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From James Tauber <JTau...@bowstreet.com>
Subject RE: FO equivalent to HTML's <br>?
Date Thu, 02 Mar 2000 01:46:43 GMT
I am an "invited observer" to the XSL working group and have been making
comments all along. If other people have comments, let me know and I can
tell Sharon Adler.

James

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sean Champ [mailto:symmetry_web@email.msn.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2000 4:49 PM
> To: fop-dev@xml.apache.org
> Subject: Re: FO equivalent to HTML's <br>?
> 
> 
> 
> is there any chance that the FOP development-team might be able to put
> together some recommendations to be sent to the XSL working group?
> 
> I'd be willing to write the report, if we can come to a 
> consensus about what
> might be suggested.
> 
> --Sean
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bill Raudabaugh" <bill@infomentum.com>
> To: <fop-dev@xml.apache.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2000 2:26 PM
> Subject: Re: FO equivalent to HTML's <br>?
> 
> 
> > Using <fo:block/> will break a line, but won't give you an 
> empty line if
> it
> > occurs without any text. The following example does the 
> same thing as what
> > Hani suggested without having to worry about colors:
> >
> > <fo:block>&#160;</fo:block>
> >
> > Here a non-break space suffices to get an empty line.
> >
> > Bill
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: James Tauber <JTauber@bowstreet.com>
> > To: <fop-dev@xml.apache.org>
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2000 3:00 PM
> > Subject: RE: FO equivalent to HTML's <br>?
> >
> >
> 
> > > You shouldn't have to include any content.
> > >
> > > I thought <fo:block/> worked fine.
> > >
> > > James
> > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: Hani Elabed [mailto:hani@elabed.net]
> > > > Sent: Monday, February 28, 2000 11:29 AM
> > > > To: fop-dev@xml.apache.org; hani
> > > > Subject: Re: FO equivalent to HTML's <br>?
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > This is what I have used. It works for now, i.e
> > > > with FOP 0.12.1
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >     <!-- this is an empty line, notice the color -->
> > > >     <fo:block font-size="12pt"
> > > >        font-family="sans-serif"
> > > >        line-height="5pt"
> > > >        space-after.optimum="3pt"
> > > >        text-align="start"
> > > >        color="white">
> > > >      _
> > > >     </fo:block>
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > enjoy
> > > >
> > > > Hani
> > > >
> > > > Philip Suh wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Newbie question: how can I simulate a HTML <br> tag in FO?
> > > > I've looked
> > > > > through the spec but nothing jumps out.
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks in advance,
> > > > >
> > > > > Phil Suh
> > > > >
> > > > > P.S. I started working w/ FOP last month, and I'm really
> > > > pleased with it.
> > > > > Thanks to all the developers (special thanks for the sample
> > > > files now
> > > > > included in the dist.)
> > > >
> > >
> >
> 
> 

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