How do I make figure captions span multiple pages?
I have a very long caption for a figure and would like it to carry on to the next page.
EDIT: I would like this to work in both one sided and two sided modes
Instead of using a floating environment which can't handle page breaks you can use a simple list environment. To set a caption you can use the command
Here an example
Well, @Marco Daniel answer did not work for me.
Searching google, though, I found this thread with the same issue (I reproduce the working code below): http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5881&f=45
The working answer to the thread is here: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5881&f=45#p22785
Only to clarify, in this thread one wants to use subfigures in the same figure, using package
By the way, I am not using any latex standard
If you need two pages, e.g., figure on one page and a caption on the next, this works: