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bug #55099: undiagnosed error leads to misbehavior

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Mon 26 Nov 2018 02:15:45 AM UTC  
Category:  Macro - ms Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Incorrect behaviour Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Planned Release:  None

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Thu 29 Nov 2018 11:34:22 PM UTC, comment #1: 

  Add the patches from bug #55109 and #55136 and test.

Bjarni Ingi Gislason <bjarniig>
Mon 26 Nov 2018 02:15:45 AM UTC, original submission:  

I groff 1.22.3 this -ms file
produces this unrevealing diagnostic:

:0: macro error: diversion open while ejecting page (recovering)

It's hard to identify the problem when it occurs in a big document. It would best be diagnosed when the spurious .DS is encountered.



(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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