[reportlab-users] Re: reset page numbers
robin at reportlab.com
Tue Apr 18 11:50:40 EDT 2006
David S. wrote:
> Robin Becker <robin <at> reportlab.com> writes:
>> Therefore I suggest you consider a combination of a flowable which sets
>> a flag when rendered and then the beforePage method of the pageTemplate
>> can choose to reset the canvas._pageNumber.
> Thanks so much. I will try your suggestion, but I wanted to float 1 other
> question. That is, what about sequences? Is there a neat way to use them for
> this sort of numbering?
> Thanks again,
> David S.
sequences are entirely content related ie section 1, 2 etc. I don't think page
numbers can be treated properly that way as they are physically related to the
page throw which happens "between" flowables.
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