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[Bug 1559070] Re: SVG icons not shown / "yelp </path/to/file.page>" fails


Well, it was not quite fixed in ubuntu-docs 16.04.2. Forgot to update
ubuntu-help/Makefile.am, so the icons in question were not installed.

Committed the missing piece to bzr, and confirmed that it now works by
uploading to this PPA:


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  SVG icons not shown / "yelp </path/to/file.page>" fails

Status in Yelp:
Status in ubuntu-docs package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in yelp package in Ubuntu:
  In Progress

Bug description:
  The latest yelp version in Xenial doesn't show SVG icons in Ubuntu
  Help. Example icon:


  SVG files are displayed in GNOME Help, but there they use relative
  paths to the files (included in package). Don't understand why that
  would make a difference, though.

  Another issue is that calling yelp with the path to a .page file as
  argument fails with: "Unknown Error - URL cannot be shown".

  Downgrading to the Wily version 3.16.1-1ubuntu1 of yelp and libyelp0
  fixes both issues.

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