Re: [xep-support] Correct Behavior For reference-orientation on simple-page-master

From: David Tolpin (
Date: Wed Oct 30 2002 - 07:59:14 PST

> Continuing to try to understand reference orientation, it appears that
> XEP 3.03 is not correctly implementing reference-orientation on
> simple-page-master. The diagram in the FO spec
> (
> seems to be clear that reference orientation should not result in the
> rotation of the physical page. That is, the absolute orientation of the
> page length direction and page height direction is unchanged by
> reference-orientation.

My phone bill for discussion of this particular issue with Nikolai
approached the price of XEP license. There is a lot of inconsistencies
in this particular issue in the spec; however, this picture is a strong
argument; we'll reconsider it and probably reimplement in accordance
with specification. This is a one-line change. The code works either

David Tolpin
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