Plus signs should be escaped by the Twitter hook? (BB-9415)

Issue #8279 wontfix
Kaz Nishimura
created an issue

Plus signs + are invisible in tweets sent by the Twitter hook, as in

They should be escaped if possible.

Comments (3)

  1. Elisée Maurer

    (Posting as a comment to this bug since I'm pretty sure it's the same root issue)

    The Twitter hook doesn't seem to encodeURIComponent the tweet content before sending it to Twitter's API, so putting an ampersand in actually terminates it. See for instance which was auto-tweeted from a commit message that said "Ensure player shooting sound & animation always plays". The tweet stops right before the ampersand.

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