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Opened 15 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#8934 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Strip more special characters out of post stubs

Reported by: viper007bond's profile Viper007Bond Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.7
Component: Permalinks Keywords: needs-patch
Focuses: Cc:


I have a client who writes all of their posts in MSWord and then copy/pastes them into WordPress, including the titles. However their titles are pre-wptexturized() basically with fancy single and double quotes, triple periods converted to a single character, etc. These don't get stripped when creating the stub and that results in some really ugly HTML entity based URLs.

We should expand the list of characters that get replaced/removed.

Change History (4)

#2 @Denis-de-Bernardy
14 years ago

  • Milestone changed from 2.9 to Future Release

#3 @Denis-de-Bernardy
14 years ago

  • Component changed from Administration to Permalinks

#4 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

  • Milestone Future Release deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed
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