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From Pascal Sancho <psancho....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Placing Copyright notice on SigPlan without using float?
Date Tue, 11 Feb 2014 08:48:14 GMT
Hi,

Internal FOP unit is millipoint, AKA mpt
To compute the right value, you just need to convert the desired one to mpt:

1pt => 1000mpt
1in => 72000mpt
1mm => 2835mpt (72000/25.4 rounded to integer)

2014-02-11 4:33 GMT+01:00 Aaron W. Hsu <arcfide@sacrideo.us>:
> Pascal Sancho <psancho.asf@gmail.com> writes:
>
>> If your requirement is to change the only 1st page/1st column height,
>> the only solution I can imagine is:
>>  - add a space before to the 1st fo:block,
>>  - and tweak the FOP intermediate format (see [1]) to move up the 1st
>> column area.
>
> I am now all but certain that this will work. I'm a bit confused about
> how the integers in the g elements of the intermediate value translate
> to actual units on the page. For instance, if I make sure there is 1in
> of space for the notice that I want to put in the bottom, what is the
> amount I have to reduce the Y axis of the transform attribute? I can get
> pretty close by trial and error, but I couldn't find the units
> documented in the Intermediate File format specification. I'd like to
> avoid trial and error so that this value does not need tweaking across
> multiple documents, fonts, and so forth.
>
> --
> Aaron W. Hsu | arcfide@sacrideo.us | http://www.sacrideo.us
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