From: Nicolas Goaziou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Arni Magnusson <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Warning about section named "Footnotes"
Date: Sat, 29 Nov 2014 14:31:13 +0100 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <alpine.LFD.email@example.com> (Arni Magnusson's message of "Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:04:40 +0000 (GMT)")
Arni Magnusson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I was using Org to write a software manual with a structure along the
> lines of:
> * Equations
> How to write equations in software FOO.
> * Footnotes
> How to write footnotes in software FOO.
> * Images
> How to insert images in software FOO.
> When I exported the document (to LaTeX and HTML), I was puzzled to
> find that one of the sections was not exported at all...
> After investigating the problem for a while, I realized that if
> a section is named "Footnotes" the default behavior of Org is to
> ignore it silently.
> My solution was to set `org-footnote-section' to nil.
> I think it would help Org users if:
> 1. Org export (to LaTeX, HTML, etc.) emits an error or a prominent warning
> when it ignores an entire section like this.
It shouldn't. This is the expected behaviour.
> 2. The manual would warn the user about this behavior with a prominent
Would you mind suggesting a change to the manual?
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2014-11-29 13:30 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2014-11-28 19:04 Warning about section named "Footnotes" Arni Magnusson
2014-11-29 13:31 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2014-11-29 18:40 ` Arni Magnusson
2014-11-29 18:48 Arni Magnusson
2014-12-02 11:23 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2014-12-08 1:37 ` Arni Magnusson
2014-12-09 8:56 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2015-02-21 16:36 ` Arni Magnusson
2015-02-21 17:33 ` Nicolas Goaziou
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