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`@addindex`entries fail to link to the exact location in Compiled HTML Help. (Origin: bugzilla #765002) #5983

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doxygen commented Jul 2, 2018

status RESOLVED severity normal in component general for ---
Reported in version 1.8.11 on platform Other
Assigned to: Dimitri van Heesch

On 2016-04-13 16:18:00 +0000, Christoph Lipka wrote:

When using Compiled HTML Help output, index entries created using @addindex link to the corresponding HTML page, rather than the corresponding anchor on the page.

On 2016-04-17 16:48:02 +0000, albert wrote:

Please provide some information how to jump to a place not at the top of the page / example chm file where this takes place. Been searching the Internet but didn't find a suitable example.
(Example / description in German is OK for me too).

On 2016-04-26 23:25:44 +0000, Christoph Lipka wrote:

One example would be the inbuilt help of POV-Ray for Windows.

There's really no black magic to it: Just have the index.hhk point to the corresponding anchor on the HTML page, like so:

  • But I've thrown together a corresponding patch already; expect a pull request within the next few hours.

  • On 2016-04-27 07:49:16 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

    Thanks, I've merged the pull request

    On 2016-09-05 13:46:33 +0000, Dimitri van Heesch wrote:

    This bug was previously marked ASSIGNED, which means it should be fixed in
    doxygen version 1.8.12. 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 (preferably in the form of a self-contained example).

    On 2016-09-05 14:09:15 +0000, Christoph Lipka wrote:

    The fix seems to be working properly in 1.8.12, thanks.

    @doxygen doxygen closed this Jul 2, 2018

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