Re: Entity files for Jade/DocBook?

Subject: Re: Entity files for Jade/DocBook?
From: Norman Walsh <ndw@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 4 Jan 1999 14:58:50 -0500
/ MARK.WROTH@xxxxxxxxxxx (Wroth, Mark) was heard to say:
| 	I have now come to believe that there is no way to specify an
| SGML entity which will process through Jade to the RTF backend and
| result in a glyph not in the "standard" font (e.g. a lowercase alpha,
| &agr; or &alpha;).  I also don't believe it's a SGML/DSSSL/JADE problem
| -- I think the limitation is in the RTF/MS Word end of things.  

FWIW, I have no trouble seeing the &alpha or &agr entities in Word.

Norman Walsh <ndw@xxxxxxxxxx>      | A new scientific truth does not                 | triumph by convincing its
                                   | opponents and making them see the
                                   | light, but rather because its
                                   | opponents eventually die, and a
                                   | new generation grows up that is
                                   | familiar with it (Planck 1949)

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