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From "Rodolfo M. Raya" <rodo...@heartsome.net>
Subject Re: How do I overlap characters?
Date Wed, 02 Apr 2003 19:25:20 GMT
On Wed, 2003-04-02 at 14:00, J.Pietschmann wrote:

> Rodolfo M. Raya wrote:
> > I need to overlap 2 Unicode characters: FE70 and FEFB (two Arabic chars)
> > because there is no Unicode equivalent (that I know) for the combination
> > of both.
> 
> You can experiment with negative letter spacing:
>   <fo:wrapper letter-spacing="-1pt">&#xFE70;&#xFEFB;</fo:wrapper>
> I have no idea whether this could work in FOP.
> 
> Alternatively, use a SVG, the ultimate problem solver (once you've
> figured out the measurements).
> 
> J.Pietschmann

Thanks J.

The spacing should be -2pt . Now I have to make FE70 larger than FEFB,
but that seems simpler.

You saved my day.

Regards,
Rodolfo

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Rodolfo M. Raya <rodolfo@heartsome.net>
Heartsome Holdings Pte. Ltd.

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