[NTG-context] counter reseting at every heading

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Fri May 18 21:39:38 CEST 2012


On Fri, 18 May 2012, Hans Hagen wrote:

> On 18-5-2012 15:00, Peter Schorsch wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> I realized yesterday that my counter for the module does not reset
>> itself as before. What I need is a counter that resets after each
>> heading (chapter, section, subsection, subsubsection and so on).
>> 
>> This is what I know about counter reseting at the moment:
>> 
>> \definecounter[ParagraphNumber][prefix=no,way=bysection]
>> - way=bychapter: reseting counter at every chapter (default)
>> - way=bysection: reseting counter at every section (not at chapters)
>> - way={bychapter,bysection,bysubsection,bysubsubsection}: does not work
>> 
>> \setuphead[chapter,section,subsection,subsubsection][after={\resetcounter[ParagraphNumber]}]
>> does work but it messes with the distance between heading and normal
>> text.
>> 
>> What is the correct/best way to make the counter reseting every
>> heading without messing around?
>
> we probably need something byheader or maybe indeed a comma separated list

Or perhaps a \c!setups key for \setuphead commands.

Another option is to add spacebefore and spaceafter keys to set distance, 
rather than the before and after keys. A few commands use spacebefore and 
spaceafter, and it will be nice if all commands used them.

Aditya


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