Re: [xep-support] recto/verso vs odd/even

From: Dave Pawson <>
Date: Thu Aug 30 2007 - 06:20:29 PDT

On 30/08/2007, G. Ken Holman <> wrote:

> It is really missing in the XSL specification.

> I understand that is your requirement, but FO 1.1 section 6.4.12
> explicitly states:
> The sub-condition corresponding to the odd-or-even trait is true if
> the value of the odd-or-even trait is "any" or if the value matches
> the parity of the page number of the page generated using the
> fo:conditional-page-master-reference.
> Therefore you can only test on page number parity and not on recto/verso.

Is this a case of interpretation Ken?
I'd map (possibly too simplistically) from recto verso to odd even?

Or are my assumptions too much?


Dave Pawson
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