#145 error report with paragraph start line instead of error-line

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2010-08-23
2010-08-22
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Sphinx - the tool to generate official Python documentation reports incorrect line with an error in reST source. Georg Brandl (Sphinx maintainer) detected that it is Docutils bug, Guenter Milde confirmed that in private mail.

http://bitbucket.org/birkenfeld/sphinx/issue/457/wrong-line-number-reported-on-error

Discussion

  • Günter Milde
    Günter Milde
    2010-08-23

    • priority: 5 --> 2
    • summary: Issue 457 in sphinx: wrong line number reported on error --> error report with paragraph start line instead of error-line
     
  • I'd say it is a bug, because a common notation for error reporting like "docs\freefeatures.rst:26: bla-bla-bla" is a source code line number.