Re: [xsl] Character Report Overflow Pages

Subject: Re: [xsl] Character Report Overflow Pages
From: "bryan rasmussen" <rasmussen.bryan@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2007 16:21:15 +0200
Maybe could be done with Prince which
extends html css  model with requirements for printing, for example
page floats etc. I am of course sympathetic to wishing to avoid xsl-fo
but it is also reasonable to use at times.


On 6/5/07, Matt <> wrote:
"That's got about as much specification as an Agile requirement ;-)"

Hehe - you obviously have psychic powers.

On 05/06/07, Andrew Welch <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 6/5/07, Matt <> wrote:
> > " Doesn't he just want the the table header to repeat across pages when
> >  the table is spread across pages?
> >
> >  I think this is possible FO if that's your target (one of the FO
> >  experts will have to say exactly how) but for HTML it's not possible. "
> >
> > Thats pretty much it yes, however I was hoping to avoid use of XSL-FO
> > if at all possible.
> >
> > We're going to be generating around 200,000 statements worth of data,
> > so I wanted to do as much as possible in my SQL and the XLST (as
> > simply as possible! ). Based on the profile of my data the SQL can
> > populate a control block, which can return, no of pages required etc.
> > I just need to plug this into the stylesheet.
> >
> > Does'nt need to be HTML either, just a text file to be output with the
> > characters at the right position.
> That's got about as much specification as an Agile requirement ;-)
> Most things are possible, you just need to decide what you're trying
> to do first...

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