Hi Greg, thanks! I don't see a difference between the attributes of two cases though. A typo?
Secondly how can I know if an image is too wide to fit on the selected page? Paul On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 4:38 PM, Greg Cale <greg.c...@csgi.com> wrote: > This is one I have been battling (as a *self-taught to novice* Docbook > user), for some time. I was trying to find a common solution for block and > inline images. What worked in Docbook 4 did not necessarily work after > upgrading to Docbook 5. Two mins after documenting my solution for my team, > your mail came in. > > > > I tried all sorts of combinations of attributes and xsl styling. I ended > up removing nearly all the image sizing content in our customisation layer > and settled on this. > > > > For an image that is too wide, add *scalefit="1"* and *contentwidth="100%*" > attributes to the *<imagegedata>* tag: e.g > > > > <mediaobject> > > <imageobject> > > <imagedata fileref="images/excel_ccode.png"/> > > </imageobject> > > </mediaobject> > > becomes > > > > <mediaobject> > > <imageobject> > > <imagedata scalefit="1" width="100%" fileref="images/excel_ccode. > png"/> > > </imageobject> > > </mediaobject> > > > > 2 For an image that is too high to fit onto a page, add *scalefit="1"* > and *contentwidth="100%*" attributes to the *<imagegedata>* tag > > > > For inline media objects, I just resize them in an image editor – don’t > know if this is practical in your case though. > > > > There may be other considerations depending on your build tool chain. > > > > I am sure that experts will have a much more sophisticated customisation > layer solution, but this is simple, works for me and I can easily roll out > to the rest of my team. I do look forward to seeing solutions from more > expert users. > > > > I’d love to get some feedback. > > > > Cheers > > Greg > > > > > > *From:* Paul Baumer [mailto:paul.baum...@gmail.com] > *Sent:* 17 October 2016 03:29 PM > *To:* firstname.lastname@example.org > *Subject:* [docbook] Scale Image to fit in width or leave unscaled > > > > Hello, > > > > I would like to achieve the following image resizing as a general rule in > my docbook5. I generate the docbook myself using python. And finally I > generate pdf from the docbook. > > > > if image width will not fit the page > > it shall be resized to fit in width > > else > > image size shall be left unchanged > > > > I am aware of the scalefit, scale, width and content width. But I am > having difficulty in using a combination of those to achieve the desired > logic above. > > > > Paul > ------------------------------ > All emails in this message string and any attachments are the confidential > information of CSG Systems International, Inc. (CSG), or its affiliates and > subsidiaries, and may contain privileged and/or confidential material. If > you are not an intended recipient, please delete it immediately and notify > the sender; unintended recipients are not authorized to read or otherwise > use the information contained herein. >