The practical thing about using roman numbering in front matter, back matter and generated pages and arabic in the body could be that it may speed up the process of getting to the actual "contents" of the book in acting as one more optical aid.
Just my 2 cents... Bodvar On 1/17/06, Joe Malin <jmalin at tuvox.com> wrote: > Hi! > --- snipped --- > > Would readers care? Would someone else be upset? > > > Joe Malin > Technical Writer > (408)625-1623 > jmalin at tuvox.com > www.tuvox.com > The views expressed in this document are those of the sender, and do not > necessarily reflect those of TuVox, Inc. > > -----Original Message----- > From: Joe Malin > Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 10:10 AM > To: framers at FrameUsers.com > Cc: 'techwr-l at lists.techwr-l.com' > Subject: Setting Logical Page Numbering from FrameMaker > > Good morning, all! > > Acrobat/PDF 7 has a feature called logical page numbering. This allows > you to display the PDF page numbers starting with 1 as the first page, > and also the document's page numbers, starting with whatever number is > on the first page (usually i). This accounts for front and back matter > in a book. The document page number appears in the page display at the > bottom, followed by the PDF number in parentheses. > > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as bodvar at gmail.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit > http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/bodvar%40gmail.com > > Send administrative questions to lisa at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. >