[pmwiki-users] four character string crashes pmwiki
5ko at 5ko.fr
Fri Jun 26 15:38:07 CDT 2015
> Try using the HTML entity for "|", ie. "|"
Oh, it appears that some e-mail clients and mailing list archives render
the character instead of the entity. The entity for displaying the
vertical character | in XML is written with these characters:
& # 1 2 4 ; (remove the spaces between them)
Alternatively, you may search the documentation of your hosting provider
on how to enable or disable the security modules - sometimes it is
On 2015-06-26 22:22, Petko Yotov wrote:
> I am guessing your installation has the mod_security or something
> similar enabled. Try using the HTML entity for "|", ie. "|" and
> see if it can be posted and saved.
> People reading your page will see "|" and can copy the code, it will
> work fine when pasted to a terminal.
> On 2015-06-26 22:01, Selah Lynch wrote:
>> When I edit a page in pmwiki and I put the following four character
>> '" | ' (double-quote, space, vert-bar, space)... when I click save I
>> get a
>> "The Connection Was Reset" message. I also tried pasting within a
>> [= =]
>> and it make no difference, still crashing. Each character on it's own
>> not cause problems.
>> Any idea why this could be happening?
>> PS. This sequence of characters pops up a lot when documenting bash
>> commands... that is why I care!
>> Selah Lynch
>> pmwiki-users mailing list
>> pmwiki-users at pmichaud.com
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