User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008051206 Firefox/3.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008051206 Firefox/3.0 Place holders such as & or ' in rss code are not being converted to & or ' respectively. The place holders are rendering as & or ' in the live bookmarks dropdown menus. View a screenshot of the bug at: www.cat-bob.com/bugs/rssBug.bmp Download the rss code bookmarked to produce the error at: www.cat-bob.com/bugs/googleNewsAustralia-26-May-08.rss Subscribe to: http://news.google.com.au/?output=rss Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open this page www.cat-bob.com/bugs/googleNewsAustralia-26-May-08.rss 2. When firefox asks what to do, select bookmarks toolbar in the 'create in:' selection 3. Click on the new button in the bookmarks toolbar Actual Results: Place holders such as & or ' in rss code are not being converted to & or ' respectively. Expected Results: Place holders such as & or ' in rss should be converted to & or ' respectively.
RSS does not allow HTML in title element. so use the ATOM feed instead: http://news.google.com.au/news?ned=au&output=atom
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Component: Bookmarks & History → Places
QA Contact: bookmarks → places
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 252147
Bug 451915 - move Firefox/Places bugs to Firefox/Bookmarks and History. Remove all bugspam from this move by filtering for the string "places-to-b-and-h". In Thunderbird 3.0b, you do that as follows: Tools | Message Filters Make sure the correct account is selected. Click "New" Conditions: Body contains places-to-b-and-h Change the action to "Delete Message". Select "Manually Run" from the dropdown at the top. Click OK. Select the filter in the list, make sure "Inbox" is selected at the bottom, and click "Run Now". This should delete all the bugspam. You can then delete the filter. Gerv
Component: Places → Bookmarks & History
QA Contact: places → bookmarks
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