RE: Automatic generation of cell size !

2001-12-07 Thread Buchtík, Michal
We solve this problem by computing cell-widths in XSLT style sheet. Michal -Original Message- From: Kai Ulrich [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Friday, December 07, 2001 11:09 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Automatic generation of cell size ! My problem ! How can I build a table

RE: Automatic generation of cell size

2001-12-07 Thread Matthias Fischer
]' Subject: RE: Automatic generation of cell size ! We solve this problem by computing cell-widths in XSLT style sheet. Michal -Original Message- From: Kai Ulrich [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Friday, December 07, 2001 11:09 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Automatic generation

RE: Automatic generation of cell size

2001-12-07 Thread Buchtík, Michal
11:56 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: Automatic generation of cell size What do you mean, you do the computing in XSLT? How do you know how much space a text in a certain font/character size takes, where it breaks etc? Matthias -Original Message- From: Buchtík, Michal [mailto

Re: Automatic generation of cell size

2001-12-07 Thread James Richardson
Although really you should use the font metrics kerning tables... James Buchtík, Michal wrote: It's not universal for all fonts, but we know font which is used and the font-size so we find a longest string in collumn column-width = longest_string_length * avg(charsizes_of_font);