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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: [PATCH] Display ?? for missing citations on export (was: [BUG] Exporting non-existent citations in oc-basic [9.6-pre (release_9.5.5-989-gd972cf @ /home/yantar92/.emacs.d/straight/build/org/)])
Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 04:34:57 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87k03vcya6.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <871qr6kiuv.fsf@localhost>

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Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net> writes:

> Consider the following Org file:
> ------------
> [cite:@key]
> #+print_bibliography:
> That’s it!
> ------------
> @key is not in the default bibliography and the bibliography processor is set to basic
> Open the file and execute C-c C-e t U (export to ascii)
> An error is thrown and export fails when attempting to print the
> bibliography.

The problem with error has been solved in another patch.

However, the non-existing keys are exported awkwardly as "(, )".

I suggest approaching the missing citations similar to LaTeX and
highlight them with ??: (??, ????) by default.

See the attached patch.


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From dc26b1d84c7745080f26e0f194a4deb003a0f88f Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
Message-Id: <dc26b1d84c7745080f26e0f194a4deb003a0f88f.1668573145.git.yantar92@posteo.net>
From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 12:29:17 +0800
Subject: [PATCH] oc-basic: Display ?? in place of missing citations on export

* lisp/oc-basic.el (org-cite-basic--format-author-year):
(org-cite-basic-export-citation): Display "????" for missing year and
"??"  for missing other fields.

Reported-by: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net>
Link: https://orgmode.org/list/871qr6kiuv.fsf@localhost
 lisp/oc-basic.el | 12 +++++++-----
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lisp/oc-basic.el b/lisp/oc-basic.el
index 3ef7a37e3..fdfee849e 100644
--- a/lisp/oc-basic.el
+++ b/lisp/oc-basic.el
@@ -580,8 +580,8 @@ (defun org-cite-basic--format-author-year (citation format-cite format-ref info)
                      (suffix (org-element-property :suffix ref)))
                  (funcall format-ref
-                          (org-cite-basic--get-author k info)
-                          (org-cite-basic--get-year k info)
+                          (or (org-cite-basic--get-author k info) "??")
+                          (or (org-cite-basic--get-year k info) "????")
              (org-cite-get-references citation)
@@ -652,15 +652,17 @@ (defun org-cite-basic-export-citation (citation style _ info)
            (lambda (key)
-             (let ((author (org-cite-basic--get-author key info)))
-               (if caps (capitalize author) author)))
+             (or
+              (let ((author (org-cite-basic--get-author key info)))
+                (if caps (capitalize author) author))
+              "??"))
            (org-cite-get-references citation t)
       ;; "noauthor" style.
       (`(,(or "noauthor" "na") . ,variant)
        (format (if (funcall has-variant-p variant 'bare) "%s" "(%s)")
-               (mapconcat (lambda (key) (org-cite-basic--get-year key info))
+               (mapconcat (lambda (key) (or (org-cite-basic--get-year key info) "????"))
                           (org-cite-get-references citation t)
       ;; "nocite" style.

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Ihor Radchenko // yantar92,
Org mode contributor,
Learn more about Org mode at <https://orgmode.org/>.
Support Org development at <https://liberapay.com/org-mode>,
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  reply	other threads:[~2022-11-16  4:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-10-17  7:30 [BUG] Exporting non-existent citations in oc-basic [9.6-pre (release_9.5.5-989-gd972cf @ /home/yantar92/.emacs.d/straight/build/org/)] Ihor Radchenko
2022-11-16  4:34 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]
2022-12-29 14:26   ` [PATCH] Display ?? for missing citations on export (was: [BUG] Exporting non-existent citations in oc-basic [9.6-pre (release_9.5.5-989-gd972cf @ /home/yantar92/.emacs.d/straight/build/org/)]) Ihor Radchenko

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