Pavan Kumar Sunkara avatar Pavan Kumar Sunkara committed 109988f

gitweb: fix esc_url

Earlier, 452e225 (gitweb: fix esc_param, 2009-10-13) fixed CGI escaping
rules used in esc_url. A very similar logic exists in esc_param and needs
to be fixed the same way.

Signed-off-by: Pavan Kumar Sunkara <>;
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>;

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 sub esc_url {
 	my $str = shift;
 	return undef unless defined $str;
-	$str =~ s/([^A-Za-z0-9\-_.~();\/;?:@&=])/sprintf("%%%02X", ord($1))/eg;
-	$str =~ s/\+/%2B/g;
+	$str =~ s/([^A-Za-z0-9\-_.~();\/;?:@&= ]+)/CGI::escape($1)/eg;
 	$str =~ s/ /\+/g;
 	return $str;
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