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Subject: Re: [xsl] RE: Alternate header for multi-page TOC pages
From: "Betty Harvey" <harvey@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2012 14:14:38 -0500 (EST)

The easiest way would be to create a variable for the page number then
test against the page number:

<xsl:variable name="pagenum"><fo:page-number/></xsl:variable>

Then test>

<xsl:if test="$pagenum != '1'">(continued)</xsl:if>

Hope this helps.


> I have been unable to find an answer to my problem.  Either I'm using the
> wrong search terms or it's not out there.
> I'm trying to write an XSL that creates a different header for subsequent
> pages of front matter. 
> Example:
> First TOC page, header says TABLE OF CONTENTS and subsequent TOC pages say
> TABLE OF CONTENTS (continued).  I'll need to do the same for
> I tried with static-content and retrieve-marker, but could not figure out
> how to differentiate between first and subsequent pages to call the
> different marker.  It doesn't necessarily have to be static content (or
> even a header), just figured that would be the most appropriate way to
> accomplish. 
> BTW, my content is in DocBook and I'm keying on the <title> tags to build
> the TOC.  I'm using Apache FOP.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Henry "Hank" Doby
> Reconnaissance and Surveillance Systems/Test Engineering
> L-3 Communications/Mission Integration Division
> Greenville, Texas
> 903.457.7593  /  fax ext 3563
> Henry.D.Doby@xxxxxxxxxx

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