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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Wrapping text around an image

Wrapping text around an image is normally done with a side float. It cannot 
be done with an inline image.   Is this HTML or FO output?  This page 
describes side floats in printed output:


This page from Antenna House describes how to do a drop cap with a side 
float, which is similar to your need:


If you are using FOP, though, side floats are not yet supported.

Bob Stayton
Sagehill Enterprises

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Subject: [docbook-apps] Wrapping text around an image

> I have an image at the beginning of a paragraph around which I want to 
> wrap
> text. The image is not a figure (it's a photograph). The image "sticks up"
> from the text instead of being placed inline with it. In otherwords, I 
> want
> the first line of the text to align with the top of the image. Any
> suggestions on how I can accomplish this?
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