# [NTG-context] Floating objects next to text mess up paragraph spacing

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Thu Apr 1 20:01:15 CEST 2021

```On 4/1/2021 6:25 PM, Daniel Barker wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I have noticed that placing a floating object next to text with location
> "left", "right", etc. seems to move the current paragraph slightly up,
> resulting in too little space between the current and previous paragraph.
>
> This can be seen quite clearly in the output of the following example:
>
> \setupbodyfont[dejavu, serif, 12pt]
>
> \starttext
>
>    \samplefile{lorem}
>
>    \startplacefigure[location={right, none}]
>
>      \framed[width=3cm, height=2cm]{graphic}
>
>    \stopplacefigure
>
>    \samplefile{lorem}
>
>    \samplefile{lorem}
>
> \stoptext
>
> I am using the current (2021.03.31 18:04) version of ConTeXt LMTX. On
> ConTeXt live, which seems to be running an older version, this does not
> occur, i.e. the spacing is even, as I would expect it to be.
>
> I assume this is a bug, or am I doing something wrong?