Name

f:absolute-length — Returns the absolute length of a unit of measurement.

Function:
{http://docbook.org/ns/docbook/functions}absolute-length#1
Defined in:
modules/units.xsl
Used in:
modules/objects.xsl, modules/tablecals.xsl
Used by:
f:css-length()

Synopsis

f:absolute-length($length as map(*)) as xs:double

Description

For a given unit of measurement, returns the absolute length in terms of pixels. For a discussion of units, see Section 4.2, Lengths and units.

See also $pixels-per-inch, $default-length-magnitude, and $default-length-unit.