[NTG-context] about \startcombination

dalyoung haksan at me.com
Wed Jan 11 15:03:05 CET 2012


Dear Hans,

I am sorry for the false alarm.
I should be more careful.

Thank you.

Best regards,

Dalyoung

2012. 1. 11., 오후 10:45, Hans Hagen 작성:

> On 11-1-2012 14:35, dalyoung wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> Today, I found a strange behavior of \startcombination.
>> 
>> case 1.
>> 
>> \placefigure[][]{}
>> {\startcombination[3*1]
>> {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> \stopcombination}
>> 
>> I got an error message as following:
>> 
>> 
>> ......
>> 
>> fonts>  virtual math>  unable to resolve name mapsfromchar
>> fonts>  fallback modern rm 12pt is loaded
>> ! Missing { inserted.
>> system>  tex>  error on line 8 in file Workshop.tex: Missing { inserted ...
>> 1 \starttext
>> 2
>> 3 \placefigure[][]{}
>> 4 {\startcombination[3*1]
>> 5 {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> 6 {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> 7 {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}
>> 8>>  \stopcombination}
>> 9
>> 10 \stoptext
>> 11
>> 12
>> 13
>> <inserted text>
>> {
>> <to be read again>
>> &
>> \docombination_b ->&
>> &&\hskip \combinationparameter \c!distance&\docombination
>> l.8 \stopcombination}
>> ?
>> 
>> case 2: If I changed [3*1] to [2*1], then no errors. But the output is as same as the case of [1*2], that is, two cows are aligned vertically not horizontally.
> 
> \startcombination[3*1]
>   {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}{1}
>   {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}{2}
>   {\externalfigure[cow][width=.3\makeupwidth]}{3}
> \stopcombination
> 
> so, combinations come in pairs where the even ones can be empty
> 
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