> -----Original Message-----
> From: J.Pietschmann [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: October 6, 2002 12:39 PM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: <character>
>
> Arved Sandstrom wrote:
> > Can you cite the specific productions that lead to this
> conclusion? I am not
> > saying that you are wrong but I can't find it.
> >
> > I must be tired. ;-) I just looked at the XML 1.1 production
> for AttValue
> > which is
>
> Don't look at XML AttValue, look at the XSLFO property expression
> language.
> Somehow it is implicit that all attributes in a XSLFO document are parsed
> as expressions which are defined in 5.9 "Expressions". Refer specifically
> to 5.9.3 "Basics". A single hyphen is not a valid expression according to
> the XSLFO expression grammar.
> Maybe some fallbacks are implicit somewhere, I don't know.

An Expr can be a Literal, the production for which is

'"' [^"]* '"'
| "'" [^']* "'"

If I look at the first alternative,

'"' [^"]* '"'

it seems to me that I have pretty considerable leeway, and "-" isn't ruled
out at all.

Arved


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