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Re: Overlap between region-body and footnote

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@cranesoftwrights.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 12:01:16 -0700
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At 2002-09-23 13:30 +0200, Helene CHEVALIER wrote:
>I cannot figure how to control the space allocated to footnote (on the 
>pages where there are some).

This is entirely managed by the formatter and out of the hands of the 
stylesheet writer.

>My footnotes appears nicely (using the piece of code below) in most cases, 
>but as soon as there are too many footnotes on the same page (or a very 
>long one), main text and footnotes overlap.

This sounds like a problem with the formatter you are using.

>I read W3C specs, and tried to add a <fo:footnote-separator extent="5cm" />

There is no such formatting object and the extent is dynamically calculated.

If there is no room on the page for the footnote reference area to grow, 
the formatter is allowed by 6.10.3 to use a following page.

I hope this helps.

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

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