plantuml.1.2018.11.jar doesn't work with comments in config file

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asked Oct 9 in Bug by alphatan (120 points)
edited Oct 9 by alphatan
  • Reproducing steps
    1. create a config file, named plantuml.config
      • content (note the comment)
        ' comment
        skinparam dpi 300
        
    2. create a plantuml file, named some.puml
      • content
        @startuml
        Bob -> Alice : Hello World!
        @enduml
        
    3. run plantuml
      • command line
        java -Djava.awt.headless=true
        -DPLANTUML_LIMIT_SIZE=10240
        -Xmx1024m
        -jar "plantuml.1.2018.11.jar"
        -config "plantuml.config"
        -charset utf-8
        some.puml
        
      • error message
        Error line 0 in file: E:\Temp\some.puml
        Some diagram description contains errors
        
      • generated diagram
        [From e:\temp\some.puml (line 1) ]
        ---------------------------------------
        @startuml
        ~~~~~~~~~~
        Syntax Error?
        
  • Temporary Solution
    • Remove all comments in the config file plantuml.config
  • Affected versions
    • plantuml.1.2018.11.jar
  • Working versions
    • plantuml.1.2018.10.jar
    • plantuml.1.2018.9.jar
    • plantuml.1.2018.1.jar
    • plantuml.1.2017.18.jar
    • plantuml.1.2017.16.jar

1 Answer

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answered Oct 9 by plantuml (182,940 points)
Many thanks for the report and the detailled explanation, it really helps.

This should be fixed in last beta http://beta.plantuml.net/plantuml.jar

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