[Doc-SIG] text in hyperlink targets

David Goodger dgoodger@bigfoot.com
Thu, 09 Aug 2001 23:07:14 -0400

Garth T Kidd <garth@deadlybloodyserious.com> wrote on 2001-08-08 6:59 PM:
> .. _OOB: Out of the box, ie without any directives loaded. Now, how
>    on Earth do we render this link target, or any other non-URI link
>    target that hasn't been rescued by some directive? I'm using it
>    as a footnote. Hmmm.

Perhaps I'll put in a check for spaces inside text in hyperlink
targets. URIs may not contain spaces. The parser can generate a
warning, including the entire "target" as a literal block.

David Goodger    dgoodger@bigfoot.com    Open-source projects:
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