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Re: Generating pdf from xsl and xml file

From: Giuseppe Briotti <g.briotti@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 12:08:04 +0100
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I agree with Ken.


When I first try a new XML-XSLT-FO-PDF transform, I always take a look
at the generate FO. There are some unofficial XSD that are able to
validate the generated FO against the specs. This is a good help while

2012/1/3 G. Ken Holman <gkholman@cranesoftwrights.com>:
> At 2012-01-03 01:03 -0800, prasmitapansare@gmail.com wrote:
>> I am trying to generate PDF from input xml and xsl file but i am getting
>> below error, even if i remove empty tags for fo:table-cell. i am getting
>> wrong output. I am using FOP1.0 version.
>> SEVERE: Exception
>> javax.xml.transform.TransformerException:
>> org.apache.fop.fo.ValidationException: "fo:table-cell" is missing child
>> elements. Required content model: marker* (%block;)+
> The message is telling you that you have an empty table cell, and that the
> specification requires that table cells not be empty.
> If you are removing the empty table cell, then perhaps you are leaving your
> row empty, and that is also not allowed in the specification.
> Inspect your XSLT regarding why you are creating empty table cells and, at
> the least, throw in an empty block so that the table cell is not empty.
> I hope this helps.
> . . . . . . . . . . Ken
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