Rod, > Here's the table that does what I'm talking about. It's verbatim: no > names have been changed; there are no innocent to protect.
Removed this: ' background-color="white"' in several places & that seemed to fix the problem, (although the image url's got 404's). Cheers, Roland. > > When I specify the border at the table-column level, i.e. > > > > <fo:table-column column-number="1" column-width="20mm" > > border-style="solid" /> > > > > The border gets 'covered up' or perhaps overridden by the > table cells. > > > That is, I can't see it in the table, but I know it's > there, since if > > I increase the width to, say, 3pt, I can see it sticking > out over and > > under the table itself. But nothing within. > > > > If I specify the border at the table-cell level, i.e. > > > > <fo:table-cell border-left-style="solid" border-right-style="solid"> > > > > then the border shows up, but I get little gaps between the > borders on > > > each cell. I presume that the rendering engine draws the top and > > bottom borders over and under the side borders, so the gaps I'm > > seeing reflect > > the absence of the top and bottom border of the cell. > > > > I've played with many combinations of padding, setting it > to 0, 1pt, > > and 3pt for the column and cell level. > > > > I'm stumped! Any suggestions? > > Yes, show us a small example. > > This works fine for me, ie no gaps, using pretty much the code you've > described. I put the borders on the right side of cells only, > padding on > cells only & specified <fo:table border-collapse="separate" > if that > matters. > > Cheers, > Roland. > > > > >