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Re: [XSL-FO] Re: Page numbering for blank back

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  • G. Ken Holman
    ... No, this is not possible in XSL-FO 1.0. A given blank page could have the word blank in its page number, but not a sibling page. Be sure to bring your
    Message 1 of 4 , Jul 2, 2003
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      At 2003-07-01 03:47 +0000, kathy_rainbolt wrote:
      >The problem is more complicated than that. In the specifications
      >for military technical publications, the requirement is as follows:
      >
      >Blank pages. A blank page shall be assigned a number, but it shall
      >appear on the preceding or following page. For example, if page 10
      >of a document is blank, page 9 shall have the number 9/10 blank; or
      >if page 9 of a document is blank, page 10 shall have the number 9
      >blank/10.
      >
      >In other words, the blank page does not have a page number -- the
      >page number appears on the side of the page that DOES have contents
      >and the indication must be that the other side of the page would
      >have the appropriate page number and it is blank.
      >
      >Is this possible in FO?

      No, this is not possible in XSL-FO 1.0. A given blank page could have the
      word "blank" in its page number, but not a sibling page.

      Be sure to bring your requirements to the editors at
      mailto:xsl-editors@... to ensure they consider what you need for future
      versions of the Recommendations.

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

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