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Bug 235529 - Bugzilla puts &xx; chars as &amp;xx; in <title> tag
Summary: Bugzilla puts &xx; chars as &amp;xx; in <title> tag
Alias: None
Product: Bugzilla
Classification: Community
Component: Bugzilla General
Version: devel
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium vote
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: PnT DevOps Devs
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-06 19:07 UTC by Hans de Goede
Modified: 2013-06-24 02:51 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: 2.18
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-11-01 18:48:21 UTC

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Description Hans de Goede 2007-04-06 19:07:28 UTC
When you open a page with &xx; chars in the title, these chars are shown as &xx;
in the window titlenbars, instead of the character the &xx; represents.

Example URL:

Comment 1 Christopher Aillon 2007-04-07 01:52:27 UTC
Look at the source of the page.

    <title>Bug 184075: Cannot undo &amp;quot;Automatically save
changes...&amp;quot; option cleanly.</title>

We're doing exactly what the HTML source says.  There's an &amp; which we render
as & and then quot; following it.

You probably want to file this against bugzilla.

Comment 2 Hans de Goede 2007-08-12 20:16:07 UTC
Changing summary, hoping to get some attention for this annoying but probably
simple to fix bug, point your browser at:

To reproduce it.

Comment 3 David Lawrence 2007-11-01 04:04:01 UTC
Fix checked into cvs. Update should come in the next day or so.

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