Bug 50794 - FOP overflows width when flowing from page-master with wide region-body to narrow (including column-width changes)
Summary: FOP overflows width when flowing from page-master with wide region-body to na...
Alias: None
Product: Fop - Now in Jira
Classification: Unclassified
Component: page-master/layout (show other bugs)
Version: 0.95
Hardware: PC Windows Vista
: P2 normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: fop-dev
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-02-15 23:30 UTC by AMA3
Modified: 2012-04-01 13:42 UTC (History)
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stylesheet that demonstrates overflow problem (1.54 KB, text/plain)
2011-02-15 23:32 UTC, AMA3

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Description AMA3 2011-02-15 23:30:50 UTC
I'm using FOP 0.95 in XMLSpy.

When I flow content from a first page having a simple-page-master onto a second (rest) page having a more narrow region-body, the content on the second page has the same width as the content on the first page, overflowing the body. This also happens if I set the column-count on the second page to be greater than the column-count on the first page.

How do I force the engine to recognize that the available horizontal space has been decreased, and adjust the body (or column) width accordingly?

A stylesheet that demonstrates the problem is attached (use with any XML document that contains sufficient text content to flow from page 1 to page 2).
Comment 1 AMA3 2011-02-15 23:32:07 UTC
Created attachment 26664 [details]
stylesheet that demonstrates overflow problem
Comment 2 Chris Bowditch 2011-02-24 12:12:45 UTC

the problem you describe is known as Changing IPD problem. That is a known issue in 0.95. For v1.0 we developed a fix for it that works in most cases. There are some limitations related to lists and tables, but for regular text, upgrading to FOP v1.0 should resolve your problems.


Comment 3 Glenn Adams 2012-04-01 13:42:56 UTC
batch transition to closed for remaining resolved bugs