Re: Embedded footnotes
- Thanks Eliot. I'll give this a try.
--- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, "W. Eliot Kimber" <eliot@i...> wrote:
> pmdgexinc wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have a document that has footnotes within its footnotes. If I'm
> > reading the XSL:FO spec correctly, this isn't allowed in XSL:FO
> > xsl:footnote cannot have an xsl:footnote child). Anyone run into
> > before? Any ideas on ways around it? I was thinking that I might
> > to use markers, but I'm not sure that I won't run into the same
> > limitation.
> If you wanted the embedded footnotes to be rendered in the footnote
> you would have to emit their fo:footnote in the main flow--you
> emit them within the fo:footnote for the outer footnote. You could,
> course, still create a callout in the outer footnote, but just
> normal fo:inline. The order the fo:footnote elements occur in the
> would determine the order they are rendered in the footnote area,
> 2 ("inner" footnote)</fo:block></fo:footnote></fo:block>
> W. Eliot Kimber, eliot@i...
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