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Bug 915 - search redirects from www to en double-encode url strings
search redirects from www to en double-encode url strings
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
PC Linux
: Lowest normal with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2004-11-20 03:09 UTC by Chris Petersen
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:06 UTC (History)
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Description Chris Petersen 2004-11-20 03:09:15 UTC
I have a smart bookmark configured in my browser to search wikipedia.  However,
when it forwards from "www." to "en." any url string (spaces, mainly) get
re-encoded.  eg:

gets turned into:
Comment 1 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2005-07-13 20:55:29 UTC
Things in parameters are escaped by the rewrite rule.
Works fine for urls like

Please use the host.

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