emacs-orgmode@gnu.org archives
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Eric Abrahamsen <eric@ericabrahamsen.net>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: [Bug] HTML Exporter Does Not Convert \\ To <br />
Date: Sun, 21 Apr 2013 19:02:31 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87bo98p2ns.fsf@ericabrahamsen.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: CAF40gE0JCRZ8aBANc5EQYdOgbEqaDW92b6R-gz5DxJkEyULGyw@mail.gmail.com

"T.F. Torrey" <tftorrey@tftorrey.com> writes:

> The old exporter would convert \\ at the end of a line to <br /> to
> force a line break. The manual still says that \\ will force a line
> break, but the new HTML exporter, while indeed breaking the line
> there, does not insert the <br /> to make it render as a new line.
> This is using the latest version from Git.
> I think this is a bug, not a limitation of the new exporter.
> Best regards,
> Terry

Hi Terry,

I just tried with emacs -Q (I'm on 24.3.1) and git Org mode, and the \\
is exported as "<br/>". Can you check with emacs -Q? If you look in
ox-html.el, you'll see that the function `org-html-line-break' should
produce a "<br/>\n".

Could something else be going wrong?


  reply	other threads:[~2013-04-21 10:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-04-21 10:34 [Bug] HTML Exporter Does Not Convert \\ To <br /> T.F. Torrey
2013-04-21 11:02 ` Eric Abrahamsen [this message]
2013-04-21 18:51   ` T.F. Torrey

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:

  List information: https://www.orgmode.org/

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=87bo98p2ns.fsf@ericabrahamsen.net \
    --to=eric@ericabrahamsen.net \
    --cc=emacs-orgmode@gnu.org \


* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link
Be sure your reply has a Subject: header at the top and a blank line before the message body.
Code repositories for project(s) associated with this public inbox


This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).