Re: [XSL-FO] About using ascii characters
- Mandyam writes:
> We are having problem in pdf when we use '-' in xsl directly as itYou may want to look at: http://www.unicode.org/charts/
> is. We are using fop 0.18.4,iplanet web server.
> On unix,windows machine the '-' is printed as ?. Also " is not
> accepted in xsl and giving problem when generating pdf.There is a
> blank screen generated without any pdf.
> We have tried the ascii symbol , .But this also gives a #
> symbol in place of '-'.
> Kindly give us a suggestion, is there no method by which we can
> represent '-' other than using ascii character.If not, what is the
> ascii character which should be used for '-' and also suggest the
> best method for representing these special characters.
I also like to look at this page:
to find Unicode equivalents of the various named character entities
often used in HTML. For example,
U02010, HYPHEN , hyphen, dash
U02013, EN DASH , ndash
U02014, EM DASH , mdash
U02015, HORIZONTAL BAR , horbar
Anyway, you can embed these into your XML documents as:
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