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[PATCH] Link refs with no title swallow an extra newline (Origin: bugzilla #722711) #5414

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doxygen commented Jul 2, 2018

status RESOLVED severity normal in component general for ---
Reported in version 1.8.6-GIT on platform Other
Assigned to: Dimitri van Heesch

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On 2014-01-21 16:21:37 +0000, Alex Merry wrote:

Created attachment 266897
Patch to fix the issue

If you have a link ref like

it will consume the following blank line as well; from a practical point of view, if you have


it will put a # where the link ref was, and make Foo a level 1 (instead of level 2) heading.

On 2014-01-21 16:22:43 +0000, Alex Merry wrote:

Created attachment 266898
This input renders incorrectly

The link ref is replaced with a # and the Baz heading is the wrong level.

On 2014-01-21 16:23:30 +0000, Alex Merry wrote:

Created attachment 266899
This input works fine

The extra line between the link ref and the next heading avoids the issue.

On 2014-01-21 16:23:56 +0000, Alex Merry wrote:

Created attachment 266900
This input also works fine

The inclusion of the title avoids the issue.

On 2014-01-26 14:18:40 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

Thanks, I'll include the patch in the next GIT update.

On 2014-04-21 10:09:16 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

This bug was previously marked ASSIGNED, which means it should be fixed in
doxygen version 1.8.7. Please verify if this is indeed the case. Reopen the
bug if you think it is not fixed and please include any additional information
that you think can be relevant (preferrably in the form of a self-contained example).

@doxygen doxygen closed this Jul 2, 2018

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