Vincent,

Are you aware that Luca has documented his implementation on the Wiki?

Simon

On Fri, Jun 09, 2006 at 09:56:44AM +0200, Jeremias Maerki wrote:
> Vincent,
> 
> don't hesitate to send patches if you want to clean up and better
> document the code. I've recently wondered if it made sense to split
> PageBreakingAlgorithm into two classes, for example, a
> VerticalBreakingAlgorithm (base class and used by static-content and
> block-container) and a PageBreakingAlgorithm (which adds footnote and
> before-float functionality). That may make the code clearer.
> 
> On 07.06.2006 19:34:56 Apache Wiki wrote:
> <snip/>
> > + == The Fop Source Code ==
> > + Even if it is well explained, the Knuth line-breaking algorithm isn't
> > that easy to understand. ATM I've concentrated on the class
> > layoutmgr.BreakingAlgorithm, which contains the part of the algorithm
> > which is common to page- and line-breaking. It is splitted in parts
> > which follow pretty closely those described in "Digital Typography". It
> > relies on the following skeleton:{{{
> <snip/>
> 
> Jeremias Maerki
> 

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