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Re: Table break

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2003 19:46:32 -0400
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At 2003-09-15 13:13 -0700, Michelle Aiken wrote:
>How do I put a break in a table?

With an empty row.

>For example, I want the table to start at the top margin and print rows 
>until it gets to, say, 4in down the page, then I want a 1in break, and 
>then the table to resume with the next row.

This particular requirement cannot be done with XSL-FO 1.0 ... there are no 
facilities to trigger the formatting of the flow at an arbitrary place on a 
page ... all triggers must be *in* the flow and not relative to the page.

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

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