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Notis Toufexis wrote:
> I am using the TEI-XSL stylesheets (v. 5.2.16) via Oxygen 7.1. While HTML
> works marvelously, PDF conversion with the fo-stylesheets included in the
> above package and the Oxygen built-in FO-Processor fails: all extended Greek
> characters appear as # (everything else, numbers and occasional Latin
> characters is fine). I have tried changing font names in the tei-param files
> and setting the language to EL ISO code for Greek) without any luck.
> 
> Is there anything that can be done with Oxygen or do I need to use other
> tools? I am an absolute novice in xsl-fo transformation and any suggestions
> would be more then welcome!

I think the FO engine in oXygen is Apache FOP, which is really
not up to the job. You need to get a copy of the Antenna House or 
RenderX FO engines to get good results.

Its not oXygen's fault or my fault, I think (I hope).
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