Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 446011
Footnotes (for URLs) aren't generating correctly in PDF
Last modified: 2013-10-23 19:07:38 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create Book using Publican
2. Include an xref
3. Publish book to PDF
Footnote numbers doubled, and missing the footnote (containing the URL) at the
bottom of the page.
Footnotes are numbered sequentially and the appropriate note and URL appear at
the bottom of the page.
Notes on example found in
On page 1 of the PDF, you refer to the "Red Hat Enterprise MRG Supported
Hardware Page" with footnote 1. First, you've already used footnote 1 on the
previous page, and second (and probably a side effect), there is no
corresponding footnote at the bottom of the page.
On Page 4, again there's no footnote for footnote 4.
Oops - reproducible "every time" for this book. Probably not every time for
The footnote was inheriting it's font colour from the block containg the
footnote reference. Since these footnotes originated in a block with white text
the footnote was invisible.
Hardcoded the footnote font to black since footnotes will always be on a white