Re: XSL-FO fonts problem ??
- The writing-mode for fo:block does not work in Apache-FOP !!!
--- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, "jonilie" <jonilie@y...> wrote:
> I'm not sure if you can find it in the font FO tag. But you might
> like to check the 'writing-mode' property for <fo:block> and
> You can put value 'tb-rl' for 'writing-mode'. This will present
> text from top-to-bottom right-to-left, as in the way of writing for
> Japanese. I don't know if this is your purpose, but if not, then
> won't answer 'cause I don't think there's a 'tb-lr' value
> for 'writing-mode' attribute.
> --- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, Eric Chow <eric138@y...> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I am using Apache-FOP 0.20.5 as the XSL-FO engine.
> > It can create fonts from TrueType Font.
> > But how can I define a font thate can be displayed in
> > vertical form. For example, in Windows system, thowse
> > fonts prefix with @ will be displayed in vertical.
> > If I choose @Arial, then the font output wiill be:
> > A
> > R
> > I
> > A
> > L
> > How can I do this in XSL-FO or Apache-FOP ???
> > Eric
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- At 2004-08-02 09:56 +0000, Eric Chow wrote:
>The writing-mode for fo:block does not work in Apache-FOP !!!writing-mode= does not apply to either <block> or <inline>.
>--- In XSL-FO@yahoogroups.com, "jonilie" <jonilie@y...> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I'm not sure if you can find it in the font FO tag. But you might
> > like to check the 'writing-mode' property for <fo:block> and
> > <fo:inline>
One can only specify writing-mode= on regions, containers, simple page
master and table in XSL-FO.
Once you know what is or is not allowed in XSL-FO, looking at
http://xml.apache.org/fop/compliance.html will always help to understand
what is or is not available in FOP.
I hope this helps.
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