Bug#172132: [debbugs] Bug#172132: pkgreport.cgi doesn't cope with & where & is expected
On Sun, Dec 08, 2002 at 01:53:29PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 08, 2002 at 01:29:34PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> > I'm pretty sure that having the CGI script understand '&' is the
> > wrong answer. Using a totally different separator to avoid the whole
> > issue is probably the right answer.
> I've arranged for the CGI scripts to understand ';' as well as '&' as an
> argument separator now. If there are no problems with this then I'll
> look at changing the links we generate.
As an added bonus, & will now just look like an extra argument,
fixing the bug. Was that intentional?
Thomas "resc" Smith <email@example.com>
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