XSL-FO

Errata for XSL-FO

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page xiv
1st paragraph

in the explanation of the book conventions, next to the first of two icons (This icon indicates a tip, suggestion or general note) the word "This" was written "Theis". This HAS BEEN CORRECTED.

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
Printed
Page 24
Example 2-6

The example demonstrates creating a table of contents. However it used <fo:page-number/> which will produce incorrect results. <fo:page-number-citation ref-id=""/> should be used. The example NOW READS: <xsl:template name="toc"> <xsl:for-each select="//section"> <fo:block text-align-last="justify"><xsl:value-of select="head"/> <fo:leader leader-pattern="dots"/> <fo:page-number-citation ref-id="{@id}"/> <xsl:for-each select="section"> <fo:block text-align-last="justify" text-indent="2em"><xsl:value-of select="head"/> <fo:leader leader-pattern="dots"/> <fo:page-number-citation ref-id="{@id}"/> </fo:block> </xsl:for-each> </fo:block> </xsl:for-each> </xsl:template>

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
Printed
Page 25
list above the last paragraph

The list of visual shorthand properties duplicated the 1st 5 entries, ie background, background-position, border, border-bottom, border-color. This HAS BEEN CORRECTED.

Anonymous    May 01, 2005
Printed
Page 50
Example 3-4

<fo:single-page-master-reference master-name="single"/> NOW READS: <fo:single-page-master-reference master-reference="single"/>

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
Printed
Page 51
Example 3-5

<fo:repeatable-page-master-reference master-name="many-pages"/> NOW READS: <fo:repeatable-page-master master-reference="many" maximum-repeats="10"/>

Anonymous    May 01, 2005
Printed
Page 173
last line

retrieve-marker-name="rh" NOW READS: retrieve-class-name="rh" (Spec reference is 6.11.4)

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
Printed
Page 212
2nd & 3rd code blocks from the bottom of the page

NOW READ: <xsl:attribute-set name="border"> <xsl:attribute name='border-before-style'>solid</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-after-style'>solid</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-start-style'>solid</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-end-style'>solid</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-before-width'>.1mm</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-after-width'>.1mm</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-start-width'>.1mm</xsl:attribute> <xsl:attribute name='border-end-width'>.1mm</xsl:attribute> </xsl:attribute-set>

Anonymous    May 01, 2005