[NTG-context] MLA Bibliography
kip at thevertigo.com
Sat Apr 14 02:34:11 CEST 2012
On Fri, 2012-04-13 at 06:51 +0200, Philipp Gesang wrote:
> > (1) I'd like it such that each time I use \cite, the full citation and
> > not just "(Some One, 1967)" appears in a footnote, rather than inline.
> You need to clarify two things here:
> 1 You want to map the “\cite” macro to something like
Either by mapping \cite, or by using some other macro, yes.
> Have you tried something along the lines of this
> \let \goodoldcite \cite
Yes, it doesn't work though. All I see are footnotes that contain
"(Xxxxxxxxxx, 0000)". But maybe I am not using it properly. I just use
\cite[reference] and that is what I see.
> 2 You want “\cite” to retrieve full citations? Assuming this
> requires that they contain the complete names of authors,
> editors and stuff, you might be out of luck. Last time I
> checked this was impossible to realize within the constraints
> of the bib module:
Ouch. So basically no footnote citations like in most of the books I
read. You'd think there would just be a \cite[everything] option?
> Hth. Anyways, you’re right, the native Context bib support is not
> really fulfilling.
Kip Warner -- Software Engineer
OpenPGP encrypted/signed mail preferred
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 198 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
More information about the ntg-context