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Bug 430 - Allow backslash and dollar character in external links parser
Allow backslash and dollar character in external links parser
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 343
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
1.3.x
PC Windows 2000
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2004-09-09 13:01 UTC by Michael Keppler
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:29 UTC (History)
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Description Michael Keppler 2004-09-09 13:01:09 UTC
Please add "\" and "$" to the external links parser to make the software usable
in Windows based intranets. "\" is needed for host based pathes like
\\servername\path\file and the "$" character is used for "hidden" network shares
in Windows.
This can be accomplished by changing function subReplaceExternalLinks in
includes\parser.php, so that
		$uc = "A-Za-z0-9_\\/~%\\-+&*#?!=()@\\x80-\\xFF\\\\\\$";
instead of
		$uc = "A-Za-z0-9_\\/~%\\-+&*#?!=()@\\x80-\\xFF";
where the change is "\\\\" and "\\$" and by
		$fnc = 'A-Za-z0-9_.,~%\\-+&;#*?!=()@\\x80-\\xFF\\\\\\$';
instead of
		$fnc = 'A-Za-z0-9_.,~%\\-+&;#*?!=()@\\x80-\\xFF';

With these changes the software works fine in a Windows installation at our company.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2004-09-09 18:28:56 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 343 ***

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