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Forum interprets address within [IMG] tags as [URL]

Started by VanKlomp, January 01, 2011, 05:25:48 PM

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VanKlomp

When I try to post the following code, I am getting an error;

[url=http://www.gametracker.com/server_info/81.19.208.31:19567/][img]http://cache.www.gametracker.com/server_info/81.19.208.31:19567/b_560x95.png[/img][/url]

Preview works fine, and I see the image with the associated URL. However, when I post I get this;

[url=http://www.gametracker.com/server_info/81.19.208.31:19567/][img]http://cache.[url=http://www.gametracker.com/server_info/81.19.208.31:19567/b_560x95.png]www.gametracker.com/server_info/81.19.208.31:19567/b_560x95.png[/url][/img][/url]

You can clearly see where it's falling over, because of the http :// cache. at the start of the image URL.

Thanks

VK

kat

http://www.gametracker.com/games/cs/forum.php

If that's your forum, you won't get any help, here, until the SMF copyright's restored.

Arantor

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kat

So...

We're being asked to provide support for other forum software, now?

How odd...



Kindred

January 01, 2011, 07:02:25 PM #7 Last Edit: January 02, 2011, 12:39:11 AM by Kindred
Quote from: Kindred on December 10, 2010, 03:12:04 PM
???
Didn't I just go over this with someone

mostly, it's a problem with that website not using a standard url address format.

The problem is that smf interprets www as the START of a web address, so it is attempting to make the URL that is SEES into a link because that cache.www screws it up.


I honestly don't call this an actual SMF "bug" and I would prefer telling the stupid people who used that format of url to use a proper format.
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