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Julian Reschke updated JCR-4042:
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    Description: 
Currently GQL does not have a escape character. Adding the escape character 
will help in special character cases for example where a search term contains 
both colon(:) and quote(") character.
for example search string is foo:bar, if term is put in quote "foo:bar" and 
this whole term is considered as a single search value. 
But in case user need to search foo"abc:bar then putting this term in quotes 
won't work. But if GQL will have a escape character, then user can search this 
term using escape character. 

  was:
currently GQL does not have a escape character. Adding the escape character 
will help in special character cases for example where a search term contaoins 
both colon(:) and quote(") character.
for example search string is foo:bar, if term is put in quote "foo:bar" and 
this whole term is considered as a single search value. 
But in case user need to search foo"abc:bar then putting this term in quotes 
won't work. But if GQL will have a escape character, then user can search this 
term using escape character. 


> Adding Escape Character in GQL
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>
>                 Key: JCR-4042
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JCR-4042
>             Project: Jackrabbit Content Repository
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: jackrabbit-jcr-commons
>            Reporter: Ankit Agarwal
>
> Currently GQL does not have a escape character. Adding the escape character 
> will help in special character cases for example where a search term contains 
> both colon(:) and quote(") character.
> for example search string is foo:bar, if term is put in quote "foo:bar" and 
> this whole term is considered as a single search value. 
> But in case user need to search foo"abc:bar then putting this term in quotes 
> won't work. But if GQL will have a escape character, then user can search 
> this term using escape character. 



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