[erlang-bugs] Documentation contains "\011" instead of tabs

Niclas Eklund <>
Wed Dec 23 15:12:57 CET 2009


These has obviously been around for quite some time and surfaced when the 
doc-builder tool was changed. This has already been fixed for some 
applications but will try to correct the remaining applications as soon as 
possible. Hence, a patch is not required, but thanks anyway.

Best Regards,

Niclas @ Erlang/OTP

On Fri, 18 Dec 2009, Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:

> Hi,
> I noticed in quite a lot of places in the docs that instead of tabs,
> the string \011 is present. In some places there should be no tab at
> all (for example the docs for orber:install/1,2), in others (like in
> code snippets) it is meaningful.
> In my editor, just replacing \011 with a TAB gives misalignments, so
> I'm not sure if I would be able to make everything line up nicely, so
> I don't provide a patch. If you would like one anyway, let me know.
> best regards,
> Vlad
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