[tex4ht] Possible link bug in htlatex with biblatex and arXiv

Radhakrishnan CV cvr at river-valley.org
Thu Jan 24 20:03:48 CET 2013

On Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 4:32 PM, Danny Baillie <danny.baillie at otago.ac.nz>wrote:

> Hi all,
> I've noticed the following issue and would welcome comment.
> If I use pdflatex or latex+dvipdf on the following example, the link in
> the .pdf is correctly directed to http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.1888:
>     \documentclass{article}
>     \usepackage{filecontents}
>     \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib}
>       @article{ref, Archiveprefix = {arXiv}, Eprint = {1205.1888}}
>     \end{filecontents}
>     \usepackage[eprint]{biblatex}
>     \bibliography{\jobname}
>     \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref}
>     \begin{document}
>       \nocite{ref}
>       \printbibliography
>     \end{document}
> If I use htlatex on the same example (no htlatex options), the link in the
> .html is to 1205.1888 with no prefix (i.e. it incorrectly points to the
> current directory). The relevant part of the .html is (I've removed an
> unimportant span):
>    arXiv: <a href="http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.1888" ><a href="1205.1888"
> >1205.1888</a></a>
> so, htlatex knows about the right url, but it's putting an incorrect one
> "on top".

Can you please try the following in your document?


If this works OK and doesn't result in any other surprises, we will
re-release biblatex.4ht.

Best regards
River Valley<https://maps.google.com/maps?q=River%20Valley,%20Thiruvananthapuram%20Neyyardam%20Road,%20Kerala,%20India&vector=1>
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