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Link In Comment Field Leads To Request Error (Doc ID 1613006.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In WebCenter Spaces it is possible to comment on things.

For example, a comment can be made on a message on the message board, or on a blog. An issue occurs when someone places a url in the comment field, for example ''. The url becomes a link that is clickable. However, when the link is clicked, it redirects to 'http://www.ora%3cwbr/'. redirects to

As can be seen from the above examples, after the 14th character, the code %3cwbr/%3E is placed incorrectly. This can also be seen when hovering over the link with the mouse.


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