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Re: Markers

From: Paul Grosso <pgrosso@arbortext.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 10:00:13 -0500
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At 18:20 2003 08 23 -0300, G. Ken Holman wrote:

>At 2003-08-20 16:09 -0400, Cindy Hunt wrote:
>>I am creating a running head and want it to display "Chapter ##" and the text of the chapter title along with the page number. The page number is working fine but the chapter number and title text are not pulling in. I am using a marker for these
>And your example looks just fine to me.
>><xsl:template match="chapter">
>><xsl:number count="chapter" level="any" from="body"/>
>You don't describe your document model, but I'm guessing your chapter elements are siblings.  I suggest you replace the above with:
>  <xsl:number/>
>because level="any" will be *much* slower and should only be used for things like book-wide figures that are scattered throughout a document.  The default attributes will count like-named siblings, so you don't need to add any explicit attributes in your situation (if my assumption is correct).
>>Anyone have ideas on what would keep this from working correctly? I am using the FOP engine via XMLSpy if that helps.
>I'm guessing an implementation problem, I can't see any reason why it wouldn't work.

At http://xml.apache.org/fop/compliance.html it
seems to say that FOP doesn't support markers.

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