Re: floating figures

Subject: Re: floating figures
From: Sebastian Rahtz <s.rahtz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 9 Aug 1998 14:29:42 +0100
Louis-Dominique Dubeau writes:
 > I'm trying to get figures (converted into external-graphic objects) to
 > float instead of breaking the flow of text.  I've looked at the DSSSL
 > standard and it seems that to do that, I'd need to create a
 > column-set-sequence and use the top-float zone.  However, Jade doesn't
 > seem to currently support those.

the TeX backend to Jade supports primitive floats with a DSSSL

(declare-flow-object-class page-float
      "UNREGISTERED::Sebastian Rahtz//Flow Object Class::page-float")

(element fig
 (make page-float
  (make display-group
but the RTF thing does not do this. it probably *could*, if hacked


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