Put header or footer content on multiple lines

Split lengthy header or footer information into multiple lines.

So far, all the header and footer information has been on a single line. What if you want to split the information across multiple lines, like so:

Figure 25. Page footer with multiple lines

To do this you need more than one <fo:block> element. Each <fo:block> element represents, in the very simplest terms, a hard return.

  1. If it is not already present, copy the insertBodyEvenFooter template from DITA-OT/plugins/org.dita.pdf2/xsl/fo/static-content.xsl to your copy of static-content.xsl.
  2. Edit the template to match this example: ...