The Bookmarks of PDF Version ECMAScript Standard Are Broken

Jordan Harband ljharb at gmail.com
Thu Jan 4 07:25:42 UTC 2018


https://github.com/tc39/ecma262/issues/766 might be relevant.

On Wed, Jan 3, 2018 at 7:35 PM, Mike Samuel <mikesamuel at gmail.com> wrote:

> I think the spec is generated via https://github.com/bterlson/ecmarkup
> from HTML files like https://github.com/tc39/ecma402/tree/master/spec
>
> Maybe it'd be worth filing a bug on ecmarkup since that's probably the
> piece that generates the TOC in the generated PDF.
>
> On Wed, Jan 3, 2018 at 10:22 PM, Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com> wrote:
> > Thanks! Mike:
> >
> > I know the HTML version works perfectly well :)
> > Usually, I do my writing work in a low network speed environment, say
> Starbucks.
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Tim
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Mike Samuel [mailto:mikesamuel at gmail.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 7:19 PM
> > To: Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com>
> > Subject: Re: The Bookmarks of PDF Version ECMAScript Standard Are Broken
> >
> > Ok.  The "Table of Contents" links don't work for me in MacOS Preview
> but the equivalent in the left sidebar on the HTML version do :
> > http://www.ecma-international.org/ecma-262/8.0/
> >
> > On Wed, Jan 3, 2018 at 9:53 PM, Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com> wrote:
> >> Thanks! Mike:
> >>
> >> I mean the bookmarks in the navigation panel.
> >> Here's the Adobe user manual.
> >> https://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/using/page-thumbnails-bookmarks-pdfs.h
> >> tml Please scroll down to the " About bookmarks" section.
> >>
> >> Best Regards,
> >> Tim
> >>
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Mike Samuel [mailto:mikesamuel at gmail.com]
> >> Sent: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 6:50 PM
> >> To: Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com>
> >> Subject: Re: The Bookmarks of PDF Version ECMAScript Standard Are
> >> Broken
> >>
> >> Ok.  I think we're looking at the same document.
> >>
> >> What do you mean by "bookmark?"
> >>
> >> The links in the table of contents work for me, and I tried a couple
> other links which worked.
> >> Clicking on "%Array%" under 6.1.7.4 scrolled to something that looked
> relevant.
> >>
> >>
> >> On Wed, Jan 3, 2018 at 9:45 PM, Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com> wrote:
> >>> Hi Mike,
> >>>
> >>> Thanks for the quick response!
> >>> The file I downloaded is: ECMA Homepage -> Standards -> ECMA-262 ->
> ECMA-262.pdf.
> >>> The URL is:
> >>> http://www.ecma-international.org/publications/files/ECMA-ST/Ecma-262.
> >>> pdf
> >>>
> >>> Best Regards,
> >>> Tim
> >>>
> >>> -----Original Message-----
> >>> From: Mike Samuel [mailto:mikesamuel at gmail.com]
> >>> Sent: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 6:40 PM
> >>> To: Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com>
> >>> Subject: Re: The Bookmarks of PDF Version ECMAScript Standard Are
> >>> Broken
> >>>
> >>> Which pdf are you trying?
> >>>
> >>> https://www.ecma-international.org/publications/files/ECMA-ST/Ecma-26
> >>> 2
> >>> .pdf
> >>> works for me
> >>> in Chrome's builtin PDF viewer.  The cover page says
> >>> "ECMA-262 8th Edition / June 2017 ECMAScript® 2017 Language
> Specification"
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, Jan 3, 2018 at 9:33 PM, Timothy Liu <timliu at outlook.com>
> wrote:
> >>>> Dear ES-Discuss:
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> First of all, appreciate your hard work which made
> >>>> ECMAScript/JavaScript a first-class programming language on the Earth.
> >>>>
> >>>> I’m a technical writer. Recently, I’m going to initial a book
> >>>> writing for ES8. After I download the ECMA-262.pdf, I found the
> >>>> bookmarks of the PDF file are now working. I tried both in the
> >>>> browser and Acrobat Reader. It seems the older version PDF files have
> the same issue.
> >>>>
> >>>> Would you like to take a look and do a quick fix? It is very
> >>>> inconvenient reading without bookmark navigation.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> Best Regards, Happy New Year!
> >>>>
> >>>> Timothy
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
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