Forum: Ruby on Rails auto_link issue with email address inside <a>

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rien (Guest)
on 2009-01-31 22:46
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I think there is a bug in auto_link_email_addresses, if an e-mail
address is already linked.

This works fine:
<% p = "<a 
href=\"mailto:removed_email_address@domain.invalid\">removed_email_address@domain.invalid</a>" 
%>
<%= auto_link(p) %>

This fails:
<% p = "<a href=\"mailto:removed_email_address@domain.invalid\">Some Other 
Text</a>" %>
<%= auto_link(p) %>

And results in:

<a href="mailto:<a 
href="mailto:removed_email_address@domain.invalid">removed_email_address@domain.invalid</
a>">Some Other Text</a>


Or do I overlook something?
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