Bug 588748 - Additional dashes printed in PDF documents
Summary: Additional dashes printed in PDF documents
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 577068
Alias: None
Product: Publican
Classification: Community
Component: publican   
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Version: 1.6
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Fearn
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-05-04 12:43 UTC by Andrew Beekhof
Modified: 2010-11-24 04:19 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-05-04 21:55:29 UTC
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Description Andrew Beekhof 2010-05-04 12:43:23 UTC
Description of problem:

Spaces in <screen> elements are expanded into unicode 0xA0 (nbsp) + 0xAD (soft hyphen).
When fop sees a following unicode 2D '-', the soft hyphen is printed.

so <screen> command --help -?</screen> actually comes out as "command ---help --?".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

1.6.1 and 1.6.2
1.1 did not have this problem. For now I have downgraded.

How reproducible:

Have tested with custom and default brands.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. In a document, add <screen> command --help -?</screen>
2. Build the pdf version of the document
3. Open pdf
Actual results:

Text displayed as "command ---help --?".

Expected results:

Text displayed as "command --help -?".

Additional info:

Name        : fop                          Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : 0.95                              Vendor: Fedora Project
Release     : 4                             Build Date: Sat 25 Jul 2009 08:36:01 PM CEST

Comment 1 Jeff Fearn 2010-05-04 21:55:29 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 577068 ***

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