> \stopchapter
>>
>> \stoptext
>>
>>
>> Wolfgang
>>
>>
>> Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد <mailto:Idris.Hamid at colostate.edu>
>> 25. Juni 2018 um 14:58
>> On Mon, 25 Jun 2018 05:41:15 -0600, Wolfgang Schuster
>> <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> To number paragraphs you can create a counter with \definelabel.
>>
>> Yes - and tested some paragraph options yesterday. Many thanks for the
>> sample below.
>>
>> But this particular project is very large with countless
>> cross-references already in place that depend on the subsectioning
>> mechanism. Is there a workaround that will avoid major surgery to the
>> main text?
>>
>> Also, subsubsections and subsubsubsections are still needed, as well
>> as resetting the counters after each chapter etc..
>>
>> In other words, what's needed is all the features of subsection
>> without the titling. Just as
>>
>> \start|stoptitle \start|stopsubject [etc.]
>>
>> give titling without sectioning numerals, we need something like
>>
>> \start|stoplabeling \start|stopsublabeling
>>
>> to get sectioning numerals without titling.
>>
>> (This is usually not a big deal except in cases like [alternative=text])
>>
>> (And on a very tight deadline so there is little (‍= no) time to
>> rebuild structure from scratch. Better to configure subsection to do
>> what's needed, and perhaps use a different method for the next big
>> project.)
>>
>> So is there a way this can be done? Many thanks for your insights and
>> help.
>>
>> Idris
>>
>>> \definelabel[Paragraph][text=,numberstopper={.},headcommand=\groupedcommand{}{
>>> }]
>>>
>>> \starttext
>>>
>>> \startchapter[title={First},reference={}]
>>>
>>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>>
>>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>>
>>> \stopchapter
>>>
>>> \startchapter[title={Second},reference={}]
>>>
>>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>>
>>> \Paragraph\input ward
>>>
>>> \stopchapter
>>>
>>> \stoptext
>>
>> Can this be made into
>>
>>> Wolfgang
>>>
>>>> Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد <mailto:Idris.Hamid at colostate.edu>
>>>> 25. Juni 2018 um 04:45
>>>> Dear gang,
>>>>
>>>> Here's an interesting one, attached and below:
>>>>
>>>> =======
>>>> \setuphead[chapter]   [alternative=normal]
>>>> \setuphead[subsection][alternative=text]
>>>> \setuphead[subsection][criterium=local,distance=0em,sectionstopper=.]
>>>>
>>>> \starttext
>>>>
>>>> \startchapter[title={First},reference={}]
>>>> \startsubsection%[title={First}]
>>>> \input ward
>>>> \stopsubsection
>>>> \startsubsection%[title={Second}]
>>>> \input ward
>>>> \stopsubsection
>>>> \stopchapter
>>>>
>>>> \startchapter[title={Second},reference={}]
>>>> \startsubsection%[title={}]
>>>> \input ward
>>>> \stopsubsection
>>>> \startsubsection%[title={}]
>>>> \input ward
>>>> \stopsubsection
>>>> \stopchapter
>>>> \stoptext
>>>> =======
>>>>
>>>> Our subsections do not have titles. The space between the subsection
>>>> numeral and the text is too large, even with
>>>>
>>>> distance=0em
>>>>
>>>> Negative distances don't behave well - toggle lines 4 and 5.
>>>>
>>>> What can we do to control the space between numeral and text? Thank
>>>> you in advance.
>>
>
>


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