" displays instead of quot symbol
Before a data package is uploaded to metacat the quote symbol looks like it should ("). I entered the quotes directly using Morpho for the abstract. When it is displayed online the text " appears instead. cmccreedy.3 is an example of this. The abstract and the data table attribute descriptions have problems with the display of ".
#1 Updated by Callie Bowdish about 14 years ago
Jing has fixed this and it has been tested on the Dev. test server using both
Morpho and the Form.
Here is Jing's comment on a similar bug entry (2517)
------- Comment #2 from firstname.lastname@example.org 2008-03-06 17:32 -------
This bug has been fixed (base on callie's testing). Here are somethings i did:
1)Use ServletOutputSteam to replace PrintWriter to send response of read and
query actions. So Java wouldn't encode the special characters.
2)Fix a bug in normalize method in MetacatUtil class - it will encode special
3)Fix a similar bug in normalize subroute in register-dataset.cgi.