RE: [xsl] Character Report Overflow Pages

Subject: RE: [xsl] Character Report Overflow Pages
From: "Michael Kay" <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2007 12:38:29 +0100
It's a fairly standard problem. Arranging data in multiple pages is
essentially the same as arranging in multiple columns, see

except that instead of putting the data inside a <tr> element, you want to
precede it with a page header.

Michael Kay 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Matt [] 
> Sent: 05 June 2007 12:32
> To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [xsl] Character Report Overflow Pages
> Hi,
> I am relatively new to XSLT and have been tasked to create a 
> character based report which outputs statement data at fixed 
> positions to be used on pre-printed stationery.
> The problem I have is that I have 2 regions firstly a header 
> which contains customer name and address, and then a detail 
> region containing transaction information. If the number of 
> transactions exceed the maximum limit (say 20) then I need to 
> print out the details on a second page, and repeat the header 
> (name and address).
> I believe there is implicit functionality in XSL-FO that can 
> handle this scenario, has anyone done this with XSLT? Or can 
> point me in the direction of some examples which do similiar.
> Thanks in advance,

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