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Opened 19 years ago

Closed 19 years ago

#974 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Unescaped ampersands in Link Manager

Reported by: 2fargon's profile 2fargon Owned by: matt's profile matt
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: minor Version: 1.5
Component: Administration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


The bug is described in detail at

The excerpt:
I found an irritating bug in Wordpress 1.5: ampersands in blogroll URLs don’t get properly escaped. Thus, blogrolls that contains URL with ampersand in it don’t validate.

Quick fix: modify wp-includes/links.php around line 206 like this (add the line with + in front of it)

Change History (3)

#1 @2fargon
19 years ago

  • Patch set to No

#2 @ryan
19 years ago

  • Patch changed from No to Yes

#3 @matt
19 years ago

  • fixed_in_version set to 1.5.1
  • Owner changed from anonymous to matt
  • Resolution changed from 10 to 20
  • Status changed from new to closed
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