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Item4786: ResetPassword oops screen escapes HTML

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Engine   Normal Closed   minor 4.2.0

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After invoking ResetPassword, I am redirected to the following URL:


The text, however, is over-escaped, showing < stuff in the browser:

<span class='twikiAlert'>  A new *system-generated* password for your login name 
    haj@MY.DOMAIN (<nop>WikiName HaraldJoerg) has been sent to your registered 
    e-mail address. If your e-mail address is no longer valid, please contact 
    <a href='mailto:haj@example.com?subject=Reset%20password%20request%20for%20%3cnop%3ehaj@MY.DOMAIN/%3cnop%3eHaraldJoerg'>Harald.Joerg@arcor.de</a><br /> 

-- TWiki:Main/HaraldJoerg - 08 Oct 2007

Crawford fixed this in the 'other' version of this bug smile

-- SvenDowideit - 24 Nov 2007

Summary ResetPassword oops screen escapes HTML
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.HaraldJoerg
Codebase 4.2.0
SVN Range TWiki-4.3.0, Sat, 06 Oct 2007, build 15172
AppliesTo Engine

Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed


TargetRelease minor
ReleasedIn 4.2.0
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Topic revision: r2 - 2007-11-24 - SvenDowideit
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