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sr #107565: backslashes get stripped out of bug emails

Submitted by:  Earl Hood <ehood>
Submitted on:  Mon 03 Jan 2011 05:33:18 PM UTC  
 
Category: Savannah trackers - bugs, tasks, etc.Priority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 3 - NormalStatus: None
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Fri 09 Aug 2013 10:11:53 PM UTC, comment #2:

Yes, I am pretty sure \'s are still incorrectly stripped in tracker email.

(Sorry, I don't know where the code is that generates the email. I don't know even which vhost it's on, without researching from first principles. frontend?)

Karl Berry <karl>
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Fri 09 Aug 2013 08:43:24 PM UTC, comment #1:

Is this still an issue?

John Schmidt <johnschmidt4>
Mon 03 Jan 2011 05:33:18 PM UTC, original submission:

If a backslash is used in a comment for a bug item,
the email that is sent out when the update happens has
the backslash removed. For example see the following
comment:

https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?18112#comment5

Relevant snippet from comment:

((?:cid:)?|(?:(?:http://(?:www\.)?)?mail-archive\.com/)?)($mhonarc::AddrExp)

However, the email sent out removed the backslashes.
Relevant snippet from email notification:

((?:cid:)?|(?:(?:http://(?:http://www.)?)?mail-archive.com/)?)($mhonarc::AddrExp)

All the backslash characters are missing.

For comments that can contain code snippets (or windows
pathnames), this is a problem if one does not know to
go to the web site directly to see the unmodified text.

Seems if the backslashes are getting rendered correctly
on the web site, they should be rendered in any email
that goes out.

Earl Hood <ehood>

 

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