Status: New
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Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 864 by jamesdlin: Hyperlink parser for the review description  
doesn't handle > characters properly

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What's the URL of the page containing the problem?

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Run post-review on a change that has in its description:
<> (which is the recommended form for URLs in plaintext)

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Reviewboard generates a hyperlink equivalent to:
&lt;<a href="";>;</a>;

That is, the trailing > is considered to be part of the hyperlink.
Additionally, a trailing ; somehow got appended.

What operating system are you using? What browser?
Firefox 3.0.6 on Windows XP x64 SP2

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