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Under Lilypond 2.18, the following does not work as expected:

\version "2.19.45"

{
g b c r-"Fine" \bar "|." \break
\tempo "Trio"
\repeat volta 2 {
c a f f }
}

The double bar at "Fine" fails to appear. The line closes with a regular bar.

I saw the discussion at Rendering second ending closing bar when followed by another repeat in Lilypond, and the hint in the manual to use \bar ".|:-||". However, no variation of the above yields the desired outcome.

  • Can you post a small, complete example that illustrates the problem? – ksnortum Aug 2 '15 at 14:20
  • I guess, the problem is, that while you specify how the next bar should look like, you never specify the position where this happens. In my opinion a | should do. The \break statement is concerned with page breaks and has no automatic relation to bars. – guidot Jul 28 '16 at 15:23
2

This problem appeared in a multi-staff score. Usage of \repeat was not uniform across staffs. When correcting this, the closing double bar printed correctly.

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    It would be useful if you include a full code snippet here in the answer that solved the issue. Also you can accept your own answer. This way it will be a good reference for others that may have similar issues. – awe Oct 1 '15 at 18:22

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