[NTG-context] A bug in character alignment?

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Wed Aug 2 13:35:34 CEST 2006

Peter Münster wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Aug 2006, Nicolas Grilly wrote:
>
>
>>>Sorry, I can't see it. The column are right-aligned, which is normal, since
>>>there is no alignment-character.
>>
>>No, it is not normal. ConTeXt Wiki says "if there's no
>>alignmentcharacter in the cell, the content will be aligned in the
>>following way depending on the value of \characteralignmentmode".
>>
>>By default, characteralignmentmode=4. Therefore, according to the
>>wiki, cell content should be aligned on the last character of each
>>cell.
>
>
> Ok, by "right-aligned" I wanted to say: aligned at the right-most
> character.
>
> Now I see your problem: the values are still aligned at the right-most
> character, but the whole column is pushed a bit to the right.

It was definately a bug. We found it and it will be fixed in the next
ConTeXt release.

Taco