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From: Nicolas Goaziou <n.goaziou@gmail.com>
To: Erik Hetzner <egh@e6h.org>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Question regarding link text in HTML export
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 09:17:33 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87txmw9z3m.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87haiw32si.wl%egh@e6h.org> (Erik Hetzner's message of "Tue, 23 Apr 2013 22:39:41 -0700")


Erik Hetzner <egh@e6h.org> writes:

> When trying to export the following org file as HTML (C-e h o), using
> out of the box latest org-mode:
> ```
> * Foo
>   :ID:       aaccd0f3-3eff-4f38-ad83-bc51b8444d73
>   :END:
> * Bar
>   :ID:       0a428695-b829-4f8b-a689-1bc22491d13f
>   :END:
> Link to [[id:aaccd0f3-3eff-4f38-ad83-bc51b8444d73][Foo]].
> ```
> the HTML looks like:
>   ...
>   Link to 1.
> while I would expect it to say: “Link to Foo.”.
> If I change the link text to anything other than “Foo”, e.g.,
> [[id:aaccd0f3-3eff-4f38-ad83-bc51b8444d73][Baz]],
> the link text is as expected.
> This seems like a bug to me, but I may be mistaken! Thanks for any
> help you can provide.

This is not a bug. This is how cross references work: any link to an
internal target without a description will become a number referring to
the target. It works for headlines and many other things,

Note that the HTML is smart enough to not do that when headlines are not


Nicolas Goaziou

  reply	other threads:[~2013-04-24  7:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-04-24  5:39 Question regarding link text in HTML export Erik Hetzner
2013-04-24  7:17 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2013-04-24  7:37   ` Sebastien Vauban
2013-04-24  7:55     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2013-04-24 14:24     ` Erik Hetzner

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