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Bug 8874 - only a "-" with no (CR)LF
only a "-" with no (CR)LF
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Parser (Other open bugs)
PC Linux
: Low minor (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2007-02-04 16:49 UTC by Dan Jacobson
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:48 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Dan Jacobson 2007-02-04 16:49:58 UTC
Boy are you strict when a page needs just a "-" to do its special thing.

E.g., MediaWiki:Privacy. Only one byte allowed. No LF or CRLF or else
it becomes an embarrassing mess on the screen.

Not all environments/situations are sure to support producing
unterminated lines, so don't be so strict.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2007-02-04 17:05:23 UTC
Final whitespace is stripped from pages, so you have to *really* go out of your
way to produce such (eg invalid input and breaking the code).
Comment 2 Dan Jacobson 2007-02-08 23:31:23 UTC
Well importTextFile.php, which is what I use, preserves whitespace.

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