# [NTG-context] m-bib module

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Wed Aug 9 18:04:43 CEST 2006

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Sanjoy Mahajan wrote:
>>>citation "alpher and bethe" with \cite[author] for a bib-item with two
>>>authors I get only the first now. What has to be changed in order to get
>>>two authors in the text while for more than two there will be "alpher et
>>>al."?
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>>You have to update your base context distribution as well.
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>
> I have the same problem with the latest ConTeXt (ver:2006.08.08 21:51,
> fmt: 2006.8.8).  The following example produces (Pound, 1959) as the
> citation in the text rather than giving (Pound and Rebka, 1959).  If I
> use \cite[author][Pound-Rebka:1959] to make sure the style is
> 'author', then I get (Pound) in the text, with no year.  Probably I'm
> doing something silly?

No, it is all my fault, sorry. For a quick fix, please add this

\setupcite[authoryears][authoretallimit=2]