AW: [xep-support] character-overlap-warning

From: Sebastian Fey (
Date: Mon Jan 12 2004 - 05:01:32 PST

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    >>eg we use keep-together-within.line with literals. sometimes, especially
    >>in tables, there isnt enough space, so XEP forces the characters to overlap.
    >>sure, the error is in the XML, but its hard to find these errors ...
    >>any pointers?
    >Could you systematically add zero-width spaces to your text? These would
    >not appear if there was enough room for the text, but would break your text
    >at your specified points if there was not enough room for the text.

    thx Ken, nice workaround, this will solve a part of my problems.
    but it wont work with the literals, cause they _must_ be kept within line.
    so the only way is to get a warning, so that the authors can modify the docbook-document.

    this problem almost always appears with tables, so auto-column-width would also fix it, but this is, afaik, not implemented in



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