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Closed 5 years ago

#11182 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Category with ampersand (&) gets added to dropdown as &

Reported by: aldenta Owned by: azaozz
Milestone: 2.9 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.9
Component: JavaScript Keywords: has-patch tested
Focuses: Cc:


When adding a new category, the name of the category is added to the Category Parent dropdown via javascript after the ajax call completes. If there is an ampersand in the category title it shows up in the dropdown as & instead of &.

Steps to reproduce

  1. Go to Admin->Posts->Categories
  2. Add new category with ampersand (&) in the name
  3. Look at the parent dropdown

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Change History (5)

@aldenta5 years ago

@aldenta5 years ago

comment:1 @aldenta5 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

comment:2 @scribu5 years ago

  • Keywords tested added
  • Milestone changed from Unassigned to 2.9

Confirmed behaviour & working patch.

comment:3 @azaozz5 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [12236]) Do not show entities when inserting newly added category in the parents dropdown, props aldenta, fixes #11182

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