# [NTG-context] footnotes are lost!! endnotes don't work ? (URGENT)

Hans Hagen ntg-context@ntg.nl
Fri, 09 Jan 2004 19:16:23 +0100

At 18:23 09/01/2004, you wrote:
>Hi,
>
>as the commands "location=text" and "\placefootnotes" seemed to be
>unproblematic I decided to edit a book in ConTeXt with footnotes as
>endnotes - at the end of each chapter.
>
>Unfortunately there seems to be a bug:
>My first chapter has 57 footnotes.
>The first 17 footnotes fit (touching the bottom edge) on the first page
>(after the chapters end)
>and the following 40 are lost!
>
>Is this a known bug?
>
>Does anybody know what to do?

For the moment use:

\setupfootnotes[location={text,none}]

\starttext

\dorecurse{100}{test \footnote{test} \endgraf}

\placefootnotes

\stoptext

else the notes get boxed and treated as a whole (so that they can have
backgrounds and so).

Hans