RE: Arabic text rising high above baseline
Yes, I will be happy to send you the file. Because attachments are forbidden on the list, please provide your direct e-mail address to me at: dsmith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Thanks, Don > -----Original Message----- > From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Kobayashi > Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2004 5:58 PM > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: Re: Arabic text rising high above baseline > > > Dear Mr. Smith, > > Would you please send me the portion of your troubled > Arabic ? > > You may zip the portion. > > I am now studying rendering of Arabic, and going to present > a report at the small meeting in Tokyo about "Rendering > Arabic with Unicode and XSL-FO" on March 1st. It will be possible > to discuss the topic at the meeting. > > Best regards, > > Tokushige Kobayashi > > > > Reply to the original mail from: > > xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > > > > Hi, > > I'm writing an FO stylesheet that renders Arabic content. I have > a small set > of words in Arabic that rise significantly above the baseline compared to > all the other Arabic words. So high, in fact, that in tables they > crash into > the top cell border (but all other words are fine). > > Does anyone know (a) what causes this (is it simply a matter of the > particular characters that make up the word and the accents, etc. > used?) and > (b) whether there is any to be done to bring these specific words > closer to > the baseline (without affecting the others)? > > (I do have an example file but the Arabic content will be lost if > I copy and > paste; anyone interested in seeing this in either FO or PDF let me know. > I'll send it to you off list. Also, I don't know Arabic so I can't report > which words are exhibiting this behavior.) > > Thanks > > Don > > > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list > > > > > Tokushige Kobayashi > Antenna House, Inc. > E-mail koba@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > WWW http://www.antenna.co.jp/XML/xml-top.htm > WWW http://www.antennahouse.com/ (English) > TEL +81-3-3234-1361(direct call) > FAX +81-3-3221-9975 > > Antenna House XSL School > http://www.antenna.co.jp/XML/school/xslday.htm > > > > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list > > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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