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Re: Several sections of 2-column text per page possible?

From: robert frapples <oyenstikker@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2004 10:21:06 -0500
Message-ID: <2b9dc330411220721234fc19@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-xsl-fo@w3.org

Beautiful.  "span" doesn't take an integer.  Does that mean that there
is no way to have different text blocks to have different numbers of
columns?

> fo:block takes a span property (7.20.4) so I _think_ that if you make a
> "heading" block (which might be empty) in between each of your text
> blocks which spans both columns, then you should get the right effect...
> (untested on any implementation)
> 
> ie you put this in an flow that's using two columns:
> 
> <fo:block span="all">block 1</fo:block>
> <fo:block span="none">[text]</fo:block>
> <fo:block span="all">block 2</fo:block>
> <fo:block span="none">[text]</fo:block>
> <fo:block span="all">block 3</fo:block>
> <fo:block span="none">[text]</fo:block>
> 
> David
Received on Monday, 22 November 2004 15:21:07 GMT

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