Re: block and text too long
- --- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, "W. Eliot Kimber" <ekimber@i...> wrote:
> There's no good way to do this in FO 1.0 as far as I know. If only oneI don't have other choice because I cannot check the data to the source
> of your block containers is likely to overflow you can just make it
> the region-body and put the other content either in edge regions
> (presumably using markers) or in absolutely-positioned block
> containers). But if any of the block containers might overflow then
> you're pretty well stuck as far as I can see.
>I have decided to abandon xslfo and to use the good library java iText
> In FO 1.1 the rules for overflow of block containers has been
> clarified and extended to do what you want (I think).
> In addition, in FO 1.1 you should be able to use flow maps and
> multiple flows to get the effect you want.
> Of course, when an implementation of flow maps will be available is
> anybody's guess....
to produce pdf, which allows me to check the overflow.
yet, fop it is not mature, unfortunately
>thanks for your reply