Quotation marks break links

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25 Apr, 2016 06:11 AM

I'm opening a new ticket because this one was closed 4/3/16 without the problem being fixed:

This issue goes back to 2011:

When a link is placed on the same line as a open quotation mark, the link code is displayed rather than a functional link, as demoed here:

Both Character/Wiki-Link-button code and HTML code break:
[[:second-character-name | Second Character Name]]
<a href="http://schiann-s-test-campaign.obsidianportal.com/characters/second-character-name">Second Character</a>

Only the links generated by the chain-looking link-button work:
"Second Character":http://schiann-s-test-campaign.obsidianportal.com/characters/second-character-name

Mac OS 10.6.8
Chrome 49.0.2623.112 (64-bit)

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by OPSupport on 25 Apr, 2016 07:43 PM

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    The development team is fully aware of the issue and has it noted in the product backlog.

    OP Support

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