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Re: Column variable

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2003 19:37:56 -0400
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At 2003-09-19 11:57 -0700, Michelle Aiken wrote:
>Is there a variable that would let me know which column I'm in (of the 4 
>region-body columns - not the table columns)?

No.

>I am trying to figure out a way to have varying spacing between the 4 
>columns.

This is not possible in XSL-FO 1.0.

>I would like to do this by varying the width of the last column in the 
>table (it's an empty column).

That won't help you.

There are no "state of the formatter" variables to test in XSL-FO 1.0.  The 
philosophy is to supply contingencies in the flow rather than to test the 
state of the flow, and contingencies will be chosen by the 
formatter.  There are no contingencies for what you what, however.

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



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