Basic settings variables

The variables that you use to format page masters are found in basic-settings.xsl. Although these are variables and not attribute sets, the basic-settings.xsl file is included with the attribute set files. Here is a list of those variables along with their purpose and what XSLT stylesheets they are called from.

Attribute set Purpose Called from
default-font-size Defines the default size of type for text blocks. commons-attr.xsl, toc-attr.xsl
default-line-height Defines the default line height (or leading) for text blocks. By default is 12pt but usually better expressed as a percentage, such as 120%. commons-attr.xsl
generate-front-cover Indicates whether or not to generate a front cover. front-matter.xsl ...