Re: [xep-support] fo:root cannot have non-empty text descendants?!

From: Nikolai Grigoriev (
Date: Sat Aug 09 2003 - 13:02:40 PDT

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    > Using renderX (anything above v3) I always get the following
    > error message when creating a .fo document:

    {![error] Element 'fo:root' cannot have non-empty text descendants here.}

    This means that you have non-whitespace text as a direct descendant
    of fo:root element. This is not permitted by the content model for the fo:root.

    > If so, what is the scheme XEP validates against and where can I get it?

    XEP does not validate against a scheme. Instead, we use an XSLT
    stylesheet applied to XSL-FO document, and collect XSLT messages
    that it emits. The stylesheet can be found inside XEP's jar file:

    Best regards,
    Nikolai Grigoriev

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