# [NTG-context] Is there a "smart" capitalisation implementation?

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Sun May 8 11:20:42 CEST 2022

On 5/8/2022 6:55 AM, Zhichu via ntg-context wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am going to convince the Board of a journal to consider ConTeXt as an
> I want to make a module before I say anything. Right now I have this
> title problem.
>
> The journal requires the titles to be CAPITALISED, except for the
> acronyms. I'm currently
> using backticks...to wrap it and replace it with\egroup
> ...\WORD\bgroup{} with
> lpeg. This kinda works, but that's so ugly. Besides, the actual story is
> that I also want to
> add markdown as an option, so the backticks actually have meanings.
>
> I also checked thetypo-cap.luafile to get a clue. But I used to use TeX
> exclusively
> and I have to admit that it's so overwhelming for a newbie.
>
> I really like the way wherebibtextreats words enclosed in curly braces
> are ignored.
> Or are there something that's less aggressive than\WORDso the LaTeX
> trick works:
> \def\NoCaseChange#1{\noexpand\NoCaseChange{\noexpand#1}}
\starttext

\protected\def\casing[#1]{\groupedcommand{\setcharactercasing[#1]}{}}
\protected\def\nocasing
{\groupedcommand{\setcharactercasing[reset]}{}}