[Mono-docs-list] [PATCH] Fix to enable lookup of malformamed generic types.

Jonathan Pryor jonpryor at vt.edu
Wed Dec 19 21:25:34 EST 2007

On Wed, 2007-12-19 at 19:43 +0100, Valentin Sawadski wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-12-19 at 13:33 -0500, Jonathan Pryor wrote:
> > I can't reproduce this.  What I'm doing:
> > 
> > 1. Navigate to System.Array.BinarySearch<T>(T[],T).
> > 2. Within the Right pane, Click the "IComparable&lt;T&gt;" link above
> > the prototype.
> > 
> > I'm then taken to IComparable<T> documentation.
> This is very strange, because it does not work at my machine (rev
> 91596). Do you have any idea why it is not working for me, but for you?
> (I'm not using Gecko to render the pages.)

Did you update & install *both* monodoc/engine AND

One of my recent fixes in monodoc/engine "fixes" "invalid" links that
were present in the imported ECMA documentation, invalid links of the
form "T: Namespace.Type" (note the space after the ':').

Clicking on these links would previously go to a nearly blank page
containing the only text of the link you just clicked.

An example of this is M:System.Array.AsReadOnly<T>, which in the summary
links to "T: System.Collections.Generic.IList&lt;T&gt;" (note the

Is it possible that the links you're clicking which lead nowhere are of
this malformed type?

 - Jon

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