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Bug 631 - Extended characters in category names
Extended characters in category names
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 337
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Parser (Other open bugs)
All All
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2004-10-03 00:38 UTC by Christopher Beland
Modified: 2005-12-11 20:19 UTC (History)
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Description Christopher Beland 2004-10-03 00:38:52 UTC
In Wikipedia, a category (since nominated for deletion) was created at:

"Beta" here should be stored as a character, not as an HTML entity, as in:

But this results in an error:

 Bad title...The requested page title was invalid, empty, or an incorrectly
linked inter-language or inter-wiki title."
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2004-10-03 00:40:33 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 337 ***
Comment 2 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-12-11 20:12:03 UTC
changed Component to "Page rendering" etc. same as for
bug 337: inconsistent treatment of character entities and illegal chararcters in

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