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Bug 235529 - Bugzilla puts &xx; chars as &amp;xx; in <title> tag
Bugzilla puts &xx; chars as &amp;xx; in <title> tag
Product: Bugzilla
Classification: Community
Component: Bugzilla General (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: PnT DevOps Devs
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-04-06 15:07 EDT by Hans de Goede
Modified: 2013-06-23 22:51 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.18
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-11-01 14:48:21 EDT
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Description Hans de Goede 2007-04-06 15:07:28 EDT
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 2007-04-06 21:52:27 EDT
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 16:16:07 EDT
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 00:04:01 EDT
Fix checked into cvs. Update should come in the next day or so.

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