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Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#712 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

HTML Comments in posts are mangled

Reported by: anonymousbugger Owned by: matt
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: major Version: 1.2
Component: Administration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:

Description

In WordPress 1.2.1, when a post contains a multiline HTML comment, the comment tags are mangled and destroyed.

This prevents inclusion of certain types of data within posts. For example, Creative Commons machine readable licenses are mangled.

Change History (2)

comment:1 @anonymousbugger11 years ago

  • Patch set to No

comment:2 @matt11 years ago

  • Owner changed from anonymous to matt
  • Resolution changed from 10 to 90
  • Status changed from new to closed

Don't use HTML comments in posts.

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