Sentence Which Contains Hyperlink Has A Hyperlink On All Text After Application Of Patch 13256309 (Doc ID 1933495.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 5.6.3 to 5.6.3 [Release 5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On BI-Publisher 5.6.3 version

Actual Behavior
Any paragraph that contains a hyperlink is incorrectly formatted in the published PDF output.
The hyperlink should be blue in color and underlined. Instead the whole paragraph becomes blue and underlined.

Expected Behavior
Only the hyperlink should be blue in color and underlined.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Execute the BI Publisher report which has hyperlinks in the pdf output.
2. Observe that the pdf output shows the entire paragraph in blue color and underlined.

Cause

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