Closed Bug 195552 Opened 18 years ago Closed 18 years ago
The acronym and abbr tags treat line breaks in the HTML as significant if they occur within their respective title attributes
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.3b) Gecko/20030212 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.3b) Gecko/20030212 If source HTML contains a line break within the title attribute of an acronym or abbr tag, Mozilla treats it as significant and attempts to render it in the pop-up displayed for the acronym or abbr rather than just treating it as white space. For example, if the acronym SCUBA is written thusly: <acronym title="Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus">SCUBA</acronym> everything is fine, but if it is written like this: <acronym title="Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus">SCUBA</acronym> then Mozilla does funny things. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. try to view some HTML with an acronym or abbr with a title that crosses a logical line. Actual Results: On my system, I see a graphic character and a bunch of white space in the middle of the acronym or abbr pop-up. Expected Results: The line break should have just been treated as a single space and the pop-up should have been displayed without graphics characters and extra space.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 67127 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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