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From "Robert Koberg" <...@koberg.com>
Subject RE: Pagination proposal (yet another)
Date Thu, 12 Sep 2002 15:30:26 GMT
Good idea. Perhaps you can have an attribute on the book.xml's root element that
sets paginate=(true | false) so it is optional.

best,
-Rob

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Piroumian Konstantin [mailto:KPiroumian@protek.com]
> Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2002 8:21 AM
> To: forrest-dev@xml.apache.org
> Subject: Pagination proposal (yet another)
>
>
> Hi all!
>
> What if we interpret pagination not as paginating contents of a single file,
> but as providing 'Prev' and 'Next' links to previous and next document in
> the menu section? E.g., concider this menu snippet:
>
> Documentation
> 	* Forrest Primer
> 	o Our Contract  <-- this is the current page in our browser
> 	* The Forrestbot
>
> Then, Our Contract page would have links:
> 'Prev' (or <<) pointing to 'Forrest Primer'
> 'Next' (or >>) pointing to 'The Forrestbot'
>
> At least we will have some pagination and will fill the light blue gap
> between the page heading and the body. (And also we have to add a similar
> bar at the botton for convenience).
>
> Implementing this would be easy, as we have all the needed information in
> the book.xml and we'll only need an additional part in the aggregation that
> will produce the needed content (maybe even it'll only require to update the
> site2html.xsl).
>
> What do you think?
>
> Best regards,
>   Konstantin Piroumian
>
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