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1834Re: [XSL-FO] newbie question: omit header/footer from page 1

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  • G. Ken Holman
    Jun 1, 2002
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      At 2002-05-31 19:16 +0000, violinner wrote:
      >I have set up a header and footer
      > <fo:static-content flow-name="xsl-region-before">...
      > </fo:static-content>
      > <fo:static-content flow-name="xsl-region-after">...
      > </fo:static-content>
      >However, I do not want these to happen on the first
      >page. How can I omit them or use some other header-footer
      >on certain pages?

      By creating a page sequence master that sequences different page geometries
      with different names for the regions, or a different selection of regions.

      For example, the following page sequence uses the "frame-1" geometry for
      the first page and "frame-2" geometry for all other pages:

      <page-sequence-master master-name="frame-pages">
      <single-page-master-reference master-reference="frame-1"/>
      <repeatable-page-master-reference master-reference="frame-2"/>

      If you need to change the header and footer based on content, instead of a
      hard-wired sequence of pages, we have posted support for a new formatting
      semantic in the free resources area of our web site: PSMI (Page Sequence
      Master Interleave). With this new semantic, you can interleave in an
      XSL-FO page sequence references to specific page masters based on your
      stylesheet detecting certain content in your input. The supplied
      stylesheet will then convert your XSL-FO+PSMI instance into a pure XSL-FO
      instance to be used with any XSL-FO engine.

      I hope this helps.

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

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