bugBKChem - Bugs: bug #20532, & and < is not converted...


bug #20532: & and < is not converted properly inside font-decoration tags

Submitted by:  René Genz <sobek>
Submitted on:  Thu 19 Jul 2007 10:21:40 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  general Status:  In Progress
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Beda Kosata <beda>
Open/Closed:  Open

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Mon 30 Jul 2007 06:52:36 AM UTC, comment #2: 

All the entered text is run through an XML parser internally and if it gives an error all the text is escaped. I will need to have a look at it to find a clever way to get around this.
Thanks for the bugreport.

Beda Kosata <beda>
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Thu 19 Jul 2007 10:27:35 AM UTC, comment #1: 

== workaround for < ==
type manually &lt;

René Genz <sobek>
Thu 19 Jul 2007 10:21:40 AM UTC, original submission:  

==How to reproduce==
start BKchem 0.12.0_pre2
select Texttool
LMB on the sheet, type &, press enter => & sign shows corectly
LMB on the sheet, use any font-decoration option (bold, italic, subscript, supcript) for example bold and type &, press enter => shows "&lt;b&gt;&amp;&lt;/b&gt;" instead of &

The same problem applies to <
Occurs on windows and linux python 2.4 and 2.5.

This does not occur, if you enter "&amp;" inside the tag manually instead of &

Seems like BKchem converts the opening and closing brackets (<, >) along with the & to ISO-codes.

René Genz <sobek>


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