[NTG-context] reference containing parentheses causes trouble

Alan Braslau braslau.list at comcast.net
Thu Jul 11 17:27:09 CEST 2019


This is why it is always a good idea to preface references with a
(personal) identifier. However, perhaps Hans, Wolfgang, or someone else
can explain the use of colons (:) and double colons (::) in references
and in other tags in general (they have to do with namespaces,
instances, etc.).

Alan


On Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:56:02 +0200
Otared Kavian <otared at gmail.com> wrote:

> Actually in the context of references, not only parentheses as
> Wolfgang pointed out, but also some words are reserved, such as
> nextpage and previous page:
> 
> \setupinteraction[state=start]
> 
> \starttext
> 
> \goto{Second page}[page(2)]
> 
> \goto{Go to next page}[nextpage]
> 
> \page
> 
> \goto{ConTeXt garden}[url(http://wiki.contextgarden.net)]
> 
> \goto{Go to previous page}[previouspage]
> 
> \stoptext
> 
> Best regards: OK
> 
> > On 11 Jul 2019, at 11:03, Peter Rolf <indiego at gmx.net> wrote:
> > 
> > Am 10.07.2019 um 21:29 schrieb Wolfgang Schuster:  
> >> Sanjoy Mahajan schrieb am 10.07.2019 um 04:15:  
> >>> Dear List,
> >>> 
> >>> Warning: The following may be a bug or feature or just my
> >>> misunderstanding!  It seems that parentheses cause trouble in
> >>> references.  
> >> Braces are used for the argument of reference actions.
> >> 
> >> \setupinteraction[state=start]
> >> 
> >> \starttext
> >> 
> >> \goto{Second page}[page(2)]
> >> 
> >> \page
> >> 
> >> \goto{ConTeXt garden}[url(http://wiki.contextgarden.net)]
> >> 
> >> \stoptext
> >> 
> >> Wolfgang
> >>   
> > 
> > I see. Thanks for clearifying.
> > 
> > 
> > Peter
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