[reportlab-users] Character Entities within paragraph / platypus

Robin Becker reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Sun, 25 Aug 2002 19:37:02 +0100

In article <18320124950.20020825192528@lux.de>, Harald Lux <info@lux.de>
>I have problems using the the names for Character Entities:
>With the Ampersand:  &amp; and &#038; are both working, but for
>example with "&nbsp;" / "&#160;" or "&ntilde;" / &#241; only the
>numerical version is working.
not all character entities are supported. In fact only the required
minimum. For the numerical entities they will work if they agree with
the underlying T1 encoding.
Robin Becker