[NTG-context] TeXworks on Linux

Willi Egger context at boede.nl
Sat Apr 16 22:28:33 CEST 2022


Hello Alain,

sorry fro the late reaction. — I thought that I had done precisely what you mention in your reply. — however I will double-check this. Thank you for your answer.

Willi

> On 10 Apr 2022, at 14:01, Alain Delmotte via ntg-context <ntg-context at ntg.nl> wrote:
> 
> Hi Willi!
> 
> Le 9/04/2022 à 21:52, Willi Egger via ntg-context a écrit :
>> Good evening!
>> 
>> Currently I am trying to test different editors on a Linux-box. — Tonight I installed TeXworks. Now I wanted to change the editor to use ConTeXt LMTX. I added in the tab “typesetting" the path to the executables in the TeX tree. Then I added funder editing the processing tools following the Wiki as a programme mtxrun and as parameters —script context $fullname.
>> 
>> After restarting the application I get the error:
>> 
>> “unknown script ‘mtx-base.lua' or ‘mtx-mtx-base.lua’” 
>> 
>> My question is, is there a user out there who knows how to fix this?
>> 
>> Kind regards
>> 
>> Willi
>> 
> I have an old computer under Linux 18.04
> In TeXworks/Edit/Preferences/Typesetting I have an entry for ConTeXt lmtx:
> 
> path:
> /usr/bin
> /usr/local/sbin
> /usr/local/bin
> /usr/sbin
> /sbin
> /bin
> /usr/games
> /home/alain/context-lmtx/bin
> /home/alain/context-lmtx/tex/texmf-linux/bin
> /usr/local/texlive/2020/bin/i386-linux
> 
> Most of the path is automatically created when installing TeXworks. You should perhaps take care that the paths for context-lmtx is "before the one for texlive, if you have it.
> 
> Now for the definition for the program:
> name:           Context (which will appear in the drop-down menu
> program:      context
> parameters: --synctex    (which is not fonctionnal)
>                     $fullname
> 
> That'all!
> 
> I hope it  will help.
> 
> Alain
> 
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