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Bug 1113499 - [RHEVM] Special character handling on VM Description is not correct
Summary: [RHEVM] Special character handling on VM Description is not correct
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-engine-webadmin-portal
Version: 3.4.0
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
: 3.5.0
Assignee: Shahar Havivi
QA Contact: Pavel Novotny
Whiteboard: virt
Depends On:
Blocks: rhev3.5beta 1156165
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-06-26 09:45 UTC by Alexandros Gkesos
Modified: 2018-12-09 18:04 UTC (History)
12 users (show)

Fixed In Version: vt1.3
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2015-02-11 18:04:15 UTC
oVirt Team: ---
Target Upstream Version:

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Red Hat Knowledge Base (Solution) 1229303 None None None Never
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2015:0158 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager 3.5.0 2015-02-11 22:38:50 UTC
oVirt gerrit 29292 master MERGED ui: remove Escape characters for TextBoxLabel Never

Description Alexandros Gkesos 2014-06-26 09:45:10 UTC
Created attachment 912391 [details]
RHEVM - Special Characters on VM's description handling

Description of problem:Special character handling on VM Description is not correct 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): RHEVM 3.4.0-0.21

How reproducible: Create/Edit a VM's description with Special Characters

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Include special characters &, ', ",< ,> in a VM's description

Actual results: &amp; &#39; &quot; &lt; &gt;

Expected results: & ' " < >

Additional info:

Comment 1 Omer Frenkel 2014-06-26 10:25:38 UTC
i verified it is reproduced in UI only, in rest api the result is ok

Comment 3 Pavel Novotny 2014-08-12 12:42:32 UTC
Verified upstream in ovirt-engine-3.5.0-0.0.master.20140804172041.git23b558e.el6.noarch (rc1; post-vt1.3 upstream build).

Created VM with description & ' " < >
- VM -> General sub-tab shows Description: & ' " < >
- edit VM -> Description input box has value & ' " < >

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2015-02-11 18:04:15 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

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