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From Svante Schubert <>
Subject Header/Footer of Simple API (earlier - Re: Is there a way to extract text on a page basis from odt ?)
Date Mon, 26 Sep 2011 09:39:43 GMT
Hi Dasiy, Hi Devin,

Am 26.09.2011 08:05, schrieb Devin Han:
>> Daisy or Devin you once implemented the text extraction for the complete
>> document, right?
>> org.odftoolkit.odfdom.incubator.doc.text.OdfEditableTextExtractor
>> Is this as well accessible via the Simple API? I could not find it.
>> In this context, when I looked for the extraction functionality, I
>> stumpled over the method getFooter()/getHeader().
> We supply the following, not thinking as simple as in your mind:
>     public Footer getFooter;
>     public Footer getFooter(boolean isFirstPage);
>     public Header getHeader();
>     public Header getHeader(boolean isFirstPage);
You offer those methods on the test document. Do you believe, you cover
full ODF 1.2 header/footer functionality?
If not what do you think is missing. (for hint see blow)..
>> You return those from the document without a context. But there might be
>> multiple header/footer in a document.
>> One pair for each master page style, therefore you need a context or
>> your simplification is only a good guess, but sometimes wrong.
- Svante

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