# [NTG-context] Pagesize < papersize: Writing jobname/date outside page area

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Apr 18 08:09:34 CEST 2007

Thomas A. Schmitz wrote:
> On Apr 17, 2007, at 3:39 PM, Tobias Burnus wrote:
>
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> I have pagesize < papersize and use crop marks. What I actually
>> miss is
>> the possibility to put text (Project name, date/time) outside the
>> page.
>> Currently, ConTeXt only prints there the colour bars, the page numbers
>> and the crop marks.
>>
>> Example:
>> http://glossary.ippaper.com/default.asp?req=glossary/term/
>> 1972&catitemid=
>>
>> As a work around I currently misuse the footer, but I'm afraid that I
>> will forget to remove it for the final version.
>>
>>
>> (Just for curiosity and nothing I need: Does ConTeXt also support
>> register marks?)
>>
>> Tobias
>>
>
> I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for, but I wrote a module
> for my own use that has similar features. It's fairly brief, so I
> just include the code here. It's used like this:
> \usemodule[crop][Mark=Camera,Info=yes] It should be easy to modify
> the definitions.
>
>
\def\pagecutmarksymbol    {\the\realpageno}
\def\pagecutmarklength    {.5cm}
\let\pagecutmarktoptext    \empty
\let\pagecutmarkbottomtext \empty

\setuplayout[marking=text]
\setuplayout[marking=empty]
\setuplayout[marking=color]
\setuplayout[marking=on]

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