typographic freaks: footnotes not vertically aligned to last line of body text in following page (as in good typographic style)

siren anna.walker-bodm8kzw at yopmail.com
Wed Dec 19 03:43:22 PST 2012

in these months Libreoffice gained new useful features and  team has 
fixed many long-time-unsolved bugs

but there is a thing that, if we cannot strictly to define as a BUG, is, 
at least, a  "defect" regarding the right typography

I mean the behavior of footnotes versus the text body contained in 
subsequent pages

professionally formatted books, look like this


as you can see, footnotes (last footnote) are perfectly vertically 
aligned with the last line of text in following page

http://tli.tl/0740NZ (zoom in detail)

while if we insert a footnote in OpenOffice/Libreoffice, this is what we get


an horrible difference between footnote and last line of body text that 
result not aligned that makes appereance of documents with footnotes 
very ugly

if making this enhancement is not too hard, it will be a great step 
toward dtp for LibreOffice

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