2010.1 Release

Fixed Issues

Defect Number Description Workaround Status

EPUB221

Confluence: Allow specification of a parent page on deployment

ePublisher correctly replicates TOC page hierachies when pages are deployed to Confluence servers. However, ePublisher previously did not provide an option to specify a parent page, such as "Home" upon deployment.

Manually relocated deploy pages under the desired parent page via the Confluence adminitration UI.

Fixed

EPUB274

DITA: <stepresult> and <info> elements are ignored during processing

Content in these elements were simply dropped during processing

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB281

ePublisher AutoMap: Add Conditional Expression support (non-GUI) for AutoMap jobs

It is now possible to define boolean conditional expressions for using with FrameMaker 8 and 9 when creating AutoMap jobs, though not via the AutoMap UI.

None.

Fixed

EPUB300

WebWorks Help: Enable support for Netscape 4.x browsers

The WebWorks Help security patch includes escaping code which is incompatible with 4.x series browsers.

NOTE: WebWorks does not recommend continued use of 4.x series browsers. Our security patch may not address all possible issues which exist within those legacy browsers.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB313

FrameMaker: Gracefully handle FrameMaker crashes during image generation

ePublisher fails to restart FrameMaker and likewise fails image generation for all succeeding images.

None.

Fixed

EPUB322

DITA: New projects should allow missing topics, old projects should require it

Previous default setting triggered build failurees if topics were missing from source DITA maps. Now, be default, processing will occur even when missing topics are present.

Change DITA topic processing options in the Project Settings dialog.

Fixed

EPUB329

PDF XSL-FO: ePublisher fails to display "View the Output" prompt

ePublisher generates the target PDF file, yet fails to display it once the conversion is complete.

Manually view the generated output via the Output Explorer.

Fixed

EPUB332

MediaWiki: Deployment fails due to mismatched PHP extensions

Our client assumes the MediaWiki server is configured to use api.php and index.php as the entry point files. The customer was using a slightly different configuration with api.php and index.php5.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB333

Microsoft HTML Help 1.x: Quotation marks rendering as " in TOC

Escaping rules for the TOC do not follow standard HTML escaping behavior.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB334

Microsoft HTML Help 1.x: Ampersand in "Related Topics" popup not displayed

Format incorrectly escaped double-quotes characters in this situation.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB335

PDF XSL-FO: Images emitted outside of paragraph level formats break compile

Markup of this type is possible with DITA authored content.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB336

JavaHelp: TOC highlighting inconsistent

Too many links to the same location confuse the JavaHelp runtime.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB339

FrameMaker: Failure generating WIF using Chinese source files

FrameMaker documents may produce intermediate files which fail conversion due to character encoding issues.

None.

Fixed

EPUB340

PDF: Links missing from generated PDFs

PDFs generated while running under non-English locales may be missing their links.

Workaround: Generate while running ePublisher under an English locale.

Fixed

EPUB343

FrameMaker: FrameMaker 9 crashes when Page Rounding is set to "Don't Change Page Count"

ePublisher may report "Failure generating WIF" and your FrameMaker 9 instance may crash when conditional text settings are updated. This occurs when the source document content requires the creation of additional pages, but the Page Rounding setting is configured as "Don't Change Page Count".

Workaround: Modify source FrameMaker files to use the "Delete Empty Pages" document setting.

Fixed

EPUB344

PDF: PDF emitted with incorrect page size

Page size of PDFs created from FrameMaker source documents were thought to be incorrect. Upon further review, it was determined that the page size was behaving as specified within the FrameMaker source document.

Invalid

Invalid

EPUB345

ePublisher AutoMap: Scheduled tasks require a stable .exe location

Changes made to support modular installs and backwards compatibility resulted in the AutoMap CLI executable location being changed. This cause failures in existing scheduled tasks as well as scripts created for the AutoMap CLI.

Modify/update scripts to point at current AutoMap CLI location.

Fixed

EPUB346

Microsoft HTML Help 1.x: See Also index entries broken

The entries appear in the index, but they do not link back to the index term to which they refer.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB347

ePublisher: Implement per target Style Designer properties/options

Projects with mulitiple targets may now include target specific style and behavior changes. These changes are captured with Stationery and perserved in projects generated with Express and AutoMap.

None.

Implemented

EPUB348

ePublisher: Log window updates slowly, may trigger access violation

Feedback from customers and internal testing isolated a low window update issue which affected both performance and stability.

None.

Fixed

EPUB349

WebWorks Help 5.0: WebWorks Help does not search for words in parentheses

Client-size code to support localized word breaking was incorrect.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB350

ePublisher: Various failures when #s occur in generated file names for HTML outputs

Due to their special significance in URIs, pound (#) characters should not be allowed in generated HTML file names, despite being valid Windows file name characters.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB351

ePublisher: WebWorks Rasterizer not created under 64-bit Windows variants (Windows XP 64-bit, Windows Vista, Windows 7)

Printer installation software now correctly handles these 64-bit platforms.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB352

Simple HTML: Display options for "block" and "inline" images ignored

Simple HTML lacks the required CSS markup to achieve this effect. Implemented by leveraging available HTML 3.2 elements.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB354

JavaHelp 2.0: Glossary filenaming does not use name reservations

The JavaHelp 2.0 format did not reserve file names in advance. As a result, attempts to implement glossary file name markers were impeded for customers with that requirement.

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

EPUB356

Microsoft HTML Help 1.x: Russian TOC and index display as gibberish

The character encoding specified for the Russian locale in "locales.xml" was incorrect (1252 instead of 1251).

Support assisted customers as necessary.

Fixed

ePublisher 2010

2010 Release