Error when creating a post with link which has special characters

(Doc ID 1988909.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Social Marketing Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : Publish

When attempting to add a particular URL to the post, the following error occurs.

bad URI(is not URI?)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Go to Publish -> Posts
2. Click on create a New Post button to create a new post
3. Add data for mandatory fields like title & select a stream.
4. Add the specific URL mentioned.
5. Click on Publish button. Wait to see the error on top.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, user is unable to publish content to the Social Media


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