Thanks for your information. The FO tags that I am using are as shown below.
Incase the block in item-label contains lot of data, it does wrap now but in
that process, it overwrites the next bullet. I am not sure if there is any
other option that I need to use to prevent this from happening. Any

<fo:list-block wrap-option="wrap">

    <fo:list-item-label start-indent="21mm" end-indent="label-end()">
      <fo:block>c. Now this is a long bullet
    <fo:list-item-body start-indent="body-start()">
      <fo:block>List item 3.

Kumar Puppala

-----Original Message-----
From: J.Pietschmann [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] 
Sent: Tuesday, April 19, 2005 3:58 PM
Subject: Re: fo:list-item-label issue

Puppala, Kumar (LNG-DAY) wrote:
> Does anyone know how I could allow my data in the fo:list-item-label to
> wrap. I might have some custom bullets which are very long and hence need
> be wrapped.

Wrapping in list item labels works tha same way as everyway else.
You have to set up the end-indent property of the label as well
as the list specific properties on the list block correctly. The
spec explains this reasonably well, with examples:

You also have to provide opportunities for line breaking breaking.
If your labels are long words without whitespace which overflow the
available apsce in the line, you should arrange for hyphenation or
insert zero width space (see FAQ 3.8 at
for hints). If your labels are really wide images or glyphs, you are
out of luck.


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