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FS#594 - A '<' (0x3C) in a text object omits text to end-of-line in edit dialog.

Attached to Project: QCAD
Opened by John Harris (jhharris) - Thursday, 10 May 2012, 18:28 GMT+2
Last edited by Andrew (andrew) - Thursday, 10 May 2012, 20:03 GMT+2
Task Type Bug Report
Category QCAD (main)
Status Closed
Assigned To Andrew (andrew)
Operating System Windows XP
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3 RC5
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


To reproduce: insert text (te) “a<b” into drawing. Then open the dialog to edit (mt): the “b” is missing from text field.

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Closed by  Andrew (andrew)
Thursday, 10 May 2012, 20:03 GMT+2
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  r21509
Comment by Andrew (andrew) - Thursday, 10 May 2012, 20:06 GMT+2

Thanks. Confirmed and fixed.
Characters that are potentially affected by this bug are: <,>,&

Possible workarounds:
- use the property editor to edit such texts