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From Jeff Turner <>
Subject Re: -1 rendered documents, possible bug?
Date Wed, 17 Sep 2003 11:49:06 GMT
On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 11:09:52AM +0100, Upayavira wrote:
> Jeff Turner wrote:
> >I have the same problem of files not being rendered, also with a custom
> >skin.  In my case, the link is from a file's body, not the menu.
> >
> >I'm not sure what the issue is.  At one stage, I thought I had it
> >narrowed down to the last link in a page being omitted, but later
> >experiments seemed to disprove that.  The last Forrest tag which didn't
> >have this problem is (IIRC) stable-20030626.  I suspect it is a CLI bug.
> >Will investigate as time permits..
> > 
> >
> Not an immediate solution, but I am mid-process on some improvements to 
> the CLI. I've improved the BeanListener interface to be able to report 
> more things as it proceeds, which might help in locating this bug. When 
> I've finished with implementation, instead of creating a broken link 
> file, it will create a report file, which will detail which pages were 
> created, page size, number of links, etc.

Sounds good.  I think the biggest diagnostic aid for everyday problems
would be to know from which page a broken link was encountered.

> I have found that a site rendered with link view contains a different 
> number of files from one rendered with link gathering. This is an issue. 
> I hope my reporting file will help me to identify the cause of this 
> problem - which may also be the cause of yours. We shall see.
> [I have also substantially reworked the handling of URIs in the CLI. The 
> net effect should be exactly the same, but the code should be easier to 
> follow (it certainly is for me). If you're able to try out the latest 
> CLI from Cocoon CVS, and confirm for me that it has the same behaviour 
> as before, that would help me a lot].

I'll have a go tomorrow and let you know.


> Regards, Upayavira

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