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Bug 21343 - Search and Replace: regexes not treated as multiline
Search and Replace: regexes not treated as multiline
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
UsabilityInitiative (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal minor (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Trevor Parscal
Depends on:
Blocks: 36111
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Reported: 2009-10-29 09:55 UTC by Calcey QA
Modified: 2012-04-19 21:43 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

See Also:
Web browser: ---
Mobile Platform: ---
Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

Screen print of the error (33.68 KB, application/pdf)
2009-10-29 09:55 UTC, Calcey QA

Description Calcey QA 2009-10-29 09:55:43 UTC
Created attachment 6738 [details]
Screen print of the error

Reporting against Babaco Release : r58199

Steps to Reproduce ::

1) Select a random page
2) Edit a section
3) Enter text as 
Sachin Bhatt  

4) Search for regex   ^([a-zA-Z '-]+)$

<<search is not identify the matching text>>

Expected Outcome::
Search should identify the matching text

Test Environment::

Browser (User-Agent):  	Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008052906 Firefox/3.0 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

Browser (User-Agent):     Opera/9.80 (Windows NT 5.1; U; en) Presto/2.2.15 Version/10.00
Comment 1 Calcey QA 2009-10-29 10:19:03 UTC
When the  info[a-z]*[^][a-z] use, it return the text infobox'actor where the ' is not searched.
Comment 2 Roan Kattouw 2009-10-29 12:41:27 UTC
Fixed in r58310
Comment 3 Calcey QA 2009-11-12 07:51:05 UTC
Reporting against Babaco Release : r58867

Steps to Reproduce ::
Use the same steps as above
Comment 4 Roan Kattouw 2009-11-17 22:34:44 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)
> When the  info[a-z]*[^][a-z] use, it return the text infobox'actor where the '
> is not searched.

Note that this is an invalid regex.

Could you try reproducing this problem again, and supply more details about the text, regex and browser used?
Comment 5 Calcey QA 2009-11-23 13:59:10 UTC
The bug is not reproducible. Therefore can marked as fixed
Comment 6 Calcey QA 2010-01-25 05:42:54 UTC
Closing as per Comment 5

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