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Issue #897 resolved

LaTeX output replaces "--" in options with emdash

tychoish
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The LaTeX output replaces the double hyphen "--" with an emdash, which makes this output technically incorrect.

Comments (5)

  1. tychoish reporter

    To solve this issue for myself, I've taken to adding the following to my makefile, as a workaround.

    sed -i -r 's/\\bfcode\{--(.*)\}/\\bfcode\{-{-}\1\}/' $(BUILDDIR)/latex/*.tex
    
  2. th3l0nius

    Same with html output, where it is in certain cases definitely undesired:

    :command:`sphinx-build --version`
    

    renders to sphinx-build -version !

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