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Id: 11934
Status: resolved
Worked: 2 min
Priority: 0/
Queue: Text-BibTeX

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Owner: ambs [...] cpan.org
Requestors: djame.seddah [...] free.fr
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Severity: Critical
Broken in: 0.34
Fixed in: (no value)

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Subject: Text::BibTex doesn't understand "conference" entry
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hello, i'm trying to test Text::BibTex module so I installed the latest version trhough cpan and then I ran the btcheck program in the package on my thesis bibliography some example of the error /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 7867-7871: required field 'booktitle' not present /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8031-8035: required field 'publisher' not present /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8031-8035: required field 'year' not present /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8072-8076: unknown entry type "conference" /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8098-8103: unknown entry type "conference" /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8224-8228: unknown entry type "conference" /home/dse/bibtest.bib, lines 8260-8264: unknown entry type "conference" but latex and bibtex parsed it without any problem my distribution : mandrake 10.0 kernel 2.6.3-7mdk (linux x86) perl -v = This is perl, v5.8.3 built for i386-linux-thread-multi I assume the package is too old ?
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After searching on the web found that 'conference' is an alias to 'inproceedings', added for compatibility with other software. Added 'conference' to Text::BibTeX. It should work on next release (hope to make it soon). Sorry for the delay on solving this question, but this module maintainer was changed. Cheers.


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