[OS X TeX] Header Control on Float Pages?

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Mon Dec 6 08:20:29 EST 2004

>>>>> "Peter S. Burrage" <peter.s.burrage at Dartmouth.EDU> (PSB) wrote:

PSB> Hello all, 
PSB> (I'm new to the list so if this question is inappropriate, please let me
PSB> know!)

PSB> I was wondering if it is possible to control the headers on float pages?

PSB> More specifically, due to format requirements on my thesis, I need to have
PSB> each table on its own page immediately following the text page on which it
PSB> is described.  I was able to work that out with some great help from the TeX
PSB> FAQ.  My new issue is that when I push my floats to their own page I would
PSB> like just the float pages to have \pagestyle{plain} instead of the
PSB> customized fancyhdrs of the text page they are called in. is this possible?
PSB> I've tried calling \thispagestyle{plain} at various points within the table
PSB> call but that doesn't seem to work...

This is described in the fancyhdr documentation. Basically you use
\iffloatpage{value for float page}{value for other pages}
in the header or footer. 
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
URL: http://www.cs.uu.nl/~piet [PGP]
Private email: P.van.Oostrum at hccnet.nl
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