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Re: keep-togethers not working

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  • mina_hurray
    Thank you for your response. That worked just fine. ... rows
    Message 1 of 3 , Apr 4, 2007
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      Thank you for your response. That worked just fine.



      --- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, "W. Eliot Kimber" <ekimber@...> wrote:
      >
      > mina_hurray wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > Hi:
      > >
      > > I am trying to keep a table title and the table together but it does
      > > not work. I have set keep-with-next="always" for the title. What
      > > happens is if the table cannot fit on the same page, it splits the row
      > > just to keep the title and table together when what I expect is that
      > > is the table does not fit on the page, then the title and the table
      > > should flow to the next page.
      >
      > You will need to put a keep-together.within-column on the first table
      > row. If the title plus first row won't fit on the current page, that
      > should force the table to the next page.
      >
      > Another useful trick is to use multiple table-bodies to group a few
      rows
      > together to make sure they stay together, for example, if you have a
      > table with lots of thin rows and you want to make sure that say the
      > first 6 or last 6 rows are always kept together.
      >
      > What you don't want to do is force the entire table to stay together
      > unless you know it will never exceed the space available, because if it
      > overflows the space available, the result is largely unpredicatable and
      > likely to be bad.
      >
      > Cheers,
      >
      > Eliot
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