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bug #45216: makeinfo --no-validate silently fails for invalid node pointers

Submitted by:  Gavin D. Smith <gavin>
Submitted on:  Fri 29 May 2015 09:13:04 PM UTC  
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Priority: 5 - NormalSeverity: 3 - Normal
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Open/Closed: OpenAssigned to: None
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Fri 29 May 2015 09:13:04 PM UTC, original submission:

According to "(texinfo)Pointer Validation" validation of node pointers is not done if the --no-validate option is given to makeinfo. However, with the attached file, running "makeinfo --no-validate pointer_validation.texi" does not produce any output; nor does it give any error messages.

Gavin D. Smith <gavin>
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file #34122:  pointer_validation.texi added by gavin (101B - text/x-texinfo)


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    Fri 29 May 2015 09:13:04 PM UTCgavinAttached File-=>Added pointer_validation.texi, #34122

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