[NTG-context] help with confusion re chapter number

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Fri Jul 10 04:25:08 CEST 2020

On Fri, 10 Jul 2020, jbf wrote:

> Hi, I wonder if someone could lead me out of my current confusion.
> In a test example with MWE as follows, I get exactly what I want:
> \setuplabeltext [en] [chapter=~]
> \define[2]\MyChapter
>   {\framed[frame=off,width=broad,align=middle]{#1\blank[1cm]#2}}
> \setuphead [chapter] [command=\MyChapter]
> \chapter{Chapter title}
> which gives me a chapter number (without the word 'Chapter') and 1cm 
> below it the chapter title, e.g.:
>              1
>   My chapter title
> But when I transfer this to the actual tex file I am working with, I 
> lose the chapter number. Admittedly, there is more complication to my 
> setup in the 'real' example, and maybe that's where I've gone wrong, but 
> why am I losing the chapter number?
> \define[2]\MyChapter
> {\framed[frame=off,width=broad,align=middle,number=yes]{#1\blank[1cm]#2}}
> \setuphead
> [chapter][header=empty,alternative=middle,style=bold,numbercommand=\groupedcommand{}{\blank[2cm]},after={\blank[3cm]},command=\MyChapter]

What happens if you remove `numbercommand=...,`?


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