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Opened 10 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#2620 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Quotes and apostrophes in a post title result in failed XHTML validation

Reported by: elyograg Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.0.2
Component: General Keywords: quotes apostrophes post title validation
Focuses: Cc:


If you enter both quotes and apostrophes into a post title, your index page will fail XHTML validation. Here's mine:


If you go directly to the offending post, it passes:


The "Writing Posts" page on the codex says Wordpress will deal with quotes and other characters automatically, and proceeds to give an example title that will actually result in the problem - "My Site - Here's Lookin' at You, Kid".


Change History (1)

#1 @Nazgul
9 years ago

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

Just tested this and it seems to be already fixed in trunk.

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