Hi all, Hans,
this is a terribly inaccurate bug report, and I apologize for its
form, but it's something you and other people might want to look at.
Or maybe I should change my files, I don't know. Here comes:
The new mkiv xml parser sometimes "eats" parts of my xml files when
they are typeset. It appears to skip parts of text between two tags.
I have no minimal example, just a description: for my lectures, I have
defined a counter to tell me when I want to show the next slide:
For my xml files, I have wrapped this into a xml command:
This works wonderfully in most cases. To make my source file more
readable, I usually code
In this case, the xml parser SOMETIMES (not reproducibly,
unfortunately) skips the "bar" part up to the next paragraph <p> tag.
When I take away the line break and write
foo <sln/> bar
the "bar" part appears normally.
I write my lectures in xml so I can put them on a website for my
students, and I deliver them from typeset notes. This happened to me
last Tuesday. I had typeset and printed my notes, and then while
lecturing realized that an entire paragraph was missing. I could ad-
lib it, but this is not something you want to happen at an important