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From Ferdinand Soethe <>
Subject Re: PDF output and Dispatcher
Date Sun, 09 Mar 2008 09:45:00 GMT
Gav.... schrieb:
> Hi All,
> This was going to be an email about how PDF was not 
> working with Dispatcher,
> more accurately that it did not work using Pelt Theme or 
> any theme that does
> not over-ride FO from /common/ .
> Usually, when I copy over Pelt Theme for over-riding to my 
> project, I also
> copy over /common/ just in case I need to change any of 
> that too. This was
> my downfall here, because changes made to /common/fo 
> recently did not get
> updated in my local project, so broke PDF output.
> I then spent 1/2 hr fault-finding and correcting errors in
> layout-master-set.ft only to find that this had already 
> been done in
> whiteboard.
> So, a doh! moment for me, and a heads-up to anyone else 
> that has local
> copies of themes/common/* , remember to update them, 
> better still, try not
> to change anything in common, copy it to /pelt/ and change 
> it there instead.
> Gav...
This is a really interesting observation since  I thought we 
had moved all
fo-transformations from core (common-directories) to the plugin.
Not sure how changing anything in common could still make a 
Are you sure you have updated the pdf-plugin?


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