[tex-live] Missing shortdesc (was Re: Catalogue sources)

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Sun Sep 27 01:43:09 CEST 2009

Alexander Cherepanov <cherepan at mccme.ru> wrote:

> It turned out that catalogue entries are accessed by contents of the 
> element 'name' which is not very formal and sometimes is buggy. The 
> attribute 'id' of the element 'entry' seems more relevant. Patch:

you're a great one for the gratuitous insult, aren't you?

the dtd says:

<!-- name element
Like the id, but not bound by the syntactic restrictions imposed by 
XML, and may have more than one word.

i.e., the name element is *intended* to be informal, and has unchecked

if you want to complain about something, in future, try checking that
your target is actually what you think it is.


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