This is a great subject. I recently struggled quite a bit with this problem.
RTF2FO and FO to FOP gave me loads of problems with whitespaces. I am ready to give up. - sb -----Original Message----- From: Craeg K Strong [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, March 22, 2002 1:45 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: possible to specify required spaces? Can you use fo:leader? Check out http://www.renderx.com/Tests/leader.fo HTH, --Craeg [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: >Does anyone know a way to pass required spaces through FOP from XML to a >PDF? > >The normal processing of x'20' spaces collapses adjacent spaces to >eliminate extra white space, which is normally good but not in all cases, >and 'white-space-treatment="pre"' (which would preserve these) isn't >implemented yet. > >Does anyone know, for example, of another way to preserve these or else >another blank non-printing character that we could use in the XML file for >spaces we want to preserve? > >Thanks for any advice! > > > -- Craeg K Strong, General Partner Ariel Partners LLC http://www.arielpartners.com voice 781-647-2425 fax 781-647-9690 NOTICE: This message is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon, this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy all copies -- including electronic copies -- of the original message.