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Space in Static Text

Hi everybody,

when using the static text property for one field in the syndicator, I have a problem with just setting a space. No matter how many spaces I set there, the tag in XML is always empty.

Do I have to escape this somehow and if yes how? Is there any workaround to create this tag with only a space between opening and closing tags?

Best regards


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Hi Christian,

I've tried to reproduce this on on my local machine. I'm using the latest MDM 5.5 Patch 3 hotfix ( If I add one or more blanks as static text, the result is the following:

single blank w/o escaping => <XML Tag> </XML Tag> (this is what you'd expect, right?)

single blank w/ HTML escaping => <XML Tag> </XML Tag> (this looks like a bug, because I'd expect the & n b s p ; in this case)

single blank w/ URL escaping => <XML Tag>%20</XML Tag> (looks OK)

The same is valid for multiple blanks (e.g. three blanks with URL encode result in %20%20%20). Is it possible for you to upgrade to the latest HF? If not, I'd suggest to open a CSS ticket on this one.



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