Re: [XSL-FO] Generating an invoice - problems
First read http://www.ibiblio.org/xml/books/bible2/chapters/ch18.html.
for a basic description of xslfo. Second: take a look at the fop examples. I
believe they are in de Doc directory of fop.
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Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2001 12:24 AM
Subject: [XSL-FO] Generating an invoice - problems
> First of all, since I'm totally new to this group, I would like to
> say hello to everyone. I am trying to generate an XSL:FO document
> that takes info from an XML file and generates an invoice in PDF
> format. I am using FOP for the pdf generation. The problem I am
> having is that I have no idea how to go about handling multiple
> pages. The center part of the invoice which will have a table will
> hold all the items listed. I want a new page to be created if there
> are too many items. I have multiple problems:
> 1. Am very new at XSL and FO! (I'm actually a graphic designer)
> 2. I don't know how to determine how to count the rows that will fit
> in the items list on the invoice.
> 3. Don't know how to have all the static elements repeated on the
> next page, but the dynamic part (the list of items and prices)
> continue on the next page.
> I would appreciate any help!! Thanks.
> Best Regards,
> Tamim Azizadah
> Twin Moons Anime
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- Thanks Etwin! I figured out what I was doing wrong and it was much
easier than I had originally thought.
Twin Moons Anime
--- In XSL-FO@y..., "Etwin van Krimpen" <evkrimpen@a...> wrote:
> First read
> for a basic description of xslfo. Second: take a look at the fop
> believe they are in de Doc directory of fop.
> Regards, Etwin