CLOSED NOTABUG: Cooked vs Raw


  • sockdevs

    Continuing the discussion from Testing the ­ to bypass mention limits:

    The first quote was selected from here, which has a ­ in my mention so it isn't a mention; the second quote I typed manually.

    :wtf::question:


  • mod

    @RaceProUK said:

    The first quote was selected from here, which has a ­ in my mention so it isn't a mention; the second quote I typed manually.

    Selected? You mean highlight and "quote reply"?


  • sockdevs

    Yes


  • mod

    I suspect that the ­ character is there in the non-mention, but not escaped. Let me check something …


  • mod

    Yep, the soft-hyphen (U+00AD) is there in the non-mention, it's just not escaped. I copied the text into a couple different editors I have, and this is what they revealed:

    I'd say this is NOT_A_BUG.


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