[NTG-context] \typefile not including file and returning success

Marco lists at homerow.info
Sat Dec 17 18:27:44 CET 2022


On Sat, 17 Dec 2022 17:43:48 +0100
Otared Kavian <otared at gmail.com> wrote:

Thanks for your quick reply.

> It seems that one can fool ConTeXt into typing a file without suffix
> by giving the path to that fileā€¦

That works, I can confirm.

> \typefile{/Users/kavian/Context/essais/mkiv/bar-bis}

Hard-coded absolute paths in TeX files are something I avoid, but I
assume that's just for demonstration here.

> \typefile{./bar-bis}

That works as well. It's a workaround at least.

But context returning success when it clearly doesn't include the
file is unfortunate. The missing file might go completely unnoticed.
I'd expect an error there.

Marco


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