On Thu, Sep 29, 2005 at 05:03:39PM +0800, Manuel Mall wrote: > On Thu, 29 Sep 2005 04:53 pm, Simon Pepping wrote: > > On Wed, Sep 28, 2005 at 10:48:11PM +0800, Manuel Mall wrote: > > I agree with your arguments. If I understand you correctly then this > > implies that the resulting space-start is 18000mpt, blue, and the > > space-end is 18000mpt, yellow. But I do not see that in the attached > > pdf file, in which the space-start is yellow and the space-end is > > blank. > > Simon, I don't think padding is suppose to extend into the > space-before/after areas. So we have an 18pt space-start that is blank > for the outer block which is repeated as space-after as well. The > yellow background defined on the outer block covers the > space-before/after of the inner block (= padding rectangle of the outer > block). The blue background covers only the padding rectangle of the > inner block.
You are right. I had not realized that the spaces are not in the padding rectangle of their block. Simon -- Simon Pepping home page: http://www.leverkruid.nl