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Re: Determine Page Break...

From: Tony Graham <Tony.Graham@MenteithConsulting.com>
Date: Fri, 02 Jan 2009 14:25:28 +0000
To: www-xsl-fo@w3.org
Message-ID: <87d4f5kco7.fsf@menteith.com>

On Fri, Jan 02 2009 12:56:22 +0000, saqib.javed@gmail.com wrote:
> I have been googling for last 2 days but can't find any solution. the problem
> is that in dynamic table creation i want to know when actually the page
> breaked. so that i can find the last row on till that page end.
>  is there, really, any solution to this in xsl-fo?

It is not generally possible in XSL 1.1, though you may be able to do
tricks with a specific processor's area tree output (if it produces one)
such that you could do it using multiple passes.

Why do you need to know the page breaks?  Would table markers [1] do
what you need to do?

Note also that feedback from the pagination stage and expressions
involving pagination information are both included in the current XSL
2.0 requirements draft [2].


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[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/xsl11/#fo_retrieve-table-marker
[2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-xslfo20-req-20080326
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