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PDF handler fails to handle correctly several CSS properties, and specifically position:absolute
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Description

this causes several graphical templates to not show on the generated PDF document.

specifically, maps that use pushpins placed using position:absolute, lose the pushpin:
see [[en:Buenos Aires]]

[[en:Template:Pie Chart]] just doesn't show:
see [[en:Brussels]]

[[en:Module:Chart]] doesn't show:
see [[en:Derek#Popularity]]

please see also Bug 45861, which was closed as "Resolved", for some reason.

peace.


Version: unspecified
Severity: normal
See Also:
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=45861

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Reference
bz50178

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to High.Nov 22 2014, 2:03 AM
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Kipod created this task.Jun 25 2013, 2:22 PM
Kipod added a comment.Jun 25 2013, 2:23 PM

ooops... forgot to add one more example:

[[en:Template:Chess diagram]]
see [[en:Eight queens puzzle]]

peace.

This bug appears to be with the Collection extension, not PdfHandler.

Aklapper lowered the priority of this task from High to Normal.Jun 23 2015, 2:49 PM
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Is this still going to be an issue with the new Proton service?

ovasileva moved this task from Triage to Tracking on the Proton board.Sep 14 2017, 3:49 PM
Jhernandez edited projects, added PDF-Rendering; removed Proton.Feb 25 2019, 7:07 PM
TheDJ added a subscriber: TheDJ.Jun 4 2019, 2:45 PM

Mostly fixed, though I note that in PDF the background of the legend of chart is missing, while in print it's there.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brussels

PDF rendering

Print rendering

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