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[Bug 1649554] Re: Default Mallard <list> element translated incorrectly
On 2016-12-14 14:18, Chris Perry wrote:
> The fix does seem to have exposed some problems. Eg the procedure
> "Check with Disk Usage Analyzer" on disk-capacity.page was wrongly
> marked up as a <list> and it's now lost its numbering, which is
Please note that this is another example of previous inconsistency. It
has been bullets when using yelp for a long time. (But I agree that
numbers is better in a step-by-step list.)
On 2016-12-14 17:15, Doug Smythies wrote:
> @Chris: Note that it might not always be a bug if the html display
> differs from the Mallard specification. The whole purpose of the
> ubuntu.xsl file is to provide overrides to the defaults, in addition
> to adding some functionality.
While that is true, I suppose it has never been the intention to use
different list style types in the HTML version compared to the yelp
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Default Mallard <list> element translated incorrectly
Status in ubuntu-docs package in Ubuntu:
When "type" is not specified in a Mallard <list> element the Mallard
spec says it should display as a bulleted (unordered) list. This is
true when the .page file is displayed using yelp but not when the
.page file is translated into HTML (where you get a numbered list).
This is a bug. The HTML should be displayed as specified by the
Here's an example <list> element without "type" specified.
Here's the link to the relevant page of the Mallard spec:
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