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Jun 28, 2006 12:22 AM

Munged URLs (or "web links get corrupted" in non-geek speak)

I tried clicking on a link in the "Lavender infused honey" thread, and got an error because the software picks up any following punctuation in the text.

That is, the link to got turned into because the link was included in a parenthetical clause - The poster wrote, "I recently discovered the National Honey Board ( -- they've got tons of info on their site."

I hope this can be fixed with some URL-parsing smarts - it'll confuse a lot of people if the URLs continue to get munged this way.

Here's the thread:


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