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Re: Aaargh, text with {...} causes pdfjadetex to blow up...


At 11:46 AM 4/15/01 +0200, camille wrote:
>Richard Sharpe a écrit :
>> Hi,
>> I have some text where I have the string '{<str1>,<str2> ...}' in my
>> DocBook document.
>Try '&lcub;&lt;str1>,&lt;str2> ...&rcub;'

OK, I tried that, but it seems to give me the same error ... regardless of
whether or not I encode > as &gt; or not.

Here is the relevant info ...

Here is the DocBook fragment:

<glossterm>&lcub;&lt;str1&gt;,&lt;str2&gt; ...&rcub</glossterm>

Here is what OpenJade produces by the way of TeX:

>{1}}\{<str1>,<str2> ...\}\def\HeadingText{%
>\<str1>,<str2> ...\}%

Here is the error pdfjadetex gives:

>Runaway definition?
>->\<str1>,<str2> ...\}\endHeadPar {}\endNode {}\Node {\def \Element {\ETC.
>! File ended while scanning definition of \HeadingText.
><inserted text> 
>                }


Richard Sharpe,
Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
Contributing author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
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