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Re: Preserving Linefeed character

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2002 14:34:05 -0400
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At 2002-07-23 19:18 +0100, Al-Dhahir, Haitham wrote:
>I have an XML document which contains a linefeed character in one of the
>lines. However, when I process this into PDF using FOP, the outputted line
>has a space where the linefeed should be.
>My XML:
><Data val="Line1&#x0A;Line2"/>
>My XSL:
><fo:block text-align="left" font-weight="normal"
>linefeed-treatment="preserve"><xsl:value-of select="Data/@val"/></fo:block>
>What I want to appear in the PDF:
>What is actually appearing:
>The FO documentation indicates that linefeed-treatment="preserve" should
>keep the linefeed, but it is not. What am I doing wrong here? Have I got the
>right linefeed character (0A)?

Both Antenna House and RenderX respect the linefeed when I use your example 

Looking at the list of supported properties in FOP at 
http://xml.apache.org/fop/implemented.html I do not see linefeed-treatment= 

.............. Ken

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