Re: [xep-support] Center a table on a page

From: G. Ken Holman (
Date: Wed Jun 30 2004 - 09:25:32 PDT

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    At 2004-06-30 17:50 +0200, Matthias Born wrote:
    >Hello Alexander,
    >the example works, but the with of the centered table is static with
    >1/3-rd of the page-width, isn't it?

    You've missed the fact that the middle column does *not* have a width
    specification, so is as wide as the table. The proportions of "1" on each
    side effect the centring.

    I hope this helps.

    ............... Ken

    >is there a way to make it dynamic?
    >>>>>>You can center your table by wrapping it in another table like this:
    >>>>>><fo:table width="100%">
    >>>>>> <fo:table-column column-width="proportional-column-width(1)"/>
    >>>>>> <fo:table-column/>
    >>>>>> <fo:table-column column-width="proportional-column-width(1)"/>
    >>>>>> <fo:table-body>

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