# [XeTeX] \botmark and \firstmark not working for me ...

Ron Aaron ron at ronware.org
Sun Aug 1 05:23:19 CEST 2010

```On Sunday 01 August 2010 00:47:59 John Was wrote:
> I also wondered about that, and another thing:  are you sure that you are
> using the \mark commands *after* the note-count has been advanced?

Yes, absolutely sure. I wonder if my problem stems from the "mark" being
inside a vbox?  If that's the problem, I don't know how I would get around it
...

> to be invoked after this advancing of the number, so actually part of your
> footnote macro - perhaps something like '\mark{\the\ notenumber}' - not
> sneaked in just before it gets to work.

I'm doing exactly what you are; and I suppose it doesn't work for either of
us?

Best regards,
Ron

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