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Re: Absolute position without using block-container

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 21:08:16 -0500
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At 2002-02-01 11:04 +1100, Joshua.Kuswadi@BTFinancialgroup.com wrote:
>I'm trying to put a disclaimer at the bottom of the last page of a report. 
>However, the report length will vary based on the number of records 
>returned. I've found a solution using the <fo:block-container> at:
>   http://www.dpawson.co.uk/xsl/sect3/fofixedposn.html
>However, as we are using an older version of Apache's FOP (0.20.1), this 
>element isn't supported. Does anyone know of a solution that doesn't 
>require using <fo:block-container>?

Since it has to be at the bottom, have you considered putting a footnote at 
the end of the flow and using an empty footnote citation?  The formatter 
will then put your disclaimer in the footnote reference area at the bottom 
of the last page.

I hope this helps.

................... Ken

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