RE: [xep-support] Auto Number Footnotes

From: Owens, Stephen P <>
Date: Tue Nov 13 2007 - 10:17:21 PST



Thank you. I was afraid it would end up being something like that.







[] On Behalf Of Teus Benschop
Sent: Tuesday, November 13, 2007 12:48 PM
Subject: Re: [xep-support] Auto Number Footnotes


The solution we used for this problem consisted of these steps.

- Where footnote callers come, both in the text body and at the bottom
of the page, use special characters instead of numbers, so as to be able
to find them again later on.

- Convert the xml to XEP intermediate format. On the commandline this
would be done by using the "-format xep" bit.

- Go through that intermediate format to find where the page starts
(<xep:page) and where it ends (</xep:page). Wherever the special
characters used in the first step are found, put sequential numbers

- Convert the XEP intermediate format to the desired output format.



Owens, Stephen P wrote:



Does anyone know how to output footnotes that are numbered 1-n as they
appear on the page, and then restart numbering on the next page, even
though the XML that is being rendered has no information regarding




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