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Subject: RE: [docbook-apps] Manually forcing line breaks?

Perhaps you could programmatically process the input file somewhere along the way (e.g. the fo file before rendering the pdf) to change the space(s) after le, la, and les to   (a non-breaking space).


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Faehndrich Philippe [mailto:phfaehndrich@bluewin.ch]
> Sent: Friday, December 17, 2010 1:10 PM
> To: docbook-apps@lists.oasis-open.org
> Subject: [docbook-apps] Manually forcing line breaks?
> Good evening,
> Please excuse me if I'm not on the right mailing list.
> In my document, at different levels (chapter, sect1), I have sometimes
> very
> long lines as titles. The docbook xsl-fo stylesheet break these lines,
> but
> don't follow the rules of a «nice» french typography (articles like
> «le»,
> «la», «les» shouldn't stay at the end of a line, but should be pushed
> at the
> beginning of the following line - of course only for the PDF output, it
> doesn't matter for the HTML output).
> In the final version of my document, I'm ready to take a few time to
> have a
> «nicer» result.
> Is there a way to force line breaks in my docbook source document? I
> can't find
> anything about this topic in the documentation.
> Philippe Faehndrich
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